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#32 Lessons from a real world medical emergency

What really happens in a medical emergency? Everything you've prepared yourself for... Every plan you have in place... Every plan plan you have for that day and Every single item on your insanely busy schedule.... All goes to hell in a handbasket the moment the telephone rings and and the voice on the other

#31 Taking Chances with Your Parent’s Healthcare?

Good healthcare doesn't happen by chance... A visit to the doctor can be stressful and may often seem a bit rushed, especially for our aging parents.  Because of this, many older patients forget to bring up concerns they may have and doctors may forget to ask if they understand all that was said. 

#30 Assisted Living. Good Idea or not?

Assisted Living   A listener from Madrid, Spain asks the question… Is Assisted Living the right way to go for an aging parent whose spouse and caretaker has passed away?   Plus… Doing this for just 48 minutes a week can dramatically change your parents life. Follow Diane:

#29 Solving Eldercare Problems Of the Modern Family

Solving the Unique Eldercare Challenges of the Modern Family   In many countries, the concept of the extended family has all but disappeared. And the notion of the “traditional family” has dramatically changed. Stepchildren, stepparents, same sex couples, older singles living together, blended families… who is really in charge of the critical decisions

#28 Should They Still Be Driving? Here’s how to tell…

What do you do when it's no longer safe for your aging parents to drive?  This is the most asked question we get.  This week Diane gives some answers. Diane had a lot more information than we had time for on this week's show. Click HERE to see

# 27 How To Keep your Parents Safe in a Nursing Home

We lose control of our parents safety the moment they enter a nursing home. This week... Learn what you can do to remain in control and protect your parents welfare. Follow Diane: FaceBook Twitter   This week, Diane responds to a concerned daughter’s question. What can you

#25 Innovative Eldercare Living Solutions

Don't even think about moving your parents in with you until you've listened to this week's episode. Plus... Can your current sleeping patterns actually determine your future dementia risks?  Follow Diane: FaceBook Twitter Having your parents come live with you may not be the best option... In

# 24 How Medicaid Works… Plus some really embarrassing ways to die.

How Medicaid works.  Plus... some really embarrassing ways to die. Follow Diane: FaceBook Twitter Medicaid health care coverage can be confusing...   In this episode of Parents are Hard To Raise, Diane explains how Medicaid works. Plus… Every year poor, unsuspecting people meet their maker in unusual and