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Care givers should have a plan in place in case of severe weather or natural disasters.   Disaster preparation for Care Givers and Seniors With the recent wild fires, flooding and storms rolling across the country, it would behoove us to not address the importance …

How can you help your loved one overcome senior depression? Last Tuesday we discussed some of the signs and symptoms that can indicate your parent or loved one is suffering from depression. Today I want to talk about some ways that you as a caregiver …

The informal caregiver, according to statistics, is a 49-year-old married and employed woman caring for her widowed 69-year-old mother who does not live with her. However, in actuality, there are more and more men who are finding themselves as caregivers; and both genders need care …

Same old scammers, with a whole new twist using. We have reported a rise in phone fraud, and identity theft of seniors over the last several years, however they are getting even worse and more aggressive. Now they are using the GREEN CARD system, to …

Social Security Direct Express Fraud   3 times in the last 18 months my mother has gone to the mail box, to NOT FIND her social security check that she counts on to live. We have tolld SS about this, yet it happened 3 times. …

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