For many individuals with senior parents who live in their own homes, mobility and safety is a constant worry. Declining agility and unsteadiness can result in falls with devastating injuries for seniors, as well tasks that were previously simple, such as getting out of bed, dressing or performing personal hygiene, may become
The Complete Guide to Discounts for Older Adults From discounted food to savings on haircuts, you can get all kinds of senior citizen discounts if you're 50 or older. Senior citizen discounts are one of the few truly great perks that come with getting older. You can start collecting senior discounts from
by Leah Dobkin A growing number of contemporary women are looking to meet like-minded people by participating in meaningful philanthropic efforts. The usual fundraising activities, such as organizing galas, are a lot of work and not particularly fulfilling for many. So, what’s the alternative if you are one of these women?
Most older adults are tight-lipped about card debt – more so than bankruptcy, relationships Millennials have a reputation for over-sharing, and they’re less shy than older adults about the typically taboo topic of credit card debt. According to a new LendingClub survey, more than three-quarters of Americans say card debt is something
Keep your loved one's credit and identity safe with these tips Credit problems and identity issues can be difficult to guard against during the best of circumstances, but for someone with a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease – a form of dementia that affects thinking, memory and behavior – preventing identity theft
by Harriet Gross Thanksgiving, and tragedy. How to put these two things together? Well, I’m going to try… We all know when Thanksgiving will be. But - the tragedy? Well, for me, it took place on Saturday, October 27, when 11 worshipers were shot dead at a synagogue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. I’m Jewish,
Navigating the fine line between knowing when to help and overstepping When psychologist Barry Jacobs saw that his aging mother’s mental faculties were weakening and confronted her about it, the two of them began to argue. Despite being an expert on aging, Jacobs, a Springfield, Pa.-based clinical psychologist, author of The Emotional
Perfect for Thanksgiving - or any other time. This pumpkin ice cream pie is unbelievably simple to make and fabulously delicious! Ingredients 1-1/2 cups crushed gingersnap cookies (about 30 cookies) 2 tablespoons ground walnuts 1 tablespoon canola oil FILLING: 4 cups reduced-fat vanilla ice cream, softened if necessary 1 cup canned