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Only Child Caregiver Guide for Senior Parents

February 7th, 2019 by John Wilson

While many families have multiple children, who can split up the tasks involved with caring for aging parents, only children caring for those who need senior assisted living face an even greater challenge. The good news is you aren’t truly alone. The following guide will help you take good care of your parents, even if… Read More »

4 Ways Families Can Help Senior Loved Ones With Hearing Loss

February 5th, 2019 by John Wilson

Hearing loss is one of the most common problems among the elderly. Sometimes this issue relates to a specific condition, while others suffer from hearing loss due to normal symptoms of simply getting older. Regardless of the cause of hearing loss for those in senior care in OKC, it can be frustrating, not only for… Read More »

The Differences Between Veterans Benefits and Medicare

January 29th, 2019 by John Wilson

There are all sorts of financial assistance packages available for elderly adult, so many, in fact, you may find yourself feeling confused. Case in point: which form of financial assistance is better for elderly veterans to rely on when it comes to finding affordable assisted living options in OKC? Is Medicare sufficient enough or would… Read More »

6 Great Nonfiction Books on Aging and Growing Old

January 24th, 2019 by John Wilson

Your golden years should be the time to enjoy all of your favorite hobbies, but it can be challenging to know where to start or where to go next! If you reside in senior living, you likely have ample time on your hands to devote to your hobbies as much as you like. If you’re… Read More »

Talking To Your Parents About Wills and Estate Planning

January 22nd, 2019 by John Wilson

No one wants to face the eventuality of their parents passing away. Most people find themselves filling with dread at the mention of such an issue; however, you need to broach this subject at some point in yours and your parents’ lives, especially if they reside in assisted living in Oklahoma City, OK, or plan… Read More »

How to Get Your Siblings to Help With Your Senior Parents

January 17th, 2019 by John Wilson

Almost every adult either understands or comes to understand how stressful a job caring for an elderly parent can be. Gradually, it falls entirely on you to ensure the well being of the person who used to do the same for you during your younger years. On top of tending to your loved one’s needs,… Read More »

Certain Medications May Affect Your Memory

January 15th, 2019 by John Wilson

Memory loss and aging seem to go to hand in hand. After all, so many aspects of bodily health, including brain function and activity, begin to shift as you get older. However, not all forms of memory loss are natural or normal.   Each year, hundreds of seniors begin to experience memory issues as a… Read More »

5 Reasons Seniors End Up in the Emergency Room

January 10th, 2019 by John Wilson

As you age, your health will inevitably become more delicate and require more attention than it did during your younger years. However, the last thing you want is for your health to fail so drastically and suddenly you need to be rushed to the ER. Things happen; everyone knows this. However, it can help tremendously… Read More »

What You Need to Know About Your New Medicare Card

January 8th, 2019 by John Wilson

Some fairly recent legislation will be bringing about considerable changes to your Medicare card. This change comes specifically at the hands of former President Obama and his administration who, in 2015, put forth a new law that removes a person’s social security number on their Medicare card. The issuing of these new cards has brought… Read More »

6 Ways Seniors Can Boost Their Immune Systems

January 3rd, 2019 by John Wilson

Now that you’re getting older, you may have noticed your body and overall health have gone through some pretty significant changes. For starters, you’ve become much more susceptible to illnesses than you used to be. Any bug going around your home and/or other common spaces you frequent is sure to land on you. Oftentimes, the… Read More »