Carefree in your retirement
Why you should plan for your twilight years as soon as possible and what you need to think about.
Enjoying life in your old age
Growing older brings a wealth of changes, but there is no need for your quality of life to suffer.
Who pays when care is needed?
The cost of caring for the elderly and infirm is constantly rising. Families should not be afraid to discuss the cost of care.
Elder care at home for as long as possible
Older people want to stay in their own home for as long as possible. The rules of the game change when they need care.
How to minimise the risk of falls
As we become older, we are more likely to fall, which can have a devastating impact. Preventive measures can significantly reduce the risk.
Caring for family members is a tough job
Caring for a parent is very demanding and takes up a lot of time and energy. It can become a huge strain.
Sometimes a nursing home is inevitable
When an elderly person's health prevents them from living independently in their own home, it is time to consider moving to a nursing home.
Life in a nursing home: a new experience
It is not always easy to adjust to the unfamiliar environment of a nursing home. It will take time and the right attitude.
When someone is diagnosed as terminally ill
Being diagnosed with a terminal illness is a watershed moment. Palliative care provides support during this difficult time.