One man lost his battle to Alzheimer’s as another man gets diagnosed. Because they are well known the world knows but the impact of dementia, including Alzheimer’s hits many American families.
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Recent news and articles from the Long Term Care industry
As we get older, we become more concerned about our health and safety for ourselves and our loved ones. Being independent is usually goal one. A few simple steps will help all of us as we get older.
Be cautious of schemes that would allow you to hide or give-away assets in order to qualify for Medicaid’s long-term care benefit. Federal law provides middle and upper-middle class families to way to protect savings and provide for quality care.
You are young and in good health. This is the best time to think about how the rest of your life will be and how best to plan for it. This includes living wills, medical power-of-attorney, and long-term care insurance planning.
A new research study shows we focus on death than living. Longevity continues to be a major retirement concern. The costs and impact of long-term care needs to be a key component of your planning.
Celebrities suffer from the same frailties as the rest of us do. But when things happen to those in the public view it gives us the opportunity to plan in advance. This can give our families peace-of-mind.