Future of Healthcare: Medical Home Model

With the advent of healthcare reform and the need to treat the aging population who have chronic medical conditions without bankrupting the payment system, new ideas to treat all Americans are coming to the forefront. One such strategy which hopes to close the gap in the nation’s healthcare is called the medical home care model. … Read moreFuture of Healthcare: Medical Home Model

Blue Zones: How to Live 100 Years

People have searched for the fountain of youth for centuries.  We still look for a way to live not only for a long time, but to live healthfully. Pills, potions and serums to beat “old age” are a million (perhaps even billion) dollar a year industry. It seems that there are four places in the … Read moreBlue Zones: How to Live 100 Years

Elder & Driving: Still Safe to Get Behind the Wheel

A car means freedom and independence.  We all love the feeling of driving down the road on our way anyplace for an adventure. Unfortunately, as we age several roadblocks can pop up to force us to examine if this freedom is worth the price for not only the driver but everyone else on the road … Read moreElder & Driving: Still Safe to Get Behind the Wheel