Archive for June 2017

Who Can Get Long Term Care Insurance?

Two apparent trends have emerged regarding the aging population. One: It’s growing, and as such, more and more people will require long-term care at some point. Two: a large segment of that growing population prefers to remain independent, living in their own homes, for as long as possible. In general, home care is less expensive […]

Prevent Heat Illness in Older Adults

The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat warning for Arizona and Southeast California. The warning forecasts temperatures of 110-120 degrees.  Excessive heat increases the chances of heat-related illnesses and death. It’s considered especially dangerous for anyone working outside during the day, the elderly and those without air conditioning. Of course, these symptoms can emerge whenever […]