As a pharmacist one of the more common subjects I’m asked about are vitamin and supplementation products. The questions I often field are “should I use supplements or change my diet” or “are all over the counter supplements safe”? As always, the answer to most of these questions is “it depen…
Folks who end up in a facility such as a nursing home because of a medical or cognitive disability have huge monthly bills to pay to retain their residency. The cost can be $6,000 to $13,000 monthly. Medicaid is the only program that can truly help to pay the high cost of the facility.
No matter how hard we try to make the right decisions, we can’t always be sure of our choices. One of the most difficult life decisions is knowing when the time is right to put our loved one, spouse, or parent into an assisted living or nursing home.
Most people enjoy talking about pets, whether it is a cat, dog, bird or something else. Whether or not one has a pet or has ever had one, pets bring people together and keep us active.
The moment Irvin Alloy laid eyes on his son and daughter outside LSS Kensington Place in Columbus, he felt his lungs expand for the first time in months. There was no glass in his way or voices distorted by a phone.
Being a senior adult comes with much free time. Whether they spend time volunteering or enjoying hobbies, seniors can also explore new topics and engage their minds in educational opportunities.
As aging adults approach the transition from living at home to living in a senior community, many factors are taken into account when choosing what type of community is best.