Laura Voegeli - Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Why Doctors Shouldn't Treat All Older People the Same
NOVEMBER 15, 2017 | BY GRACE BIRNSTENGEL FOR NEXT AVENUE
Health care systems have very distinct doctors and procedures for treating children vs. adults — but the division often stops there. People ages 65 and older read more...
Laura Voegeli - Thursday, November 09, 2017
Inspect a Nursing Home Like a Pro 9 things to consider before choosing a facility
by Gary Strauss, AARP Bulletin (https://www.aarp.org/bulletin/), November 2017
When you buy a house, you first hire a professional inspector to give it a thorough, top-to-bottom review. But usually y read more...
Laura Voegeli - Wednesday, November 08, 2017
Make a Plan While You Still Can Don’t put off critical life decisions until a crisis
by Jane Bryant Quinn (http://www.aarp.org/money/experts/jane_bryant_quinn.html), AARP Bulletin (https://www.aarp.org/bulletin/), November 2, 2017
Most of us think about retirement (https://www.aar read more...
Laura Voegeli - Tuesday, November 07, 2017
Laura Voegeli - Saturday, November 04, 2017
"I wish I could forget the day my daughter – the light of my life – died." Prairie View is sharing personal stories of real people and their forgettable days on our website (https://default.salsalabs.org/T88ebba7d-0d8d-4bfb-b061-1b797fb0d25d/0707 read more...
Laura Voegeli - Friday, November 03, 2017
What God Says About Getting Older
Sep 19, 2017 by Paige
Imagine celebrating your birthday like you’re 10 years old again. Full of joy, excited for the year ahead, doing something you love with the ones who make you smile.
Why do so many of us stop celebrating as the years p read more...
Laura Voegeli - Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Laundry Pods Can Be Fatal for Adults With Dementia
by BEN POPKEN
Those brightly colored laundry detergent pods actually pose more of a danger to adults with dementia than they do to kids, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission.
A total of two c read more...
Laura Voegeli - Friday, October 20, 2017
Authenticity, Why it Matters (http://blog.thegreenhouseproject.org/authenticity-why-it-matters/) By Anne Ellett (http://blog.thegreenhouseproject.org/author/anne-ellett/) / Posted on August 1st, 2017
In Green House (http://www.thegreenhouseproject.org/) homes, authenticity matters read more...
Laura Voegeli - Monday, October 16, 2017
Kristine Theurer October 12, 2017
Loneliness, with its associated stigma of personal failure, is difficult to discuss and too often ignored or accepted as the price of aging.
But we can't ignore it. Studies indicate that one out of two residents in residential care homes are lonely. read more...
Laura Voegeli - Wednesday, October 04, 2017
#GivingTuesday ushers in the charitable spirit of the holiday season and is the most charitable day of the year. Since it began in 2012, it’s always been held on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving. #GivingTuesday may only last for 24 hours, but it’s more than just one day.
Do read more...