Workers can get ready for long-term care costs by putting money into long term investments or by purchasing health insurance. Taking care of yourself as you reach your later years however doesn’t need to put you on the brink of insolvency.
Have you ever gone to visit your parents or grandparents and wondered why their house is so warm? Well, as we age it’s harder to regulate our body temperature and that’s a normal part of getting older. This is also true for very warm days in the summer.
It can sometimes be difficult to have a meaningful connection with someone that has been diagnosed with dementia or Alzheimer’s, and this is especially challenging for families that have a loving history together - mothers and daughters, etc.