Long Term Care Link
The National Care Planning Council and Long Term Care Link - A Comprehensive Resource for Eldercare, Senior Care, and Long Term Care Planning
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In the U.S., over one million Americans suffer from Parkinsons disease (approximately 10 million worldwide).
If and when my parent passes away,which will likely take place in my own home, I wouldnt know what to do.
The specialty of Elder Law is becoming more important as our population ages. People are living longer, but in many cases, are not living better.
Most of those receiving long-term care and most caregivers prefer a home environment.
As in any area of consumer spending, knowing what to look for and what strategies to use in arranging for paid care services can often result in saving money.
Age related physical changes, mental conditions, health conditions, and even medications increase the risk of injury. Falling is the leading cause of injury among seniors ages 65 and older.
40 years ago - May 7th - marked the end of the Vietnam War. Many of those alive 40 years ago can still easily recall where they were on the 7th of May and what they were doing on that memorable day.
VA Is Looking for Authority from Congress to Institute a 3 Year Look Back and Penalty for Veterans Pension
Second of a series of analysis regarding the proposed legislation.
Proposed Legislation for Look Back and Penalty for VA Veterans Pension - The Rise and Fall of the Pension Poachers
A first of a series of analysis regarding the proposed legislation.
Why do you need to know about mesothelioma?
Understanding the differences between Alzheimer's and dementia can be confusing.
Understanding the various types of Life Insurance policies can be a daunting but a little bit of education can go a long way.
Cold weather can bring more than just a white Christmas. It also brings a number of hazards which can cause slips and falls.
Taking care of elderly loved ones can be very exhausting, especially during the holidays.
Adults 65 years of age or older are at increased risk for pneumococcal disease.
It is common, as time goes along, for the elderly to become unable to make sound decisions about a variety of issues includes finances, health care and managing themselves at home.
Arthritis affects millions of people of all ages, including children (1 in every 250 children in the United States each year).
Getting old is financially scary. No matter how much money one may have, thinking about covering the expenses associated with aging or dealing with the unknown can be extremely scary.
Aging seniors and their family caregivers often become overwhelmed by the myriad of issues they face as their health declines and they lose their ability to remain independent. Losing independence generally happens gradually, but can come quickly without warning.
An aging senior is someone who is facing his or her remaining or final years of life. Perhaps because of frailty or poor health or simply advanced age, this person is anticipating the end-of-life. An aging senior is no longer climbing the hill of life but has reached the pinnacle and is looking down the other side.