Aging

It’s no secret that I run a Facebook group for people growing older at home. It’s geared to the individuals...

Ideally, you want to ask all of these questions at once so that if your parents don’t have any of...

Last year in Bangkok, I met a very happy couple. She was 59, and he was turning 60 in few...

Are you worried about your mother falling at home?  When it comes to older adults, the home is a real danger...

In surveys, the overwhelming majority of seniors express a preference for aging in place. But as we grow older, physical...

Do I Need a Cane? Find Out Now by Answering 7 Questions Do I need a cane? Well, the answer...

Baseball great Leroy Satchel Paige asserted that age is a question of mind over matter. “If you don’t mind,” he...

In spending time with loved ones with dementia, you may find yourself wanting to explore new ways to document or...

The Importance Of The Doctor/Patient Relationship For Your Aging Parent One of the little known challenges with aging is that...

“Growing older isn’t easy.” I hear those words from my friends and family. It’s hard to see them suffer physically,...

Love, family, travel and adventure were the stuff of Carole and Jim’s fifty years of marriage. When Alzheimer’s came into...

Alzheimer’s is a real problem facing real people every day. If you or someone you know has faced it, you...

People put a lot of energy into being happy and joyful. I for one seem to obsess about the emotion....

As the world moves faster and faster, it becomes easier and easier to move from one place to another. In...

There are millions of senior citizens living in America today. While the idea that there is a robust community of...

Do you plan to retire in the near future and thinking about downsizing from the suburban two-story? The question comes...

Discussing home care services with an aging loved one is difficult conversation – but it’s particularly difficult if your parent...

Spending time with loved ones during the holidays means it’s easier to spot small changes in behavior that could be...

I asked my only brother to do me a huge favor. I asked him to write a draft of my...

Ten years ago, few people would have predicted that seniors would become some of social media’s most passionate users. But...

The lifestyle and concept of aging alone is not new, but in the U.S. more people experience aging at home...

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