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Aging Parent Falling for Fraud? It Could Be An Alzheimer’s Sign

One study found that falling for scams could be an early sign of Alzheimer's. Find out why and how to tell if your elderly loved one has been a victim of fraud.

How Caring for Aging Parents Can Negatively Impact Work

It's a common issue for sandwich generation parents, and a new study backs it up. Here's a look at the toll it takes on parents' work life – and what to do.

Pot Use Rising Among Baby Boomers for Medical Reasons

Cannabis use is rising for some of our aging parents. More boomers are using marijuana now compared to 10 years ago, a study says – largely for health reasons.

Growing Alzheimer’s Rates Are Epidemic, U-M Neurologist Says

The number of Americans with Alzheimer's disease is expected to rise 138 percent by 2050. That has some saying Alzheimer's rates are epidemic.

Top 10 Ways to Find and Create Quality Caregiver Respite

An Ann Arbor area expert explains why caregiver respite is so critical – and how caregivers can make it happen, especially when caring for aging parents.

What to Do When Your Aging Parents Retire Out of State

Two southeast Michigan experts offer tips to help seniors and their adult children make a smooth transition when aging parents retire out of state.

Elderly People Need Help at Home but Often Don’t Get It,...

Aging in place doesn't mean without assistance, and a new study from John Hopkins University makes it clear elderly people need help at home.

How to Avoid Grandparent Scams Targeting Seniors

Aging parents in southeast Michigan are at high risk for online and telephone scams that target older people. Here's how to avoid so-called grandparent scams.

How Telemedicine for Seniors Helps With Health Care

Virtual appointments with health care providers can help seniors manage health care. It's called telemedicine for seniors. Is it right for your aging parent?

Improving Driving Skills in Senior Citizens

Your aging parent's driving days don't have to end at the first sign of issues. Consider these expert tips on improving driving skills in senior citizens.

Caregiver Support Groups in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Caring for an aging parent can put some serious stress on a child. These caregiver support groups in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor can help.

7 Common Signs Aging Parents May Need Help

Don't expect them to ask for help. They often don't. That's why adult children need to keep alert and recognize the signs aging parents may need help.
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