Fear Itself: Tackling What We Fear Most About Aging
In his 1933 inaugural address, Franklin D. Roosevelt delivered these famous words to generations of Americans steeped in the depression, “The only thing we have to fear is fear itself-nameless, unreasoning, unjustified terror which... read more
Published on July 6, 2015.
Advocacy After Diagnosis: Care Managers and Cancer Patients
Sitting in the middle of the consult room, the doctor tells you, “It’s cancer.” All the words that follow those two may seem like a blur. What type it is and in what stage,... read more
Published on January 28, 2015.
Family Crisis: Preparing for a medical event or hospital discharge
When an aging loved has a medical event like a fall or stroke, our geographic area may not be in a state of emergency, but our families certainly are. We make plans for power... read more
Published on September 5, 2014.
The Cost of Crisis: The price we pay when we don't plan for the future
We fail to make decisions in our lives for all kinds of reasons such as a lack of information, procrastination, or the hope that if we do nothing, we won’t have to. Maybe we... read more
Published on December 31, 2013.