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Recent Articles

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 …

The Best Long-Term Care Insurance Companies

Golden Care Long Term Care Insurance Provider

Did you know that 70 percent of people who reach age 65 will need Long-Term Care services at some point in their lives? Long-term care insurance (LTCi) provides benefits for …

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.

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

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 …

The Best Long-Term Care Insurance Companies

Golden Care Long Term Care Insurance Provider

Did you know that 70 percent of people who reach age 65 will need Long-Term Care services at some point in their lives? Long-term care insurance (LTCi) provides benefits for …

Best Tips on How to Move Your Aging Parent

The National LTC Ombudsman Resources

The LTC Ombudsman program plays an important role in protecting and representing older adults at elder care centers. What are these programs and how can you access the resources?

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

The Best Tools for Medication Management

Best Vitamin B12 Supplement Brands for Older Adults

Did you know that a Vitamin B12 deficiency can put your aging loved one at greater risk of Dementia? To help you understand the best supplements available we have provided …

Chronic Kidney Disease

What is Chronic Kidney Disease?

Did you know that chronic kidney disease (CKD) kills more people than breast or prostate cancer annually? In 2013, more than 47,000 Americans died from kidney disease. Today, more than …

9 Tips for Managing Your Medications

The Top 5 Benefits of Discount Medication

Search for your next prescription medication and you may find it up-to 80% less at a pharmacy nearby.

New Care Technologies

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!

What Are the Best Brain Training Apps?

What Are the Best Brain Training Apps?

In our research, we’ve found the four best brain training mobile applications out there are Lumosity, Elevate, Peak, and Fit Brains Trainer.

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

Izzy Camilleri – 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.