Staff Writers, Caring.com



Recently Published on Caring.com

Scholarships for Student Caregivers — Aug 28, 2018
As the population of older adults continues to grow and life spans lengthen, more and more young people are taking on the role of caregiver for older loved ones. While the ...
Assisted Living for Seniors with Pets — Aug 27, 2018
Pet ownership can bring plenty of unexpected benefits for seniors. For starters, research shows that older adults who own a dog walk an average of 22 minutes a day more t...
Scholarships for Students Interested in Assisted Living Careers — Aug 27, 2018
As Baby Boomers age, the need for senior care in the United States is growing and only expected to expand more in the coming decades. And since more seniors today live far ...
The Best Medical Alert Systems for Seniors — Aug 07, 2018
Whether you are researching for yourself or a loved one, you’ve probably already realized that there are many, many medical alert systems from which to choose. However, not...
Grading the 2018 Midterms Candidates on Senior Issues: Jacky Rosen vs. Dean Heller — Jul 23, 2018
One of the closest races to watch in this year’s midterm elections is in the bid to represent Nevada in the United States Senate. As of late July, poll numbers show that ...
7 Unexpected Ways the Weather Can Affect Your Health — Apr 12, 2018
Unseasonably cold weather is being reported across the United States this year as winter transitions to spring. In addition to creating annoyances like derailed travel plan...
8 Senior Moments That Warmed Our Hearts in 2017 — Dec 28, 2017
Anyone who’s paid any attention to the news these past 12 months can attest that 2017 has been something of a rollercoaster. While the neverending news cycle was tough to ...
Best In-Home Care: Caring Stars 2018 — Nov 23, 2017
As the population of elderly Americans grows, more and more families are considering home care for their aging loved ones. In-home caregivers can provide much-needed compan...
The Best Podcasts for Family Caregivers — Nov 14, 2017
Being a caregiver for an aging loved one can be highly rewarding, but it comes with its share of challenges, too. Along with the chance to spend time with your loved one an...
Best Senior Living: Caring Stars 2018 — Nov 07, 2017
If you or your aging loved one is searching for the right senior living community to call home, you probably have lots of questions. For starters -- What type of community ...