5 Surprising Costs of Aging in Place

5 Surprising Costs of Aging in Place

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention defines aging in place as “the ability to live in one’s own home and community safely, independently and comfortably, regardless of age, income or ability level.” But are the costs too high? This article from MoneyWise...
How to help elderly people become more active

How to help elderly people become more active

The benefits of physical exercise are plentiful. This is especially true for people with long-term health conditions – such as asthma, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, epilepsy, and osteoporosis. Family plays an essential role in encouraging our elder loved ones to...
What are the symptoms of COVID-19 in older adults?

What are the symptoms of COVID-19 in older adults?

It’s important to note that adults aged 65 or older may present symptoms of COVID-19 differently than the rest of the population. For example, because the normal body temperature of an older adult can be lower, a temperature indicating a fever may fall below the...