Longevity: The New Phenomenon

The longevity revolution is so recent and so dramatic, that it is estimated that of all the human beings who have ever lived to be 65 years of age or older, half are currently alive today.

Why is that? You may ask…

3 Reasons:

1. Decreased Infant Mortality at Birth

2. Decreased Morbidity from Infectious Diseases with Anti-biotic treatments

3. Improved Nutrition

Aging in Place: The GandParent Scam

The threats to aging in place are many, from falls to unforgiving obstacles in the built environment; most can be addressed by planning and follow through. But there are those that come out of left-field, unexpected and truly inhumane, targeting decent and trusting older adults. Protect the ones you love—Talk to your folks, remind them about scams, not to instill fear, but to empower them to continue to live in home at peace.