Month: August 2021

September 2021 Chicagoland Activities for Older Adults

For those who are fully vaccinated, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention — better known as the CDC — has come out saying that older adults can start doing many things that they had put on hold because of the COVID-19 pandemic. CLICK HERE to check out what the CDC considers to be "safer activities" that can experienced two weeks after a person is fully vaccinated and to read more recommendations regarding COVID-19 for older adults from the CDC. . . . READ THE REST

What Older Adults Need To Know About The HECM Government-Insured Reverse Mortgage

If you watch TV at all during the day, you’ve probably seen commercials for a loan known as a “reverse mortgage.” These loans are often directed and advertised specifically to older adults. . . . READ THE REST

How Older Adults Can Maintain A Healthy Sex Life

Many people want and need to be physically close to others as they grow older. For some, this manifests as a desire to continue an active, satisfying sex life. But as people get older, doing so might mean adapting sexual activity to accommodate physical, health, and other changes that come with age. . . . READ THE REST

Information and Knowledge Cure Fear For Those Considering In-Home Care For A Senior

Often, people who desperately need in-home care for a senior loved one still resist doing so. Why? For the same reason that people don't do things in general: fear. . . . READ THE REST

The Words We Are All Afraid to Say

“I don’t know.” I have now said this too many times to count. My message: be wary of those with definitive answers and complete certitude. . . . READ THE REST