Screening Questions for In-Home Health Care Services
There is a wide range of home health care services available from daily household tasks to medical care. Before identifying a health care service for information, get a clear idea of what you are in the market for, be it recovery from surgery or long-term care for a chronic illness. The first step i. . .
17th March,2020Read more
Retirement Planning Changes
In France, proposals to raise the retirement age are met with street protests. Yet around the world, the retirement age is creeping up; in the United States, it is moving up from 65 to 67. In fact, 2019 research shows that many Americans expect that they might never retire at all. People simply do n. . .
11th March,2020Read more
Keeping Your Home While on Medicaid
Homeownership is the American Dream. People work hard all their lives to own a home, and it is often their most valuable and significant possession. So when health begins to fail and the need for long-term care arises, we often get this fear-filled question from our clients: will they take away my h. . .
4th March,2020Read more
Which Wearable Medical Alert System is Right for You?
Your parent recently had a stroke and is returning home after a long stay in the hospital and in-patient rehabilitation. The care providers assure you that your parents will be fine returning home, but you still worry. How can you make sure your parent is safe at home? A medical alert system is a de. . .
26th February,2020Read more
Groundbreaking Research Discoveries on Parkinson’s Disease
Parkinson’s disease is a neurodegenerative disorder that causes a progression of symptoms including, body tremors, limb rigidity, Bradykinesia (slow movement), as well as balance and gait problems. The cause of Parkinson’s disease (PD) remains largely unknown. One well-known indicator of PD is t. . .
19th February,2020Read more
The Right Way to Address Senior Abuse
If you have an elderly family member or friend living in an assisted living or skilled nursing facility, it is imperative to stay attuned to the signs of abuse to your loved one. The National Center on Elder Abuse reports the most common types of abuse include physical (29%), psychological (21%), gr. . .
12th February,2020Read more