Month: December 2017

How older adults can get a good night’s sleep

All people need sleep. But older adults have some special needs and concerns when it comes to getting to sleep and getting enough sleep. . . . READ THE REST

Six unique gift ideas for older adults

Are you having trouble coming up with a good gift for the special older person in your life? Great! This is your opportunity to get creative and look beyond bath salts and fuzzy slippers, and instead, give a gift that your loved one will truly enjoy. Here are six unique gift ideas that you can use to make any day extra-special for the seniors in your life! READ THE REST

Is long-term care insurance right for you?

While many of us might not want to face the fact, the truth is — assuming all goes well — we will continue to grow older. Are you planning well for the inevitable? What can you do to ensure that you will be able to afford the care services you will most likely need later in life? One option that you might not be aware of is "long-term care insurance." Read on to learn more about what it is and how it can help you and your family in the future. . . . READ THE REST

Being open to history

One of my “go-to” places when I get discouraged is history. Just traveling back a few decades, let alone centuries, reminds me of how great it is to be alive today. . . . READ THE REST