Warm summer weather can be hard on everyone, especially hard on those who are older. It can lead to heat exhaustion, heat stroke or death.
Nearly nine million Americans deducted medical and dental expenses which can now include long-term care insurance premium costs according to a report released by the American Association for Long-Term Care Insurance.
Medicaid cuts are reductions in increased budget spending but the impact on your future long-term care has become a big concern. What is the impact and will private LTC insurance be an answer?
Individuals with Long-Term Care Insurance receive 35% more hours of quality care in the setting they desire according to a study. Quality care, asset protection and relief of family burden are big benefits.
Long Term Care Insurance policies work very well and are affordable when designed correctly. More people today investigate making Long Term Care Insurance part of their overall retirement plan.
Alzheimer's disease is expected to triple by 2050. This means you need understand the warnings signs and plan ahead in advance so your retirement plan has the money to pay for future care.
Health issues as a result of Obesity are a main factor in increased risk of Long Term Health Care. A new British study suggests drinking a pint of tap water before meals will help people lose weight.
A new study shows the cost of caring for those with memory loss is more expensive than other health issues. This cost tends to be out-of-pocket and in the last 5 years of life.
Skilled and advanced long term care for a private room costs break a national average of $100k per year for the first time.
With our aging population, chronic diseases that compromise skin integrity such as diabetes and peripheral vascular disease are becoming increasingly common especially in long-term care situations. Careful attention and quality care are key.
May is Blood Pressure Awareness Month as well a Stroke Awareness Month. You should be aware of the risks and ways for prevention. HBP and strokes can cause serious health issues and Long-Term Care
People need Long Term Health Care due to illnesses, accidents or the impact of aging. MS is one condition that can cause LTC creating a physical, emotional and financial burden on family.
Fox has been outspoken about living with, and finding a cure for, Parkinson's disease since he went public with his diagnosis in 1998. He has slammed 'disturbing' reports about his 'declining' health
Individuals and businesses can take advantage of special tax treatment of Long Term Care Insurance policies. This makes it even more affordable to safeguard future retirement income & assets from high costs of extended care.
A new study shows that eating the right grains reduces risk of cardiovascular disease. This is key since as we age cardiovascular disease can lead to many health issues including Long Term Health Care and death.