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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 ...
7 Must-Read Books About Breast Cancer — Oct 11, 2017
About one in eight women in the United States will develop invasive breast cancer at some point during their lifetimes. This far-reaching disease affects not only each wo...
6 Great Games and Puzzles for Seniors — Aug 25, 2017
While it’s normal to experience some cognitive decline with age, including attention issues and slowed processing speeds, that doesn’t mean you can’t continue to sharpen ...
5 Fun Activities for Seniors with Limited Mobility — Aug 24, 2017
Limited mobility is a problem many seniors face, and research shows it can bring considerable mental and physical consequences. Some risk factors among older adults with ...
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...