Okay, you’ve reached your “Golden Years,” but how much is it going to cost? Here’s some valuable information to consider. How Much Will It Cost to Age in Place? An important part of planning is thinking about how you are going to pay for the help you need. Some things you want may cost a lot.…

Looking for a health aide or another service is daunting. I get so confused going through all of the pages that come up with when I search and it becomes very frustrating.  It really should NOT be that difficult and it needs not to be. However, there is another solution to make it EASY…it’s called…

If you are a senior or disabled utilizing the services of a health aide, one of the worst scenarios is to be living at home is without air conditioning.  Perhaps you live in a retirement community, assisted living or memory care facility; air conditioners still need maintenance. (I know as I have personally worked for…

CORONAVIRUS Common Sense Since they are calling on Respiratory Therapists to help fight the Coronavirus, and I am a retired one, too old to work in a hospital setting, I’m going to share some common sense wisdom with those that have the virus and are trying to stay home. If my advice is followed as…

SARS-CoV-2 stability similar to original SARS virus. The virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is stable for several hours to days in aerosols and on surfaces, according to a new study from National Institutes of Health, CDC, UCLA and Princeton University scientists in The New England Journal of Medicine. The scientists found that severe acute…

Eeek! Should you really be driving as a senior? Many studies show as we age, we lose some of our important sensors such as hearing, eye sight, and just not being able to use our limbs and muscles as we did when we were younger. Working with seniors for so many years, I pleaded with…