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U.S. seniors dying from falls at a higher rate

Across the nation, the rate of deaths from falls among those 65 and older increased 31 percent from 2007 to 2016 — from about 18,000 to nearly 30,000, researchers found. “If deaths from falls continue to increase at the same … 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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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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Caring for someone with Alzheimer’s makes you more likely to get it

A study by the National Alliance for Caregiving found that the health of family members can suffer from the stress of caring for a loved one. The study found that health effects are worse than usual among those caring for … Continue reading

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How Innovative Technology Is Changing Long Term Care

There are many challenges of providing long term care to people who need help with activities of daily living, including how to minimize physical limitations, how to assure safety, how to help clients remain as independent as possible, and how … Continue reading

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Delaware LTC Partnership Now Available

Now Delaware residents can protect their assets and estate with qualified long term care insurance policies. Get your quote today.

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Genworth’s New Policy Starts July 21

This is yet another change to Genworth’s current PC Flex policy. There are more restrictions, fewer options and tighter underwriting. * Maximum benefit from $400 to $300 per day (equivalent monthly). * 5 year is maximum benefit period, no more … Continue reading

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