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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.

This week at the Aging Well Conference in Arlington, I was invited to speak on the critical topic, The Decisions...

Are you starting over in a new city where you don’t know anyone? Or thinking about making a move? Or...

A reader requests, “Many retirees opt to sell their homes and rent apartments.  It would be great to see something...

My wife, Gina, and I are in year five of owning and running a home care agency, and we’ve experienced...

“Growing older isn’t easy.” I hear those words from my friends and family. It’s hard to see them suffer physically,...

Medicare Supplement Insurance, also known as Medigap, is a private insurance policy that helps pay some of the health care...

New year resolutions can drive us nuts, especially the ones dealing with exercise. There’s nothing more irritating than setting goals...

Recently, a reader asked, “If you can’t afford to live in a senior care facility, or have family to take...

A few weeks ago, a reader asked, “Can you tell me the differences between a geriatric care manager and a...