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Carol Marak

Aging Advocate

Carol Marak, aging alone advocate, columnist, speaker and editor at Seniorcare.com. A former family caregiver, who earned a Fundamentals of Gerontology Certificate from the USC Davis School of Gerontology and writes about personal concerns while growing older.

Frauds and scams have escalated. Here are a few tips I received from my bank that will help keep us...

It’s Medicare open enrollment period starting October 15 and through December 7, 2019. Your chance to change coverage (Medicare plans)...

A report by the Consumer Technology Association says the active aging industry which includes safety and smart-living technologies, health and...

Seniors face many challenges, they have financial constraints, difficulty finding work, have problems driving and getting around, deal with chronic...

Baby boomers begin to retire in large numbers. Their kids are adults and have lives of their own. The boomer...

Being a solo senior aging at home, and like many patients, I don’t have quick access to a physician. Yes,...

The lifestyle and concept of aging alone is not new, but in the U.S. more people experience aging at home...

If you’re one of the 30 percent of older adults living alone in the U.S., then you might be one...

Since peak hurricane season extends from mid-August to the end of October, FEMA suggests older adults stay prepared by having...