2 reasons to celebrate May

May is a lovely month especially when we have a month like what we have had so far in beautiful Western Washington.  But May’s beauty doesn’t stop with the weather.  This month is Older Americans Month and to top it off it is also National Geriatric Care Manager month.  Since we have National months, weeks…

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What is an Activity of Daily Living?

Medical, housing and even legal staff use the term Activities of Daily Living (ADL) to refer to the functional capability of the elderly or people with disabilities.   ADLs are the things we do as a normal part of our daily lives such as bathing or toileting.  Where they become important is when the ability or…

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5 reasons why you might not want to retire

Many people enter their 60s and immediately begin thinking about retirement.  But, is retirement something you want to do?  Here are some reasons retirement might not be for you. It will affect your sleep.  I was listening to the radio this morning and Carl Kasell is retiring after 60 years of being in radio.  One…

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