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Estate Planning Basics for Seniors

The orderly disposition upon death of money and other assets acquired over a lifetime can be easily accomplished by hiring an experienced estate planning attorney to create a will, trust and other documents, yet a recent Gallup poll shows that only about 46% of adults have a will.  Death is inevitable, but an estate plan gives you the... ❯❯❯

Ways to Assist Seniors With Poor Vision

Source: As individuals grow older, they begin to lose their ability to see clearly. Irrespective of the cause of poor eyesight in seniors, the result is always the same; frustration due to reduced independence. Follow these tips to make sure that your elderly navigate... ❯❯❯

How to Assist Your Aging Parents in Coping With Social Isolation?

How to Assist Your Aging Parents in Coping With Social Isolation?As we grow older, we inevitably become more isolated from society. We no longer have large social circles to keep us connected.  Our health and finances limit our ability to travel physically. This can lead to depression, loneliness, and boredom in old age. Fortunately for you and your aging parents, there are ways to combat this... ❯❯❯

Fixing The Front Teeth

One dental issue people do not joke about is the care for our front teeth. This is because the front teeth are what people first notice about us when we talk or smile. We often receive patients in the Dentakay dental clinic who are anxious to fix their front teeth. Many are particular about looks and aesthetics; however, they do not... ❯❯❯

What Is Gerontology, and How Does It Help Meet the Needs of an Aging Population?

What Is Gerontology, and How Does It Help Meet the Needs of an Aging Population?Gerontology refers to the studying of the societal, social, physical and mental implications of aging. Gerontology differs from geriatrics, and it can be very rewarding. Professionals in this industry can use various skills to help improve the quality of life of older adults. Gerontologists can apply psychological and biological... ❯❯❯

5 Crucial Dental Care Tips for Seniors

5 Crucial Dental Care Tips for SeniorsTaking excellent care of your teeth and gums is essential, especially as you get older and your immune system weakens. Older adults are particularly prone to dental issues that younger people can easily avoid, such as gum disease and tooth decay. For this reason, you need to pay extra attention and care to maintain good dental care as... ❯❯❯

Best Dermal Fillers for Over 50

Best Dermal Fillers for Over 50Everyone wants to look youthful and attractive, and dermal fillers are a popular option if you're searching for a minimally invasive method to reduce the signs of aging. What are the best dermal fillers for over 50? Read on to find all about dermal filler injections, including their advantages, types, and how long their effects stay. ... ❯❯❯

Looking After a Senior’s Mental Health

Our mental health and wellness are an important part of our life no matter what age we are. However, as we get older, it can be worth putting that little extra care into it. Things tend to get a little more difficult when we get older. We might not be as able as we used to be, our friends and family pass away due to old age, we are more... ❯❯❯

5 Ways to Use Your Life Insurance Policy to Pay for Retirement

The cost of senior care can be extremely daunting for retirees. According to Assisted Living, independent living can cost anywhere from $1,500 to $4,00 a month, while residing in assisted living facilities has an average cost of $3,500 to $10,500 a month. While most people view life insurance as a way to care for their loved ones after... ❯❯❯

4 Ways to Boost and Maintain Mental Health in Seniors

Have you ever wondered how some seniors seem to be much sharper and happier than their peers? Well, the answer is a multifaceted one. Everything from an individual’s genetics and lifestyle to their natural disposition and overall life experiences plays a role. Although we cannot change our past or genetics, there are proven ways to not... ❯❯❯

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