Posts Tagged ‘ senior health issues for travel ’

SENIORS AND THE AFFORDABLE HEALTH CARE ACT

Jun 29th, 2012 | By Dr Jerry D Elrod | Category: Senior Moments Blog

The Affordable Health Care Act is now law, affirmed constitutional by the Supreme Court. We aren’t sure how long it will be so, with the resistance provided by those who so vehemently oppose it. But, for now it is law. It is so because 5 of the Supreme Court Justices endorsed its major provisions. It is so because the Chief Justice joined those five. It is so because in the face of attempts to derail it, reason prevailed.

Illness and poor health may now have a chance at being defeated. In spite of those who would deny the opportunity of protection against the ravages of illness and poor health, there is now hope and encouragement. Compassionate care has prevailed.



Senior Citizen Health Issues in Travel Planning

Jul 27th, 2010 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Lifestyle, Health & Fitness

A list of issues to address if you travel with health problems may be helpful for seniors planning worldwide travel.  Trips can become more complicated as we age, but it doesn’t mean we have to stop traveling.  We just have to plan more carefully. This list is as comprehensive as we can generate; however, if [...]