Tag: Older Adults

Being a Funeral Director

Careers come and go and may change from time to time; but when your job is your passion it becomes your life and ministry.  Karen considers her career as a funeral director her ministry. 

What is the latest in Alzheimer’s treatment?

Alzheimer’s disease remains the most common form of dementia. In the United States, there are currently an estimated 5.5 million Americans living with this disease, and if there are no disease modifying drugs developed, it may increase to 16 million by 2050.

Perseverance: the Muscle That Needs a Daily Workout

The Free Dictionary defines perseverance as the quality that allows someone to continue trying to do something even though it is difficult. Patience is the quality of toleration.

VA Benefits for Long Term Care

The Department of Veterans Affairs provides tax-free monetary benefits to eligible veterans and widow(er)s of veterans who are spending money on “medical or nursing services…

Hospice: Then and Now

by Larry Dawalt, Hospice & Palliative Care Charlotte Region  What do you think of when you hear the word hospice? For… Read more »