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Elder Care Facilities: Bermuda Triangles For Your Loved One’s Teeth

We learn at a young age about sock-eating dryers, one of the greatest mysteries of life. There’s another Bermuda Triangle out there. One that caregivers...

Moving Elderly Parents Convincing Mom and Dad They Need Assisted Living

Moving elderly parents convincing mom and dad that they need Assisted Living takes time and patience. I prefer to be proactive and work towards...

Moving Aging Parents: Decluttering for Assisted Living

Moving aging parents is never easy. I have done it several times with my own mother and now my in laws. There is a...

The Future Assisted Living Is In Our Hands- Part 4

Why the Future  Assisted Living is in our hands My Response to Granger Cobb and the ALFA and ASHA As a nurse that has almost 40...

Emeritus Senior Living: Response to Frontline Story- Part 3

Emeritus Senior Living and their response to the Frontline story; I thought that it is only fair that I share with you the response by...

Dangers of Assisted Living, Part 2

Are You Aware of the dangers of Assisted Living?  When I tell my clients that Assisted Living is the most dangerous part of the medical...

Assisted Living -Dangerous, Deceiving and Dysfunctional Part 1

I have been an RN for over 40 years. I have worked in Assisted Living Facilities (ALFs).  As an agency nurse and as a...

Sex in a Nursing Home? A Dementia Care Unit? ALF?

Nobody thinks about it until it happens: sex in a nursing home!  But it's not just nursing homes; it could be any long-term residential...

Assisted Living Concerns : What is the Point?

Placing my family member in assisted living concerns me. Why Should I Even Consider Assisted Living?   One of the most difficult times for multigenerational family is...

How To Avoid Living In a Nursing Home

Everyone wants to avoid living in a nursing home. It’s the secret fear of almost everyone that ever given thought to aging. But statistically, 1...