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These must-read articles and critical checklists give you clarity, confidence, and up-to-the-minute information. Any time you have a caregiving question, you’ll find the answers here.

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How Telemedicine Can Help Seniors

How Telemedicine Can Help Seniors

Understand what telemedecine is and how it can help the seniors in your life.

In the News: Credit for Caring Act Looks to Save your Tax Dollars

How Do I Access My Parent’s Personal Records?

Why do you need written-legal authority to access your parents records? Learn more!

What is Medicare Part A & B?

In the News: Coronavirus Resources for Aging Adults

According to the Center for Disease for Controls (CDC), older adults and those with chronic medical and health conditions are at the highest risk of contracting and getting most sick …

Communications

The 6 Best Books about Caregiving

The Best Books About Caregiving

Are you looking for a book about caregiving? Here are six of the best caregiving books available today. Let us know which one is your favorite!

7 Ways to Thank a Caregiver

7 Ways to Thank a Family Caregiver

In honor of National Family Caregiver Month and Thanksgiving, here are 7 great ways to say “Thank You” to the Caregiver in your life.

How to trust my parents' caregiver and avoid conflict

How to Trust My Parent’s Caregiver and Avoid Conflict

When hiring a caregiver or dividing the care of your aging parent, follow these suggested steps to improve communication and set expectations to avoid conflict.

Financial and Legal Planning

In the News: Credit for Caring Act Looks to Save your Tax Dollars

How Do I Access My Parent’s Personal Records?

Why do you need written-legal authority to access your parents records? Learn more!

The Best Long-Term Care Insurance Companies

LTC Resource Center Long Term Care Insurance Provider

Did you know that more than 7 million older adults have long-erm care insurance? Long-term care insurance (LTCi) provides benefits for those with functional or cognitive impairment (read more about …

The Best Long-Term Care Insurance Companies

LTC Financial Solutions Long Term Care Insurance Provider

We know that long-term care insurance is complicated. It is important to take your time to understand its benefits and the best insurance company to work with. Long-term care insurance …

Home Preparedness and Maintenance

What Are the Top 10 Products to Track My Elderly Loved One's Location?

The Best Cities to Retire in Each State

Find out the best cities to retire in by state!

How to Select the Best Bed Rails for My Aging Parent

Once you’ve decided it’s time to purchase a bed rail, it’s time to do some research to find out the bed rail that will be the best for your loved …

8 Important Things to Consider When Choosing a Stair Lift

8 Things to Consider When Choosing a Stair Lift

To help make the buying process easier, here are the important things you should consider before purchasing a stair lift.

Medical

What is Medicare Part A & B?

In the News: Coronavirus Resources for Aging Adults

According to the Center for Disease for Controls (CDC), older adults and those with chronic medical and health conditions are at the highest risk of contracting and getting most sick …

How Reading Glasses and Presbyopia Connected?

How are Reading Glasses and Presbyopia Connected?

Presbyopia is the natural change in your eyes to gradually lose the ability to see things up close. This will typically start around the age of 40 and progressively worsen …

The Best Tools for Medication Management

The Best Automatic Pill Dispensers

For many older adults remembering to take medication can be difficult. On average, people over 65 take 12 or more prescription medications per year. For your loved one’s health and …

New Care Technologies

How Telemedicine Can Help Seniors

How Telemedicine Can Help Seniors

Understand what telemedecine is and how it can help the seniors in your life.

VA Launchpad Mobile App

The VA Launchpad: A Mobile App for Our Veterans

The Department of Veterans Affairs helps veterans with new VA Launchpad making it easier to access mobile health services.

What Are the Top 10 Products to Track My Elderly Loved One's Location?

Top GPS Tracker Product Comparison: AngelSense and PocketFinder

GPS trackers provide security and peace of mind. Let’s compare!

Well-being

The Benefits of Physical Therapy for Aging Adults

How to Live with Your Arthritis

By 2040, 78 million adults with have been diagnosed with arthritis. We have put together tips on how to live with it.

The Top 5 Adaptive Clothing Companies

IZ Adaptive – Adaptive Clothing for Seniors and Those with Mobility Issues

The fashion industry is catching up with the needs of those facing physical mobility challenges. In a recent post, we discussed what adaptive clothing is and the top 5 companies …

The Importance of Sleep for Older Adults

The Importance of Sleep for Older Adults

Sleep is just as important as eating well and exercising, learn why and how to improve your habits.