During senior years, it can become challenging to manage finances and live on a fixed income for years to come. With the rising healthcare costs and other expenses, how seniors can maintain their lifestyle. Below are some money management tips for seniors during their retirement years. 1. Limit expenses during retirement years. Most people are … Read more How Seniors Can Protect Their Finances?
It is especially difficult for the family members to watch their loved one suffer through this disease. If your parent or grand-parent is suffering from dementia, he/she will need more care and support at home. Signs of dementia in seniors often show up gradually over a period of time. Also they may get diagnosed later … Read more How To Care For Your Loved One With Dementia At Home?
Millions of families all over the world enjoy Thanksgiving day by enjoying each other’s company while eating various scrumptious meals prepared. A lot of planning is done in advance to make sure the day goes as smoothly as possible. Everyone is excited to eat the yummy foods and the desserts. Many families at the same … Read more Enjoy Thanksgiving with Seniors
With more individuals being diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, dementia’s, other memory related diseases, cancers or any other health conditions, many family members, friends and neighbors are becoming informal caregivers. These types of caregivers are unpaid and they may assist their loved one (for example spouse, parent, grand-parent or neighbor) complete activities of daily living such as … Read more Signs Of Caregiver Burnout
When we think of caregivers, women usually come to mind. However it is becoming increasingly common for men to become caregivers either for spouse or their parents. 65% of seniors rely heavily on family and friends for their care needs. Women have been providing informal care to their families and friends. Women as caregivers account … Read more Growing Need For Male Family Caregivers
Most people begin to perform daily life tasks independently by the age of 20. Later in life or by the age of 70 they may find that they are unable to perform those tasks or fulfill their care needs. This loss of independence may create may emotional, physical and psychological problems in a person. … Read more How To Help Seniors Cope With Loss Of Independence