Old age is inevitable, and it is quite natural to stay at home as you grow older. Notwithstanding, taking a stride back to look at the future can help you choose whether to remain at home for the long run is the correct step for you.
As we age, the body goes through various physical and emotional changes and organs begin to wear out. That is why seniors have several financial and physical limitations.
Thanks to government, NGOs, groups, and organization that have sacrificed their resources to provide various services to the seniors for free. If you happen to be off the grid, kindly check with your local office for the aging to learn more.… Continue reading
According to research, the average American is likely to leave at least ten years longer than the parents. The U.S Department of Health and Human Services estimates that by 2030, people aged 65 and above will comprise up to 20% of the total U.S population. This will be an increase of approximately 7% from 2010 when the seniors aged 65 and above comprised at least 13% of the population.… Continue reading
As the saying goes, prevention is better than cure; it is very crucial for anyone looking forward to a better life to have an early screening. It is evident that the population of the aged in highly increasing and in the older ages, many may not survive if they can’t prevent some common diseases that claim the life of the elderly right now.
When the time comes in our lives to confront the reality of aging, we like reassuring ourselves that the best we need to do is age well. And we focus on what must be done to counter poor vision, weight issues or diminishing virility. Discussing regular exercises, eating healthy and in moderation hardly qualify as hot topics.
As our loved ones grow older, it becomes increasingly challenging to monitor … Continue reading
One of the most important things for families is the safety and the well-being of their elderly members. We believe that the people who raised us deserve the best possible home care, especially when they truly need it. That is particularly important if they suffer from the different conditions or remain disabled.… Continue reading
DNA testing is perhaps among the greatest breakthroughs in modern science especially in the field of medicine. Today, DNA testing is the epitome of human health science and other scientific fields as it helps in answering and offering solutions to some of the difficult human challenges. The secrets behind DNA testing are consigned within the various ways it is used in the society today. From genetic testing for paternity tests … Continue reading
It’s a common quote that a man is once a man and twice a child. What this means is that he has a time independence but at the beginning and end of his life he must be cared for by others.
The latter part of being cared for is something most people don’t like to think about. Denial isn’t the best option for dealing with future decisions. It’s best to … Continue reading
Driving is a part of everyday life for most people, no matter what our is age. The problem is that the older we get, the more we struggle with health issues that can affect our ability to drive safely.
Many adults face a dilemma as our parents reach old age: do we ignore the signs of memory and vision problems so that our parents can retain their independence, or do … Continue reading
Did You Know That Once You Are A Senior Citizen Your Tax Obligations And Deductions Change?
If you receive social security, and that is your only source of income, then you do not need to file a tax return this year (as social security is not included as part of your gross income.
However, if you have other sources of income on top of your social security, and your income … Continue reading