Hearing Loss; Recognizing the Signs and Symptoms

Say what? A short piece on hearing loss. “I think the dress is going to work out just fine. It may be a bit tight, but maybe I’ll lose five pounds by May,” I said. Mom: “What’s that?” I said, “I think the dress is going to work out just fine. It may be a bit tight,...

What’s the deal with Body Donation?

The Basics when it comes to Body Donation It’s always smart to do some research before making any major decisions or life changes. You may be asking what body donation actually entails, or how it’s different from organ donation, so I’ve made a quick list to cover the...

How can Seniors Safely Age in Place?

Age in Place Baby boomers may soon find themselves in a serious dilemma. Rather than planning ahead, many people only think of eldercare after a crisis has occurred. Our eldercare infrastructure, mostly made up of private pay options, isn’t quite the most affordable...

My Parent Wants to Stay Home Instead of Moving

My elderly parent wants to stay home instead of seeking care through assisted living or a care home, what do I do? We get this question a lot. First, if they’re planning on staying home instead of moving, are they able to perform all of their basic ADLs? If not, then...

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