If you are a senior (or know one) traveling is a great thing to look forward to. However, simple tips will make that experience better and provide peace-of-mind for loved ones.
With our aging population, chronic diseases that compromise skin integrity such as diabetes and peripheral vascular disease are becoming increasingly common especially in long-term care situations. Careful attention and quality care are key.
A commonly known fact is that sleep is an essential part of our well-being. Many deprived from a good-night’s sleep will complain about a headache the next morning,
An AP poll suggests most Americans favor government run Long-Term Care services despite other options and the potential impact on taxpayers.
An aging America means products and services to service the Long Term extended care needs of this group is growing and evolving. Diapers are a good example as more people have needs as they age.
Bill and Hillary Clinton might be paying too much in taxes. One thing they could do is deduct their LTC insurance. Bill helped make LTC premiums deductible and Hillary in the past has supported LTC insurance tax credits.
LTC issues become bigger burden on mid-career women who tend to be the default caregiver for an older parent or in-law. An advance LTC plan before retirement is key.
Even if you work out, sitting for long periods of time at work or watching TV can lead to health issues that lead to death or Long Term Health Care. Getting up and moving around will help.
Skilled and advanced long term care for a private room costs break a national average of $100k per year for the first time.
Hybrid long-term care and short-term care policies are new options for Long-term Care Insurance. Consumers should weigh the pros and cons for each policy type.
Family caregivers suffer hardships when providing Long Term Care services. Most are untrained and create issues for those giving care and receiving care.
More American's are seeking help with planning for the physical, emotional and financial burdens of Long Term Health Care. A national consumer group announced the top 10 states for LTC planning.
May is Blood Pressure Awareness Month as well a Stroke Awareness Month. You should be aware of the risks and ways for prevention. HBP and strokes can cause serious health issues and Long-Term Care
People need Long Term Health Care due to illnesses, accidents or the impact of aging. MS is one condition that can cause LTC creating a physical, emotional and financial burden on family.
A new study shows that eating the right grains reduces risk of cardiovascular disease. This is key since as we age cardiovascular disease can lead to many health issues including Long Term Health Care and death.
The pop & rock stars that played on your radio are now aging, just like you. Health issues which cause Long Term Care impacts retirement savings. Safeguarding savings with affordable LTC insurance should be part of your plan
Advances in medical science allow us to live longer & survive accidents & health events. As we age the risk increases. People require care due to illnesses, accidents or the impact of aging.
Technology will give people who require Long Term Health Care additional choices to make their life better. Many Long Term Care Insurance policies will provide benefits to pay for advances in technology that may become avail
Health issues as a result of Obesity are a main factor in increased risk of Long Term Health Care. A new British study suggests drinking a pint of tap water before meals will help people lose weight. This could have benefici