There are always health challenges as we hit our fragile 50s and beyond. Yoga and Meditation have many benefits. You still must plan for longevity but grow old with better health.
You hear ventilators in the news. They are important. Older COVID-19 patients are more likely to be placed on a ventilator. But what are ventilators used for, exactly? They are a key part of health care.
America is getting older and 5.8 million Americans age 65+ are living with Alzheimer's today. Family caregivers are providing 18.6 billion hours of care. There are things you can do to help your loved one with dementia.
Operation Warp Speed started a massive nationwide program to vaccinate residents and staff at the nation's long-term care facilities. Deaths have dropped dramatically as a result.
If you have a loved one with dementia, they will need a safe environment and supervision. You can make their home more dementia-friendly to allow them to stay at home longer.
More families live apart, and there is more isolation because of COVID-19. The amount of self-neglect among older adults is increasing at an alarming rate.
28 states offer some type of tax credit or deduction for Long-Term Care Insurance. A new measure introduced by a Nebraska state senator would provide a new tax credit for Nebraskans as they plan for Long-Term Care.
Despite the perception that long-term care insurance is expensive, the reality is policies are very affordable for most people. Plus, experts suggest ways to make them even more affordable.
Another research study is showing the significant impact caregiving is having on American families. Without long-term care insurance, family members become caregivers. A growing number of loved ones find themselves in this role.