1. Falling

    The CDC is a great resource for information beyond just disease control. According to the CDC the death from falling rate in older adults has increased by 30% from 2007 – 2016. Some more details from the CDC are: One out of five falls causes a serious injury such as broken bones or a head injury. Each year, 3 million older people are treated in emergency departments for fall injuries. Over 800,0…Read More

  2. Cost of Care

    The cost  of senior care is increasing. A company called Genworth has done various studies and has an online tool where you can compare costs. For 15 years, Genworth has developed the Cost of Care Survey to help families understand the costs of varying types of care across the U.S. Since 2004, the Cost of Care survey has become the foundation for long term care planning. The 2018 survey, conducte…Read More