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April 29, 2019
An elderly man and woman smiling while discussing paperwork with a caregiver.

Elder Care Costs Comparison

The population of American seniors is expected to double in size within the next 25 years, according to the National Institute on Aging (NIA) and the […]
April 29, 2019
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Top Signs of Elder Abuse

As seniors age and become more dependent on others for care, they also become more vulnerable to abuse, neglect and exploitation. Most people find the thought […]
April 29, 2019
An elderly woman smiling at a staff member, who is handing her a tray of food.

A Table for One: Hidden Dangers of Eating Alone

Weight Loss After her grandmother lost a considerable amount of weight in just a few months, Gretchen Kenney insisted that she move in with her and […]
April 29, 2019
A group of elderly people smiling with their hands raised in a workout studio.

Driver Safety for Seniors: Assessment & Resources

After she pondered the fact that she learned how to drive as a teenager, 72-year-old Marjorie Butler Norrie signed up for the AARP Driver Safety Program […]
April 29, 2019
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Senior Dental Problems & Underlying Health Issues

There’s an old saying about the eyes being windows to the soul. But the latest medical and dental research shows that the mouth truly is a […]
April 29, 2019
An elderly man smiling with his hands up while wearing virtual reality goggles.

Dementia Therapy & Music

The man had not spoken in three or four years. An older man in the late stages of Alzheimer’s, he could no longer care for himself […]
April 29, 2019
An elderly woman holding a pair of glasses, looking at a laptop screen as someone assists her.

Dementia Information Guide

Symptoms & Care You’ve probably heard the term “dementia,” but you may be uncertain about what it means. A fair amount of confusion and misconception surrounds […]
April 29, 2019
A close-up shot of two elderly women with glasses, sitting next to each other and smiling widely at the camera.

Dementia Patients & Dignity

Respectful Caregiving When someone close to you has dementia and spends an increasing amount of time in a confused state, it can be difficult to remember […]
April 29, 2019
An elderly woman holding up a mug close to her face as she looks to the right and smiles.

Elderly Depression

Symptoms & Care Does it seem like just yesterday that your mom lit up when you brought the grandchildren over? So why does she hardly smile […]
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