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Comments & Discussions Pertinent to Seniors and Their Families

Tag: Stan Lawson Co-owner of Sequoia Senior Solutions Petaluma CA

Protect Yourself from Medicare Fraud

A few weeks ago we started a discussion on Medicare Fraud. Here is some more information you need to know to keep yourself safe and reduce the risk of fraudulent activity: Guard personal information: To commit Medicare fraud, a person must have access to Medicare and Social Security numbers. Seniors shouldn’t share this information with [...]

Revived by Music

  ALIVE INSIDE CLIP FOR NAT SCI FOUNDATION from Michael Rossato-Bennett on Vimeo and Paula Span, author of “When the Time Comes: Families With Aging Parents Share Their Struggles and Solutions” from http://newoldage.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/05/17/revived-by-music/#more-12631.   Maybe you’re among the millions who’ve watched and forwarded this video of an unresponsive 94-year-old with dementia, slumped in his wheelchair [...]

The Taxi Driver and His Passenger

This story has been making the rounds on Facebook.  I’m not sure if it’s true, and I rather doubt it is, but whether it is or not, it’s a wonderful reminder about the importance of patience, particularly with our older generation. And how we can make a difference in someone’s life by being kind, loving and patient. [...]

In-Home Care — Senior Moments

  As medical expenses keep rising for the elderly and the Baby Boomers begin needing more attention, in-home health care is being seen as a great way to take care of people in their comfortable surrounds while keeping the costs reasonable. Here are some blogs explaining the usefulness of this service: In-Home Care in Flossmoor [...]