May 2014 Posts

Home Care Can Combat Loneliness; Needs of Those With Alzheimer’s Aren’t Met

These and other stories are in the June edition of the Caring Right at Home e-newsletter, providing information, advice and support for adult caregiving.

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Grandparents and Grandchildren Enjoy Traveling Together, Without Mom and Dad

Multigenerational travel with grandchildren – without the middle generation – is becoming increasingly popular as grandparents, who often live at a distance from their families, invest in family togetherness.

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Practicing Tai Chi Can Lead to Many Health Benefits for Elders

Medical research finds that tai chi decreases joint pain and the risk of falling for older adults.

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Elderly Deny Hearing Loss, Resist Wearing Hearing Aids

The National Institutes of Health estimates some degree of hearing loss in one-third of U.S. people ages 65 to 75 and in almost half of people over age 75.

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Couples Should Plan for Retirement Together

For couples, unrealistic expectations about retirement money and activities can cause conflicts that dampen the happiness of growing old together.

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Could Sitting Shorten Your Life? Managing Incontinence

These and other stories are in the May edition of the Caring Right at Home e-newsletter, providing information, advice and support for adult caregiving.

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