Tag Archive | aging
Changes in our brains as we age make us more susceptible to fraud.
As a caregiver, there is so much we don’t know, and I think it’s worth the money to call in an Aging Life Care Manager.
A few years ago, when we didn’t yet have a diagnosis, but knew something was wrong with mom and dad, we were concerned that our parents would be victims of elder-abuse scams. We had a major incident when my mom hired two contractors for the same work, one of which charged 5 times a reasonable […]
Robert Sharpe, host of Bringing Inspiration to Earth radio show, interviewed me about my journey to care for my parents. He focused in on the key topic I regularly evangelize — which is getting your documents, accounts and assets in order. Did you know that Consumer Reports found 7 out of 10 couples didn’t know about […]
Aging is like traveling to a foreign country and we need to learn to trust in others to make the most of our journey — in life as well as abroad.
7 out ot 10 Amercans who are 65 will need 3 years of long-term care. MemoryBanc focuses on ensuring individuals can find their documents, accounts, and assets when they need them, and could share them in a crisis with a loved one.
I return to visit my Mom a few hours after she was found on the floor. We aren’t sure if she fell since no one saw what happened and my Mom doesn’t remember. Within an hour of the “fall” that resulted in EMTs being called, she gets up and is moving around. For several months […]