Author Archives: Partnership for Long Term Care

About Partnership for Long Term Care

Promoting the idea of preventing long term care from financially devastating families by insuring for long term care with state Partnership qualified policies.

Do CPR to “Stayin’ Alive”

Do you know the proper way to give CPR chest compressions? Turns out timing is key. And how can you best remember that timing during an emergency? Sing “Stayin’ Alive” by the BeeGees. …Dr. John Hafner of the University of … Continue reading

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Have you insured your retirement?

Most long term care funds come from life savings or retirement savings. Many times, people put sophisticated plans in place to pay for their lifestyle during retirement. These plans are designed to create an income stream to pay everyday living … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s News & Resources

Study strengthens evidence that cognitive activity can reduce dementia risk. – Harvard School of Public Health Death rate from Alzheimer’s disease in the US has risen by 55%. – CNN It’s predicted that the number of people worldwide living with … Continue reading

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Older Americans Study

Click To Read Report Who will be taking care of you and do they know it? . Get a long term care insurance quote. . . . .

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5 Long-Term Care Myths Debunked

Baby boomers are turning 65 at a pace of 10,000 people per day and while most baby boomers in their 60s are healthy, the majority of Americans will begin to suffer health problems once they get into their 70s. Because … Continue reading

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Good news about coconut oil, melatonin and turmeric

Q. What are your views on turmeric for arthritis? What is the appropriate dosage? A. Many readers have reported that turmeric helps their joint pain. A review of clinical trials found that turmeric-based products were better than placebos and about … Continue reading

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What If Patients Decided How Their Nursing Home Would Run?

When asked how she feels about living at St. Camillus Health Center in Whitinsville, Mass., her home for 15 years, Alice Hallinan doesn’t hesitate. “I love it very much,” the 96-year-old says. “My daughter wants me to move closer to her, but … Continue reading

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