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Quality of life

Discussing ideas to make the transition through retirement a good one for our parents now and ourselves later

Tips for travelling with incontinence

Collaborative Post Travelling with urinary incontinence, faecal incontinence or double incontinence can be stressful.  You have no certainty that you can get to the bathroom in time when you don’t know where that bathroom might be.  The thought of leaving your home and facilities might be too much, stopping you from taking that journey that […]

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Earning Money From Home As You Get Older

Collaborative Post There is no denying that the Internet has opened up the door to a wealth of different opportunities for people today. One of these opportunities is being able to make money from the comfort of your own home. This can be especially beneficial for older people who may not be as mobile as […]

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Keeping Them Company, Wherever You Are

Collaborative Post As our parents grow older, it’s time for us to take care of them just like they did for us when we were children, because isn’t that the very least we can do? However, busy schedules and sometimes even vast time zones don’t make this as easy as we’d like, and that’s a […]

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Christmas gifts for older family and friends 2019

Finding the right present for an older parent or grandparent gets increasingly hard. So we’ve been looking for gifts that add fun and luxury to life at any age. And this year we’ve been following the trend and looking for sustainability too. Many of these gifts have been sent to us to try out, and we’ll […]

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Care Home Alternatives: Is A Garden Annexe Right For Your Family?

Collaborative Post As our parent’s age, there comes a time when it’s no longer suitable for them to stay in their home. Perhaps you’ve noticed they’re a little more forgetful than usual, or they’ve had yet another fall, or perhaps they’re struggling to keep on top of the housework. When this time comes, there’s a […]

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