A home for mom
Stories by Danielle Jackson
Over the past decade, the Triangle has established itself as a top destination for retirees. With world-class universities, top-notch health care and ample golf, it’s easy to see why.
Let’s get physical
Programs cater to seniors’ health and fitness needs
The importance of staying fit doesn’t change as we age. In fact, it becomes more important as the threat of health issues such as osteoporosis and diabetes becomes greater. Thankfully, the Triangle is fortunate to have world-class hospitals that offer specific programs catered to the needs of seniors.
Steps to consider when caring for an aging parent
by Jean Gordon Carter
Mom is getting slower and more forgetful, but your children have soccer games and other commitments to fulfill. Between kids and aging parents, adult children of the sandwich generation often find themselves attempting to care for all family members. Luckily, a few legal steps can make this balancing act a little easier.