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6 Best Walking Canes for Seniors — Aug 18, 2017
Mobility problems affect people of all ages, but are especially common among older adults. Seniors are more likely to experience an age-related decline in mobility, as w...
9 Exercise DVDs That Are Perfect for Seniors — Aug 14, 2017
You already know that regular exercise is important for health, but with age, it becomes even more crucial to move your body. According to the Centers for Disease Contro...
Caregiver's Choice: The Best Hearing Aid Brands — Aug 07, 2017
Age-related hearing loss is extremely common, affecting about one third of U.S. adults in their mid-60s to mid-70s, and almost half of those over 75 years old. While comm...
Caregiver's Choice: The Best Adult Diaper Brands — Jul 31, 2017
Whether you’re a senior yourself or are caring for an elderly loved one, incontinence can be one of the most difficult health issues to deal with. Choosing the best adult...
7 Great Activities for Seniors with Arthritis — Jul 26, 2017
If you or an aging loved one has arthritis, you're far from alone. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, some 23 percent of U.S. adults had been di...
Estate Planning by the Numbers (Infographic) — Feb 06, 2017
Having a will is the most basic step you can take in planning your estate. Without this document in place, it’s up to the government to decide how to divvy up your assets. ...
Senior Living Experts Answer Your Top Senior Care Questions — Jan 13, 2017
Caring for an aging loved one comes with some incredibly difficult challenges. Family caregivers are tasked with providing care for someone whose ailing health may mea...
The Cost of In-Home Care by State — Jan 07, 2017
In-home care can be a godsend for family caregivers who need help providing care for an aging loved one. These services also allow many seniors who want to age in place t...
Using Medicaid to Pay for Assisted Living — Oct 18, 2016
More than 70 million people rely on Medicaid for healthcare coverage. If your loved one qualifies for Medicaid, he or she may be able to apply for waivers that can pay fo...
Your First Day of In-Home Care — Sep 26, 2016
If you have an aging loved one who is no longer able to take care of themselves or needs some help with activities of daily living, chances are you’re considering outside...