Archive for August 2, 2017
Do you have a family member that is voicing concern about needing long-term care? Genworth Financial conducted a study that found 55% of its respondents were the most afraid of having a long-term illness that would result in their being a burden for the family. Furthermore, these respondents were also 5 times more concerned about becoming a burden than dying.
It is unfortunate that many seniors in the United States have been diagnosed with some form of dementia. Alzheimer’s disease in particular is a common dementia diagnosis, and about 66% of the adults with this diagnosis are women. This disease is the sixth leading cause of death in this country, and the only disease in the top-10 causes of death that can’t be prevented, slowed, or cured. Recent data also shows that 1 out of every 3 seniors
Your home should be a space that supports you in every way imaginable. Not just in the sense that it provides a roof over your head and keeps insects out. No, you can absolutely go the extra mile and transform it into a center of peace and prosperity. Home renovation is something every homeowner gets around to sooner or later, but it shouldn’t be a chore you check off your list. It should be an opportunity to really spread your wings and show off who you are on the inside. Sprucing up your lawn? Bolstering your outdoor lighting? Let’s have some fun with all the things you can add to your home.
The more obvious, yet no less important part of this list, is landscaping. Not only is this a way to make the exterior of your home shine, it can even manifest as a practica