Try to find out how much it actually costs to get an MRI at the local hospital and the first thing you’ll discover is that it’s usually not as simple as getting someone to check a list.
Usually wealth transfer goes down the generations, meaning that the older generations transfer wealth to younger generations. But the longer life the majority of our elders are living today means that a significant portion of them will outlive the resources they’ve set aside.
On Wednesday, President Obama proposed his 2014 budget. It’s got something for everyone to hate.
My mom harped on my posture when I was a kid. There were times when I spent nearly as much time wearing an encyclopedia on my head as I did reading it (I was a weird kid and I loved reading encyclopedias).
Prenuptial agreements used to be the purview of the wealthy but they’ve become increasingly common and as a result so have successful spousal challenges.
The best way to stay healthy is to live a healthy lifestyle. You can live a healthy lifestyle and prevent disease by exercising, eating well, keeping a healthy weight, and not smoking. Medicare can also help keep you healthy.
April is Parkinson’s disease awareness month. Parkinson’s disease is the second most common neurological disorder, after Alzheimer’s. As many as 1 million Americans live with Parkinson’s disease with men facing nearly twice the risk of developing the condition as women. And like Alzheimer’s, there is no cure for Parkinson’s disease. Parkinson’s disease is characterized by…
Lethal Weapon: It’s not just the title to a good movie. Okay, not everyone likes cop action flicks so my assessment as to its merits might not coincide with yours but what I’m trying to get to is that there are things in our lives that become less dangerous with age and then at…
I’ve been doing a lot of thinking about caregiving this week mainly because my mom got one of those phone calls about my grandmother. You know the one where suddenly the usual struggle to care for someone long distance becomes a struggle to get to that person as they take a turn for the worse.