“The room was filled with people who wanted to die."
Inadequate staffing and employee training are two common problems that have led to injuries and death in assisted living facilities.
Breaking down everything you need to know about growing older so you can embrace it.
A new Harvard study has estimated more than 4,600 deaths in Puerto Rico caused by Hurricane Maria, compared to the low official government death toll of 64.
After we turn 50, we all start to worry about cardiovascular disease and what to do about it. We might also fret about dementia and whether we will get Alzheimer's -- and arthritis is an ailment we prefer to do without. T
Due to rising insurance costs, baby boomers are discharged from the hospital a lot quicker than before and they are needing
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If you were raised on the West Coast in the 1950s and 1960s, you were probably taught that games -- Scrabble, Chinese Checkers, Pick Up Sticks, Monopoly etc. -- were for rainy days. In my family it was a sin to be indoors on a sunny Saturday or Sunday, or after school, or on summer vacation.
Home Health Aides and the Negative Consequences of "Fair Wage" Legislation: Why Good Intentions Aren't Enough
Until we agree, as a country, that the services provided by America's HHAs are worth finding the extra Medicare and Medicaid dollars to pay them what they deserve, then we will continue to suffer the negative consequences of piecemeal measures--however well-intended they may be.
The United States' approach to playgrounds for the elderly is slightly different. U.S. playgrounds are being built for multiple