Pain, Pain, Go Away

Show these top pain doctors where it hurts—they can help. Few things wring the fun out of life the way pain can. And as we age, we’re more likely to experience discomfort: According to a 2010 study[1], most… Read More

When a Little Time is All You Need

Imagine this scenario: You are working, out to lunch, or taking your children from one activity to the next – and your phone starts ringing from an unknown number. You worriedly answer the call to find out that… Read More

How to Develop Trust & Reliability With Your New Elder Care Professional

Leaving your loved one alone with someone that you don’t know can be a challenge. It may remind you of the feeling you had when you left your new baby at a daycare or with a new babysitter–… Read More

When Is It Time To Hire An Elder Care Professional?

There are many major decisions that we will need to make for our parents in life, and hiring elder care is one of them which is certainly not to be taken lightly. There are many questions that arise… Read More

Elder Care 101: What you NEED to Know

Mom loves living in her home where she raised her kids. But she doesn’t always remember to take her medicine … and sometimes the fridge doesn’t get filled. Grandpa was fine living alone until a fall made it… Read More

Should Your Elderly Parent Be Driving?

  A big part of a non-medical elder care expert’s job is often helping elderly people make transitions. More than any other activity, driving is directly linked to a senior citizen’s independence. It takes one back to the… Read More

Cooking for the Elderly

If you are taking care of an elderly person, it is important to know that even though they tend to eat less, nutrition is most vital in their stage of life. As people get older, they need fewer… Read More

Finding Elder Care for a Loved One

It’s one of the most difficult decisions you will have to make- deciding how best to care for your aging parent. There are a world of elder care choices out there, so many that it could be overwhelming…. Read More

New York City at any Age

As people get older, sometimes it seems as though opportunities for entertainment, enrichment, and all around fun become few and far between. But in New York City, there are endless opportunities for senior citizens. Many attractions, museums, and… Read More

A Special Day for an Aging Dad

“My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me. ” ~ Jim Valvano There are many people who grow up without a father in their lives. It is truly a blessing… Read More