Siblings will often disagree on how best to care for Mom and Dad. Family finds themselves in a crisis without direction or resources. There are ways to make the crisis easier and help avoid your family going into crisis in the future.
When does old age start? That is debatable, but most Americans start feeling old in their 40s. We start seeing changes in our health, body, and mind, and these changes continue as we get older. Planning is essential.
Family caregivers understand how scary and challenging the job can be. You can maintain your independence and reduce the stress and burdens that would otherwise fall on your family by obtaining an affordable LTC policy before you retire.
Soon a blood test will be available which can diagnosis if an individual has Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia. This would be a huge advance in research and treatment of dementia.
New research says lifestyle adjustments might delay or prevent future dementia risk. Planning for future long-term health care still vital to protect family and finances.
We all use the bathroom. However, as we get older it becomes more difficult to do all the things we do in that room. With the virus, we can’t skip keeping clean. You or an older family member could benefit from these bathroom tips.
You use your joints. You might abuse your joints. With longevity your joints can suffer. Protect them as best you can before you get older. Prepare also for the consequences of aging sooner than later.
Today’s baby boomers are often living alone or away from family members. Technology and planning will help maintain health and independence. Advance planning makes it easier on family.
Have you planned to save enough money so you can enjoy success and enjoyable future retirement? Many people fail to consider the high costs of health care, including long-term care services. Planning is essential.