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How to find the right life insurance for your parent

... How to find the right life insurance for your parent Insurance, money, death, If your parent is considering life insurance for the first time and faces bewilderment at the level of choice Ashley Shepherd, Managing Director of Over50choices, offers his guidance through a diverse ...

Tackling all those to-dos

... Tackling all those to-dos balance, responsibility, commitment, workload Work, home and play can keep us busy enough. But when ... Tackling all those to-dos balance, responsibility, commitment, workload Work, home and play can keep us busy enough. But when ...

Adjusting to life in a wheelchair

... On a beautiful sunny day in June, I came home from work and went out for a ride on my horse accompanied by my ... Adjusting to life in a wheelchair mobility, independence, story, Older parents can find themselves in a wheelchair for all sorts of ...

Tips on juggling work, family – and two parents with dementia

... Tips on juggling work, family – and two parents with dementia dementia, alzheimer's, carer, relationships, story This week's storyteller ... is born, and that's something you carry with you throughout your life. It goes with the job of being a parent, and ...

How to make downsizing a good experience

... Kansas Lifespan Institute. Its findings have really helped me in my work as a National Association of Senior Move Managers (NASMM) qualified ... . Extensive qualitative research into the practical aspects of downsizing in later life has been undertaken at the University of Kansas Lifespan Institute. Its ...

How tradition makes living with dad the obvious choice

... parent easy for one family. Our storyteller explains how the arrangement works and its ups and downs. My husband and I married 14 ... ago. For the first 5 years of our married life we lived with his parents in their home. Then we decided to buy ...

10 questions to ask your parents before it's too late

... nominated for Power of Attorney or as executors to ensure they can work together. We know of one family where the siblings are at ... can greatly relieve the pressure in times of emergency or end of life. We've put together 10 questions to ask before it becomes necessary ...

How can MySupportBroker help your parent coordinate care?

... became a Peer Support Broker.What does my Support Broker role involve?Working alongside Middlesex social services, within North Middlesex hospital, I've used ... his welfare and how they could help to maintain his quality of life once he returned home. They wanted to be as involved in ...

Product review: adjustable multi-user spectacles

... the lenses. If you'd like more information on just how that works, there's a more detailed explanation on the Adlens web site. ... make rapid appointments to get broken pairs fixed becomes a way of life. Adjustable eyeware may be a short-term answer. We tried the ...

The health benefits of plants for your parent

... from. Spending time with her in their garden and watching her work are some of my most cherished memories of growing up with my ... our parents, they can also bring enjoyment and brighten up daily life in a care home. My grandparents had a wonderful garden, ...