Assisted Living Should Reach Out to Men, Says Washington Post

Currently, only 26% of assisted living residents are male, as per the National Center for Assisted Living. Although the ratio is not likely to change anytime soon – researchers say women will continue to outlive men – the total number of older men ...

 
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Long Term Care: U.S. vs. Them

Whenever I'm depressed about the state of the long term care (LTC) system in America, my mind wanders to other countries. What's it like in Uganda, France, or Kazakhstan? Is it better, worse, or about the same? Apparently, Howard Gleckman heard my cry. A senior research associate for the Urban Institute (and author of "Caring for our Parents"), he tackled this topic (in response to a Washington Post piece) in ...

 
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