Make sure any nursing home you’re considering—as well as its administrators—have current state licenses, and that the facility meets basic safety requirements, complies with fire regulations, and has an emergency evacuation plan. Ask about any complaints or violations and how these matters have been addressed.
There's much you can do to stay healthy and reduce your risk for physical and mental disability as you get older...
Memory problems are not an inevitable part of growing older. Here are some steps you can take to stay sharp.
Eat right...exercise...don't smoke and...keep a sense of purpose to increase your odds of living a long, healthy life.