Healthy Aging

Healthy Aging and Family Connection are Related

  • November 13, 2019

One cannot overstate the importance of family presence in a senior's life. Family creates a consistent social network and connection that directly impacts the senior's overall quality of life. Prioritizing family relationships provides continuity as a senior experiences change in…

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Medicaid Divorce

What is a Medicaid Divorce?

  • November 6, 2019

Harry and Wanda got married late in life. This was their second marriage, and both had children from prior marriages. The couple wanted their children to inherit from their respective parents, so Harry and Wanda signed a prenuptial agreement to…

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Nursing Home

Watch Out for These Nursing Home Contract Mistakes

  • October 29, 2019

Suppose your mother can no longer make decisions for herself and she now needs nursing-home care. You are stressed and anxious. The nursing home puts a twenty-page, single-spaced contract in front of you. You wish you could flip straight to…

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End Of Life

Making Sure Your Wishes Are Carried Out

  • October 23, 2019

The importance of making end of life preparations cannot be stressed enough. Many put off making these plans thinking there is always time. The sad reality is that none of us are guaranteed time. Others may be bothered by the…

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Reducing Loneliness

Seniors Reducing Loneliness with Technology

  • October 16, 2019

The holidays are nearing and unfortunately many seniors feel even more isolated during this time. Thankfully, technology has provided some interactive gadgets to help lessen feelings of isolation. One of those gadgets, called the GrandPad, is discussed below. The internet…

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Can an Entire Generation Skip Retirement Planning?

  • October 16, 2019

Planning a funeral seems to be more appealing than for the hard truths about aging, which include illness, discomfort and often, a loss of dignity. Always going their own way, boomers seem to have decided it’s okay to plan a…

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