How to find out if you or your spouse qualify for it By Joan Lunden November 10, 2017 When my mom’s dementia no longer made it possible for her to live alone, I began searching for an assisted living community. After I...
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Assisted Living Locators Free Assessment Tool Gives Insight To Appropriate Senior Housing SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Nov. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The holidays bring families together. In fact, it may be the only opportunity that long-distance caregivers and family members have to observe their...
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Take these steps to find someone you can trust By Donna Rosato October 26, 2017 Most people who need long-term care rely on family for assistance, but about one-third get help from paid caregivers. Finding and managing outside help can be stressful...
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A booming economy and collaboration with the private sector helps Colorado serve its seniors better than any other state. By Casey Leins and Gaby Galvin | Oct. 11, 2017, at 12:01 a.m. Colorado’s burgeoning young population is not the only group to benefit from the...
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Markham Heid Oct 11, 2017 TIME Health For more, visit TIME Health. Your father keeps misplacing his keys, or your mother repeats herself. Should you be worried about dementia? If those seemingly minor issues are new ones, you’re right to be...
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By: Anne-Marie Botek The days are getting shorter, the leaves are beginning to turn and coffee shops have begun to churn out their much-anticipated pumpkin-flavored drinks by the bucketful. But for caregivers, there’s more to this seasonal shift than cooler...
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Paula Span THE NEW OLD AGE SEPT. 1, 2017 In April, Nancy Niemi entered Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, N.C., with cardiac problems. She stayed four nights, at one point receiving a coronary stent. Then she went home, but felt faint...
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AUG 24, 2017 @ 09:40 PM Robin Seaton Jefferson ,   CONTRIBUTOR “Most people don’t grow up. Most people age. They find parking spaces, honor their credit cards, get married, have children and call that maturity. What that is, is aging.” ~Maya...
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By LYNN KELLOGG – Generations                        Aug 27, 2017 A cousin called from the Seattle area wondering if I knew anything about services available in southern Florida. Her dad, my...
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BY MICHELLE LEE       @HEYMICHELLELEE AUGUST 14, 2017 This issue is the long-awaited, utterly necessary celebration of growing into your own skin — wrinkles and all. No one is suggesting giving up retinol. But changing the way we think about...
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