Gift Ideas for Seniors: Top 10 Holiday Requests Seniors Likely Want But Won’t Ask For
Instead of giving Grandma another blanket or pair of socks this year, give her what she really wants: your time and attention. You may not be able to add these 10 gift ideas to a shopping list, but you can bet they’re on your loved one’s wish list.
5 Tips for Family Caregivers
I recently spent a weekend with eight of my college roommates for our annual get-together. Through the years we’ve always shared our life events, so it came as no surprise that our conversation turned to the topic of family caregiving. Like millions of fiftysomething women in the U.S. today, my former roomies are struggling to navigate the health care system on behalf of their parents – who now turn to them for help. “Information is power,” I told them. “So let …
15 Tips To Help Your Older Adults Move
On one hand, moving can be exciting for young people. On the other hand, moving disrupts emotionally for older adults. There are a lot of advantages of move which can turn out to be beneficial for most seniors. The upsides of the move such as, a new locations, healthy nutrition, socialization, better families and so on help older adults breathe in a healthy and happy environment Moving to a new place gives an opportunity to bask in the amenities offered by the surrounding of your new residence. It cannot be denied that moving is not a smooth process. It is strenuous and labor intensive. Especially, when you are moving with the senior members of your family at an unknown destination, moving becomes arduous, as the relocation brings a psychological disturbance for older citizens.…
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
Spring Cleaning a Senior’s Home: 5 Tips to Get It Done
Spring cleaning is such a refreshing annual tradition. A brightened, fresh clean home makes all the hard work worth it. But if your senior loved one hasn’t been able to keep up with regular housekeeping chores, you may be facing a daunting task. Where to begin? Start with this list.