Visiting Mom and Dad for the Holidays?

By Meg Pemberton MHA BSN RN It’s a Good Time to look at These 5 Signs Indicating Your Parents Need Help With the holiday season in full swing now is a good time to check in with your aging parents. If you’re headed home for holidays you’ll have the perfect opportunity to see how they are doing. However, like most hosts, your parents will be sure to have prepared well for their guests, even if …

Navigating Through the Maze of Medicare

By Valerie Hopson-Bell Originally posted on ElderCare 101 Oftentimes I am asked, “Why did they make Medicare so difficult to understand?”  My set answer is, “I don’t know, they (the government) have never asked my opinion in developing these policies.”  I have concentrated my time on trying to understand the dichotomies of Medicare, instead of the idiosyncrasy of the government. The Various Parts of Medicare Medicare has 4 parts: Part A (hospitalization), Part B (medical), …

Do You Know the 10 Signs?

Do you know the 10 warning signs related to Alzheimer’s disease? Join Dr. Wayland Marks and the Alzheimer’s Association at Healthy Generations Area Agency on Agency to learn more.Tuesday May 14th at 1pmHealthy Generations Area Agency on Aging 460 Lendall Lane, Fredericksburg, Va., 22405540-371-3375