Archive for the ‘Senior Care At Home & Beyond’ Category
While we cover a lot of topics here on our AgeRight Blog, we certainly had a few stand out pieces this year on a range of topics that covered senior […]
Nursing Homes are required to provide intensive, 24-hour skilled nursing and related care, therefore their costs are much higher than residential-style Assisted Living. In Massachusetts those who pay privately for a Nursing Home placement spend on average $10,000 – $12,000+ per month. Once a senior’s private assets run out, a subsidized “medicaid bed” in a Nursing Home would be a lower cost than most Assisted Living communities.
The diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease can be heartbreaking for both the person afflicted with the illness and their family members. Alzheimer’s, a common form of dementia, is a brain disorder […]
June is National Home Safety Month which begs the question: Have you looked around your home recently to make sure it’s safe for your loved one with Alzheimer’s? Here are […]
By Kim Vareika, Guest Blogger, ACE Certified Personal Trainer & Yoga Instructor and Boston Home Fitness Examiner. According to the American College of Sports medicine, by the year 2030 there will […]