The Role of Gravity In Later Life

The Role of Gravity In Later Life

Gravity has a lot going for it. It is a force for good – it keeps our feet on the ground, and enables us to sit in chairs, to lie in bed and even to keep our food down. We normally wouldn’t want to do without it. In later life, however, it can be a force for bad. When...
I Just Want to Go Home!

I Just Want to Go Home!

Very few people want to stay in a hospital or an aged care facility. However, we often hear of hospitals complaining about ‘bed blockers’ – they’re usually referring to older patients for which the hospital says they can do no more but the patient won’t, or can’t,...
I Care – therefore I am entitled aren’t I?

I Care – therefore I am entitled aren’t I?

What is the price for martyrdom in a family? This is becoming an increasingly common question being asked by the ‘martyr’ children in families. As aged care becomes more expensive, families are internalising the caring arrangements for their ageing parents and keeping...
Wills for Losers!

Wills for Losers!

You’re right (the customer always is) – why would you want to spend good money on doing a document that only benefits other people, not you – such as a Will. I mean, look what you’ve already given in hand outs to your family and now, on your celestial transfer, you’re...