Discussions of retirement planning focus mainly on money--whether you'll have enough and how you'll spend it. Financial considerations are infused in most retirement choices. Here are five decisions you must make before you retire.
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Exercise should ideally be a part of everyone's lifestyle, regardless of age. This is because being active on a regular basis promotes both your physical and mental wellbeing. For older adults, riding a bike is an accessible and efficacious way to stay fit. Luckily for you, Colorado presents just the kind of beautiful environment that can support this. Read about the benefits of cycling for seniors and consider starting this activity today.
When it's time to start looking for hospice care, your choices can seem overwhelming. You want the best quality care available, which is why it's important to make an informed decision about which provider you should turn to. While most facilities offer the same basic services, the little details about care plans and support can make a huge difference. Whether you're searching for yourself or for a loved one, there are a few crucial considerations to make as you research your decision. Here's how to choose the best hospice care provider for yourself and your loved ones.
There are many signs and symptoms of dementia, but sometime forgetfulness is just forgetfulness.
The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment has released draft guidance that would allow indoor visits at residential care facilities and nursing homes.
The flu vaccine will be available in most places Sept. 1. A public health nurse explains why it's especially important to get vaccinated for it this year.
The social isolation older adults are experiencing as they try to stay safe from the coronavirus pandemic is raising new mental health risks, but people can take steps to protect themselves.
As you get older, it becomes even more important to remain active so you can stay healthy, stay mobile, and prevent complications such as diabetes. If you are looking to help a loved one remain active, then you should consider getting them exercise equipment for their home.
Social distancing carries special risks and feelings of loneliness for older adults that can impact health.
More than two-thirds of Americans do not have a will and estate plan, potentially creating confusion for heirs.