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Memory Test

On Friday, February 27th, I take Dad to the doctor for his biannual memory test. The purpose of the test is to determine if the Canadian government should continue funding the costly memory medication. 342 more words

Guest Post: Financial Security Through Your Golden Years

A rule of thumb says retirees need 70 percent of their pre-retirement income to maintain their normal lifestyle. Some reasons for this include having fewer people to support, being in a lower tax bracket, having your mortgage paid off, and not having to save for retirement. 275 more words

Aging In Place

Getting Family On Board

Being a caregiver for an aging friend or relative can often be a time consuming and daunting job. At least forty two percent of family caregivers spend more than thirty hours a week providing care and seventy six percent of family caregivers say they don’t receive help from other family members. 470 more words

Senior Care

For Careseekers: Moving from Hospital to Home Care - 10 Must-Ask Questions Before Discharge

The discharge process from a hospital or rehab facility to home care can be overwhelming. Transitioning a close friend or family member back into their home setting raises many questions and concerns. 338 more words

Caregiver

Home’s Where a Senior’s Heart Lives

Older adults choose home. They want to age in the place that breeds familiarity and treasured memories. An AARP study suggests over 89% of seniors wish to remain at home. 428 more words

Attitude And Approach

1642 Yellow Pine Avenue for sale

BOULDER AFFORDABLE HOUSING-BUYER MUST QUALIFY. Lovely one-level living w/ 9’ceilings, open floor plan & lots of sunlight. Maple kitchen cabs, in-unit laundry hook-ups.

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Cold Outside? Be Safe Inside

It seems like this winter is never going to end. Oddly enough, there seems to be no mention of Polar Vortexes on the weather forecasts. Maybe it’s just not newsworthy this year. 405 more words

Senior Care