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LTC Tree updates our Long Term Care Insurance blog daily with cutting edge stories and breaking news in the rapidly evolving LTC industry.  This Long Term Care Insurance blog offers readers tips and ideas on ways to save you money when buying this type of insurance.  We always start with the foundation concept that Long Term Care Insurance is like any insurance, you may buy this and never even use it.  Thus, finding that balance between too much insurance and too little is what we help our clients achieve.

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Emotional Support Animals for Seniors

Animals have been known to provide people with a wonderful companionship. Whether it’s a dog, cat, bird or fish they provide a positive impact on a person of family household. Dogs have been known to provide help not only emotionally, but also physically. Having an...
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Spit test predictions

In a recent study doctors found that doing a spit test could help predict someone having a higher blood pressure.  Over 535 genes have been connected through a simple spit test showing for over one million people. Researchers at Queen Mary University in London and Imperial...
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2018

Bullying in Nursing Homes

According to a recent study at Arizona State University, 20% of residents in nursing homes are being bullied by other residents. Not only do these seniors have to deal with the everyday struggles of aging, but they have to worry and live in a state of fear or depression from...
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2018

Staying active in your 50’s

Everyone knows that staying active improves your energy and is good for your health, but a recent Swedish study found that the number one cause to a long life is physical activity. Not only can it add a number of years to your life, but even if you wait to start exercising until...
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2018

Nursing homes prepare for Florence

In less that 24 hours Hurricane Florence will make impact to the shores of the Carolinas. Officials have put out a state wide mandatory evacuation urging communities to leave the area. A nursing home in Myrtle Beach South Carolina started preparations for the hurricane last week...
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2018

Apple’s new safety feature “Fall Safety” could save your life

  Apple just announced an amazing new feature on the new Apple Watches that could possible save your life. “Fall Safety” monitors, detects, and alarms emergency contacts when a fall has occurred. The fall detection gives you around 45 seconds to cancel before it...
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2018

FDA concerned with misuse of feeding tubes

The FDA has issued new recommendations on using feeding tubes. In the past their have been instances where feeding tubes were being misused or misconnected with the wrong medical device that would then provide a different function than what it should have been doing. Providers...
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2018

Saving for your retirement in your 50’s?

When should you start taking social security? When is it time to start saving for your retirement? Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz, president of the Charles Schwab Foundation and member of the President’s Advisory Council on Financial Capability answers some money questions for...
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2018

Nursing home safety and quality care hearing

The House committee held a hearing on Thursday that went over safety and quality care in nursing homes. They reviewed reports of abuse, neglect and standard care in nursing homes today. Many incidences have been reported of horrific acts against patients in these nursing homes....
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