Caring for Your Aging Dad as You Approach Retirement

Caring for Your Aging Dad as You Approach Retirement

Caring for Your Aging Dad should be planned before it becomes an emergency. Talk with your father and find out what is important to him. Let him know that an estate plan will help the people he loves as well as protect him.

What Do I Need to ‘Age in Place’?

What Do I Need to ‘Age in Place’

Home modification is the official term (from the Americans with Disabilities Act) for renovations and remodels aimed for use by the elderly or the impaired. It means physically changing your home, removing potential hazards, and making it more accessible to continue living in it independently. Bankrate’s recent article entitled “The best home modifications for aging […]

What Helps Create the Best End-Of-Life Plan?

Best end-of-life plan

A new study explores how specialized care providers can navigate conversations about end-of-life care and help patients optimize their quality of life and mitigate suffering.

Can End-of-Life Planning Increase Control for Cancer Patients?

Can End-of-Life Planning Increase Control for Cancer Patients

An end-of-life program that enables patients with advanced cancer to document their wishes can enhance feelings of life completion, improve relationships with healthcare providers and decrease death-related anxiety, according to a presentation at the 2021 Virtual Association of Community Cancer Centers National Oncology Conference.