Figuring out how to sensitively handle your concerns when a parent is encountering age-related declines is, hands down, one of the greatest challenges you will face as a child.
The holidays are a time when families gather, and sometimes begin to notice something's "not quite right" with Mom or Dad. But how do you know when parents are truly at risk of injury?
Pretty much everyone over age 65 has some form of Medicare and my friend’s dad is at least 90 years old, so this seemed unlikely.
We hear from many adult children who are concerned about a parent living at home but unsure about whether it is time to step in. Here are some clues that help may be needed.