Is It Time To Start Looking After Your Parents?

One of the most distressing problems that come with old age is losing your independence. For those that are in their senior years, it’s difficult…

The Top 4 Reasons To Invest In A Knee Scooter

Ever since time immemorial, crutches were the only tools to help people who had mobility issues due to an injury to the legs, a disease…

4 Tips For Spotting the Early Signs of Dementia

Dementia is a collection of symptoms that can occur due to a variety of possible diseases like Alzheimer’s. It is not an easy disease for…

How To Find Honest Reports On Care Homes In England

We all know how important it is for the quality of health and social care to be monitored at all times. So today we’re going…

New Scheme Aims To Protect People With Dementia From Financial Scams

A new initiative has been launched across three local authority areas in Scotland to protect residents living with dementia from predatory financial fraudsters. And, if…

Expert advice for supporting people in their senior years

I’ve written a lot lately about how best to care for our loved ones in their later years. We all know that old age brings…

Let’s Encourage Older People To Keep Learning And Get Them #…

By 2050, 15.6% of the global population will be older than 65. That’s a staggering statistic which has huge implications for how we treat our…

Tips For Caring For Elderly Relatives At Home

I recently wrote about the challenges of caring for your elderly parents while they still live at home and just recently this has become a little…

Choosing The Right Care Home For A Loved One With Dementia

I have written a lot lately about the challenges facing us when our elderly loved ones need residential care. Source:  Flickr: Jonas Boni It is…

Have You Budgeted For The Cost Of Looking After Elderly Parents?

As a ‘baby boomer’ (born in 1964) I knew that having children late in life meant I had to budget not only for my pension,…

Caring For Elderly Parents When They Still Live At Home

Caring for elderly parents at home can be a challenge and a difficult balancing act between ensuring they are comfortable and well cared for while…