It was 1936 and one mother sat worrying in a makeshift tent at the edge of a California pea field. She had seven hungry children, a broken-down car, no place to stay and no work. Her situation was similar to 2,500 other people who came to work in the same fields, but those fields of […]
A sinking fund, meanwhile, is for specific expenses that will occur at a specific time.
I am on several Google alerts including anything caregiver related. Every week something pops up about robots and caregiving in the future. You see this type of help generally in Japan and they are used mostly used as reminders and fetchers but with the advent of ChatGPT over the last few years we are looking
Get to the ER fast, say doctors at Harvard Medical School, if any of these problems occur: Remember Medicare Part B (Medical Insurance) usually covers emergency department services when you have an injury, a sudden illness, or an illness that quickly gets much worse. Have Your Emergency Info Ready to Go! The first page of the
In 2019 the CDC reported that over 34,000 adults 65 and older died from falls, making it the leading cause for injury death among this group. I won’t list all the scary facts about what occurs after someone falls but you can click here for the statistics from the CDC. In my experience as a
Handwritten thank you notes are ideal but nowadays emails have become acceptable. I personally like the extra effort it takes for someone to find a card (or better yet, make one!), write something, put a stamp on it and send it to me. Sending and receiving mail has become a thing of the past but
The hot new discussion on social media: Do you really need to bathe every day? That depends, say the experts. Washing daily is nice for social reasons, but not absolutely necessary to protect our health, says London-based dermatologist, Derrick Phillips, in an interview with Healthline. According to CNN, kids only need to bathe when they