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What is a Therapeutic Fib? — Apr 25, 2016
Sometimes referred to as “redirecting,” a therapeutic fib is a technique sometimes used to help communicate with someone who has dementia. Chief Caring Expert Dayna St...
What is the Life Expectancy for Pulmonary Fibrosis? — Nov 17, 2015
Pulmonary fibrosis is a life-threatening disease that causes scar tissue to build up inside the lungs. This can make it difficult to breathe and can contribute to a variety...
Best Senior Living: Caring Stars 2016 — Oct 13, 2015
Today’s senior living communities are a far cry from the simple – or downright drab -- retirement homes of yesteryear. Today’s seniors and their loved ones have come to ...
Senior Care in 2015 — Sep 24, 2015
The results of Caring.com’s annual Usage and Attitudes Survey are in, and they reveal a wealth of information about the people caring for aging loved ones in the U.S. today...
Benchmark Senior Living Staff Training Makes a Difference — Jul 31, 2015
Finding the right senior living community for parents is no easy task. There’s so much to consider, in addition to cost and location. Long after you've read the reviews, ta...
Senior Driving Data 2015 — Jun 16, 2015
While elderly drivers may have a bad reputation on the road, they are not perceived as more dangerous than drunk drivers, teen drivers, and distracted drivers. That said, a...
Living Trust and Wills When Caring for Elderly Parents — Apr 17, 2015
For many adult children, caring for an aging parent can be a "take it as you go" journey. From March 5-8, 2015, Princeton Survey Research Associates International conducted...
Spectacular Salsa (Paddy and Nico) — Mar 11, 2015
Sometimes the biggest surprises in life come from the most unlikely people. Whether young or old, this video is sure to surprise you. Watch this duo dance their way into th...
Senior Wedding — Jan 20, 2015
Jacob, age 92, and Mary, age 89, are all excited about their decision to get married. They go for a stroll to discuss the wedding, and on the way they pass a drugstore. Jac...
Infographic: The Many Roles of the Family Caregiver — Jan 15, 2015
If you're caring for an elderly loved one, you're not alone! On a single day, you may assume several roles to make sure your loved one is living life to the fullest. We're ...