Trending - Tiny Homes for Retirement Living

Trending: Tiny Homes for Retirement Living

Chuckie Snider Senior Living Options Leave a Comment

  Over time the cost of living has continued to soar, along with housing.  Home property value seems to be more difficult to sustain.  Thus the prospect of retiring with limited stress due to the high cost of home ownership responsibilities seems to be an increasing concern for the elder generation. This growing concern for seniors often centers on the …

The 3 Types of Hearing Loss

Hearing Loss – Communicating With A Hard of Hearing Parent

Jeanette Gomez Hearing Loss Leave a Comment

  Hearing loss is becoming more and more of a significant problem in our aging community.  According to Mayo Clinic about 25 percent of people in the United States between the ages of 55 and 64 have some degree of hearing loss.  For those who are older than 65, the number only increases to almost 1 in 2. It can …

An Insider's Look at Durham North Carolina Part One

An Insider’s Look at Durham, North Carolina – Part One

Dorothy Sander Retirement, Senior Living Options Leave a Comment

  Changing Life In An Old Tobacco Town My husband and I and our two young children moved to Durham, North Carolina almost twenty five years ago. New York transplants, we found ourselves adrift in a vastly different climate, culture and environment. Durham was both bigger and smaller than we were used to, having lived in a small town outside …

Prominent Diseases of the Diabetic Eye

Prominent Diseases of the Diabetic Eye

Chuckie Snider Diabetes Leave a Comment

  DIABETIC EYE Diabetes is a very common disease that affects more than 9% of the United States population. Aside from causing afflictions such as dental disease, skin problems, and even kidney damage, many sufferers also experience eye problems. Most diabetics endure occasional blurred vision as a result of their high blood sugar since it causes the lens in their …

Alzheimer's Dementia and Memory Loss

Alzheimer’s, Dementia and Memory Loss

Michelle Seitzer Alzheimers, Dementia, Memory Care Leave a Comment

Understanding Your Diagnosis and What Comes Next A Case Study It also ushers in a worrisome world of questions. How will the disease affect our family? Will we have to move Mom into a nursing home – and when? Are there any treatments that can help, and will we be able to afford them? To work through some of these …

Senior Life in Raleigh North Carolina

Senior Life in Raleigh, North Carolina

Dorothy Sander Senior Living Options Leave a Comment

  “The proportion of those age 65 and older in Raleigh-Cary, N.C., has increased by 60 percent since 2000, the largest uptick of any metro area in the United States,” according to U.S. News and World Report. There’s a reason for this! North Carolina offers a little bit of everything to area residents with easy access to a whole lot …