Age-In-Place

It’s no secret that growing older comes with certain challenges. For many seniors, old age can make taken-for-granted tasks much...

Aging in place is a great option for many seniors, but it can also pose challenges for loved ones who...

Falls can cause serious injuries that take a long time to heal. They can lead to permanent mobility problems that...

Most of us want to age-in-place. But can we? Affordable, accessible and well-located housing affects the quality of life for...

Are you or one of your family members having trouble getting up and/or down the stairs at home? If your...

Ever since Uber and other ridesharing apps came around, advocates for the elderly and disabled recognized rideshare as a concept that...

According to the Population Reference Bureau, the American population aged 65 years and older is expected to double up from...

After retirement, seniors often struggle to find purpose in their lives. Many are surprised at their lack of direction without...

Moving away from home and into a care facility can be a jarring experience for seniors. While moving to an...

Silverado Lake Zurich Memory Care has invited 15 firefighter-paramedics to participate in hands-on dementia training that will aid them in...

After discovering that your loved one has been  diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, you may have a series of questions about adjusting...

As the old saying goes, “Home is where the heart is.” That saying holds true for most Americans, but it...

When Joanne Harrison’s spouse passed away, the 78-year-old had no interest in moving. She’s healthy, has many friends, and her...

Baby boomers begin to retire in large numbers. Their kids are adults and have lives of their own. The boomer...

Former secretary of HUD Henry Cisneros’ mom lived in the house she and her husband bought in 1945 until last...

Have you seen this term in the news lately?  What is “Aging in Place?”  As our baby boomer population ages, this new...

Do-It-Yourself Updates for Senior Homes The body goes through a lot of changes as we age and, unfortunately, those changes...

It’s no surprise that many people want to do all that they can for an aging parent or relative. But...

Growing Senior Population Offers Builders and Remodelers New Opportunity The U.S. is getting older, and according to the U.S. Department...

Aging in Place Most people prefer to stay in their home or apartment for as long as possible. The best...

How the ‘Uber Economy’ May Threaten Assisted Living The so-called ‘Uber economy’ has created controversy about what the future of various industries...

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Garrett Ball
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Garrett is the founder/President of Secure Medicare Solutions, a leading, independent Medicare insurance agency. Since 2007, Garrett has worked with tens of thousands of people turning 65 or already on Medicare to understand, compare and choose Medicare insurance that fits their specific needs and situation. His latest project is 65Medicare.org, an online hub for people just starting with Medicare, which is focused on distilling difficult Medicare questions into easy-to-understand resources. Garrett resides in North Carolina with his lovely wife, Celeste, and three spirited children.

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