Monthly Archives: February 2012

Welcome to our Aging with Grace Blog!

February 28th, 2012 (No Comments)

Welcome to our new Aging with Grace Blog!  This is where we will connect with you to share information and tips on healthy aging, chronic disease management, and advice on maintaining a vibrant, thriving, and fulfilling senior lifestyle.  Our goal is to be informative, educational, and at times entertaining, so happy reading!

What is Home Care?

February 28th, 2012 (No Comments)

What is Home Care? The term home care describes two very different types of care: Home Health Care is skilled nursing care and is provided by licensed medical professionals, for which you need a prescription. Non-Medical Home Care, such as personal care, homemaker, or companionship services are provided by professional caregivers. Home care that seniors [...]

Thriving in the “Third Act of Life”

February 28th, 2012 (No Comments)

7 Secrets That Will Ensure You Live a Thriving, Vibrant, and Fulfilling “Third Act of Life” As we age, is it inevitable that our bodies and minds will deteriorate rapidly as we live out our “Third Act of Life”? The answer is a resounding, NO! Below is a summary of seven secrets learned from my [...]

Why In-Home Care Is the Most Cost Effective Option for Senior Care

February 28th, 2012 (No Comments)

As the costs of long term care steadily rises, Medicare and Social Security benefits dwindle, and wallets continue to be strained, affordable quality healthcare becomes an even greater issue of concern in the senior community.  In the past, the only senior care options were to either move in with a family member or be placed [...]