More and more younger people are impacted by the pain and discomfort of arthritis. The CDC says this isn’t your mom’s arthritis. It is also a leading cause of long-term care.
Looking out of aging parents is not easy. Planning will make it easier. These tips may help your parent as you think about your own long-term care plan.
Partnership policies are affordable plans to provide additional asset protection while easing the burden extended care places on 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.
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. Affordable Long Term Care Insurance can help pa
Actress Angela Bassett was a caretaker for her mom so she understands why planning for Long Term Health Care is key to retirement planning.
In 2012 U.S. Senator Mark Kirk (R-IL) suffered a stroke at age 52. Research is showing that younger people are now having strokes and TIA’s and the impact of such health events can create many issues for a victim’s famil
With research showing dementia victims are getting memory loss at younger ages has created additional pressures for loved ones. Planning ahead and seeing a MD right away are key.
Farmers and Ranchers have much of their assets in the value of their land. Long Term Health Care costs can threaten the ability to keep the farm or ranch in the family.
Generation X & Late-Boomers should plan for LTC. Impact of no plan will burden Millennials. LTC insurance safeguards income & savings & eases burden on family
A new 14 year study shows African Americans and American Indians have the highest incidence rates of dementia. This reinforces the need for all Americans to plan for the costs of extended Long Term Health Care
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. Plan should include funding your 401k and o
The pop & rock stars that played on your radio are now aging, just like you. Health issues which cause Long Term Care impacts retirement savings. Safeguarding savings with affordable LTC insurance should be part of your plan
May is a good time to pay attention to your blood pressure. National High Blood Pressure Month places the health and LTC issues of HBP front and center.
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
A new study confirms women continue to enjoy longer life, however that means they require a higher level of disability as they age. This means women must plan for the financial costs and burdens of aging.
British study suggests Alzheimer’s may be infectious. Questions still need answers but certain medical procedures may transmit the seeds of the disease. This underscores need for more research and advance planning for cost
Once thought to only impact older Boomers, more GenX'ers are suffering from strokes. The consequences include Long Term Care and burden on loved ones.
Staying fit and losing weight at age 40 becomes more difficult with age as your metabolism slows, but it’s not for the reason you may think.