Long Distance Family Caregiving: Making it Work

Anyone who has been responsible for the safety and well-being of an aging loved one knows how difficult and numerous the challenges are that must be solved seemingly every day. All those unique challenges become even more overwhelming when you are trying to do them from afar. Long distance caregivers total almost 7 million in … Read more

Peek at AARP Life@50+ with Focus on Health Innovation

Two days plus packed with meeting people, learning about current resources for seniors & caregivers and gaining insight into some health innovations – plus LOTS of walking…that pretty much summarizes the working part of our trip to AARP’s Life@50+ National Event. It was held in New Orleans, so there were many distractions from work, but … Read more

11 Scam Fighting Tips for Senior Loved Ones (And Us)

Senior adults are often the target of unscrupulous people trying to get something from them. As their loved ones, we want so much to keep them out of harm’s way, especially when it’s the parents who protected us from the world a lifetime ago. Unfortunately, seniors are often easy prey for these criminals.  Scam artists … Read more