Posts Written ByRichard Benedetti

Should You Get a Senior Monitor for Your Loved One? A Closer Look

Caring for an elderly loved one can be worrisome, especially if an emergency takes place when they’re alone. Thankfully, a senior monitor or alarm can alert others when senior adults are in trouble and need urgent help. If you’re wondering whether this type of monitoring system is a good option for you, read on to learn more about them to determine which one is a good fit for your needs. Senior Monitor Basics An elderly monitoring system also referred to as a personal medical alert device, allows seniors to connect with their loved ones or local medical professionals. These monitors…

When Is It Time to Try Assisted Living?

If you know of a loved one aged 65 or older, there’s a 70% chance they’ll need long-term care. The word “assisted living” seems scary at first. Maybe you’re unsure of putting a grandparent, parent, aunt, or uncle in the care of someone else. What’s important is what’s in their best interest. We’ll go over what to look out for and when to make that decision. They Frequently Fall Trips and spills are the ones to be concerned about. If a loved one is constantly experiencing falls, their mobility is compromised. While it hurts you to think of the worst…

How Much Does Tubal Ligation Reversal Cost?

Did you know that every year, 700,000 US women undergo tubal ligation? Also called tubal sterilization, it’s a permanent birth control method. It involves blocking, cutting, or tying the fallopian tubes to prevent pregnancy permanently. One reason behind tubal ligation’s popularity is its high success rate ranging from 97% to 99%. While that means pregnancies can still occur after, they’re rare, with the odds being only 1% to 3.7%. Moreover, it can be free or low-cost under some insurance plans. Unfortunately, the opposite applies to getting the procedure reversed. So, how much does tubal ligation reversal cost then? Why should…

A Step by Step Guide to Sending Sympathy Flowers

Knowing how to articulate your emotions and feelings when it comes to a loss is difficult. You want to be there for the family but words may seem to fail. One way to send your condolences is to send flowers to the grieving. It isn’t always easy to know the etiquette about sending sympathy flowers. With different types of flowers and so many emotions, how do you know what is best to send? Thankfully, there is help for this conundrum. If you are trying to pick out the most thoughtful memorial arrangement, it’s time to consider some things. Here is the…

A Look at the Latest Jewelry Trends That Will Be Everywhere in 2022

Did you know that every woman should own some essential jewelry pieces by the age of 30? Having a collection of classic jewelry is vital to making sure that you can accessorize any outfit. However, just like clothing, some types of jewelry go in and out of style over the years. Here are some of the jewelry trends to be on the lookout for in the year 2022, and how you can wear them with your clothing pieces. Pearls Pearls are one of the most classic jewelry styles that have been the backbone of the jewelry industry for centuries. These…

What Do You Do When an Elderly Parent Refuses Needed Care?

In just 10 years’ time, one in five American citizens will be at retirement age. That’s over 65 million people! In all likelihood, you’ve got elderly parents yourself who need care. But what do you do when an elderly parent refuses needed care? You might worry that they aren’t getting the help they need or feel guilty that you can’t provide for them. Read on for some helpful tips on what to do when an elderly parent refuses assisted living. What Do You Do When an Elderly Parent Refuses Needed Care? First Understand Their Concerns Empathy is a cornerstone of communication. When…

Detailed Funeral Cost Breakdown (Know What Cost to Expect)

Did you know that 120 people die each minute around the world? There’s no getting around the fact that death is as sure as taxes. However, that doesn’t mean we can’t celebrate the memory of our lost loved ones. Funerals are one way people can grieve and come together to share stories about the deceased, but they can be expensive. Are you wondering how much the funeral might cost? Keep reading to learn all about the funeral cost breakdown you can expect. The Average Cost of a Funeral When it comes to a funeral cost breakdown 2021, you must first realize…

5 Things You Need to Know When Getting Arlington Solar

For those living in “Agg-Town,” or Arlington, Texas to outsiders, solar must have been a consideration for some time now? There are plenty of sun rays to capture and loads of money to save, so it’s a no-brainer! But what do you need to know about Arlington solar energy before you commit to this renewable energy source? Well, we’ll run you through five common considerations that are relevant to homeowners across the country. But we’ll be more specific in some ways about getting Arlington solar panels. So let’s get to it! Is Your Roof in Good Condition? Before you even…

Can Seniors Make a Living from Day Trading?

Day trading is buying and selling financial assets such as currencies, stocks or commodities, which occurs in one day. It has long been a part-time employment option for students and people looking for extra work, but what about those that have retired? In theory, a retired person with more time on their hands might be well placed to try day trading. But is that really the case? This article will look at the pros and cons of day trading and whether this activity is suitable for retirees.  Not all retirees have a decent nest egg that will see them through…

What You Should Know About Kratom

The recent controversy of kratom has led to mass confusion on what kratom is. Out of all kratom users, it has been averaged that the daily dose is no larger than 4.2 grams. Once people get to a certain age, some will decide that listening to word of mouth isn’t enough anymore. We will want to research things ourselves before taking a view on them. If you are one of these people who would like to know more about kratom, we have you covered. Keep reading for a better insight into what kratom is and how we can benefit from…