January 21, 2015

Thank a Senior Today

Thank a senior today.  If “what for?” is your immediate response, give the matter another minute-and-a-half’s thought.  Chances are, many of your life influences are now […]
December 15, 2014
Senior Holiday Check-In Checklist

Senior Holiday Check-In Checklist

Don’t just be there. BE THERE.  Family gatherings are at the heart of most people’s holiday traditions.  We may arrive wearing that distinctive reindeer sweater Mee […]
January 28, 2014

Six sleeping problem solutions for seniors

“Sleepless in Seattle” has a whole new meaning now as fevered Seahawk fans anticipate their team’s Big Game.  Football fans there as well as in Denver […]
December 2, 2013

Sundowning: We’re Here to Help.

When you think of sunset, do you think of the late summer sky bursting into color… of fireflies coming out to play?  Do you think of […]
August 19, 2013

Should Your Aging Parents Be Eating More Crawfish?

Those with aging parents or spouses who have lived for any time in the Baton Rouge area may wonder if some of the signature dishes of […]
February 1, 2013

Advocating For Your Aging Parent’s Health Care

In this article, I refer to your aging parent, since many of our readers are doing so, but this information applies to any relationship, if you […]
December 24, 2012

Those Receiving Home Care May Be Easier to Scam

I was listening to Morning Edition on NPR and caught a brief but interesting report on why the elderly are easier to scam. I worry about […]
December 3, 2012

Vitamin D Likely Affects Risk of Alzheimer’s Disease

  Here’s an easy question: Who wants to avoid developing Alzheimer’s Disease? If your hand is up, the following report will interest you. Science Daily reported […]
November 26, 2012

Family Home Care With Help From a Rice Sock

Doreen has been on my mind again. Of course, she’s always on my thoughts, but especially so lately. Her arthritis is starting to affect her more […]
November 19, 2012

Put on Your Dancing Shoes for Your Health

  I could have danced all night! I could have danced all night! And still have begged for more. I could have spread my wings And […]