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    Most caregivers are relatives of aging or disabled family members. They almost always work without compensation, apart from gaining the satisfaction of knowing that they are making a difference in ...
  • Using Holiday Visits to Assess Older Relatives
    Holidays are a time when families come together. They can also be stressful for a family that hosts a holiday dinner. At some point, that burden often shifts from older ...
  • Addressing Ageism
    A writer for Forbes recently argued that the media needs to start “addressing the workplace ism that’s been ignored for years — ageism.” As the American population continues to age, ...
  • How to Avoid Will Challenges
    Few things are uglier than the spectacle of children or other relatives arguing about an inheritance. The law respects the right of individuals to decide who should inherit their property. ...
  • Helping Seniors Live All Their Ages
    There is a difference between remembering the past and living in the past.
  • Seniors Should Be Wary of Potentially Unsafe Products
    Ordinary products, ranging from food and over-the-counter medications to hand sanitizers and sunscreens, can pose a health or safety risk. Senior consumers can protect themselves by checking product recall lists ...