12 ways to keep your brain young – Harvard Health

Every brain changes with age, and mental function changes along with it. Mental decline is common, and it’s one of the most feared consequences of aging. But cognitive impairment is not inevitable. Here are 12 ways you can help maintain brain function. 1. Get mental stimulation Through research with mice and humans, scientists have foundContinue reading “12 ways to keep your brain young – Harvard Health”

Why Patient Navigators are Becoming Indispensable to Providers –

Those who work inside the increasingly complex maze that is the American healthcare system can find it challenging to navigate. For those on the outside, the maze can be simply overwhelming. No wonder so many patients either slip through the cracks or fail to follow through with the care they need. And no wonder moreContinue reading “Why Patient Navigators are Becoming Indispensable to Providers –”

Aged care residents receive half the funding of prisoners

Aged care residents receive around half the government funding of prisoners, the CEO of a Tasmanian nursing home has told local media. Aged Care Deloraine CEO, Charlie Emmerton, told The Advocate it was “really sad” older members of the community receive such low levels of funding. “On average we get $50,000 a year for aContinue reading “Aged care residents receive half the funding of prisoners”

We Calculated How Much a Baby Costs Per Month, and, Oh Baby, Is It a Lot. Corinne Sullivan

As exciting as it is to welcome a new addition to your family, it’s also majorly taxing on your physical health, your mental health, and — of course — your finances. Money may not be the first consideration for those thinking about welcoming a child into their lives, but we probably don’t have to tellContinue reading “We Calculated How Much a Baby Costs Per Month, and, Oh Baby, Is It a Lot. Corinne Sullivan”