Science Organization With 300 Nobel Laureates Confirms: Caregivers Need Help

The leading scientific organization in the U.S. calls for greater recognition and support for family caregivers, the bedrock of our elder care system.

When Family Members Disagree About Elder Care

When "Mom loved you best!" and "What's best for Mom?" collide, putting aside old resentments is a necessary first step.

Home Care Supports Our Senior Neighbors

New studies reveal the health benefits of living in a neighborhood where we feel connected to others.

Diverse group of seniors bowling

Preparing for a Nation of Older Brains

How are seniors and society affected by normal age-related changes of memory and thinking?

Right at Home caregiver doing laundry with client.

When the Time Comes for Home Care: Five Things to Know

Some common concerns you might have while considering professional in-home care for yourself or a loved one.

Online Buzz: Elderly Drivers and Road Safety

It's a tough issue for older adults and the families who worry about them: Are Mom and Dad safe behind the wheel?

Do Caregivers Delay the Diagnosis of Alzheimer's Disease?

Families may overlook cognitive and behavioral changes that could mean a loved one has Alzheimer's disease.

Fighting the Stigma of Alzheimer's Disease

A recent report from Alzheimer's Disease International (ADI) focused on negative attitudes about the disease and the impact on people diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, as well as the effect on their families.