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?
A new report shows we are an aging nation. This will impact your future retirement plan and health costs including long-term care which could mean outliving your money.
The fastest growing age demographic in America is 90+ and many living to 100+. The impact of living well into your ‘golden years’ requires immediate planning before you retire.
CDC announced some people should get their flu vaccination before the end of December. Those 50+ and children 6 months to age 5 are some groups that have priority concern.
Lowering blood pressure below target cuts the risk of death in adults aged 50+ according to preliminary results of study. HBP leads to many health issues which cause health issues, long term care and death.
Surgeon General says "we all are aging." Planning for long-term health issues becomes a key in retirement planning in protecting retirement funds and assets.
Skilled and advanced long term care for a private room costs break a national average of $100k per year for the first time.
Hybrid long-term care and short-term care policies are new options for Long-term Care Insurance. Consumers should weigh the pros and cons for each policy type.
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
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.
Memory loss is a major factor in a person's need for extended Long Term Care Services. Women are double impacted in that they need care more than men and they are caregivers for men as well.
Today Show host Matt Lauer discussed the need for LTC Planning with NBC's Jean Chatzky. She explained the types of LTC plans and the need to start at age 50.
More and more people in Illinois have long-term care insurance, and people are receiving benefits in record numbers. More people require care and LTC insurance protects assets & eases the burden on a family.
People with long-term care insurance are receiving a majority of their benefits outside a nursing home according to a new study from the American Association for Long Term Care Insurance.