Do You Need a Living Will?

  Many of us have shared the same nightmare. We are slowly dying in a hospital bed, tubes going in and out of your body, being kept alive by machines. Even worse, we are unable to communicate our wishes to our caregivers and loved ones gathered around. No one knows what we want. The way to prevent this nightmare from …

LGBT Seniors: Aging Without Discrimination

Issues That Affect LGBT Seniors There are major health issues affecting LGBT seniors.  These can include discrimination from faculty, patients, and a lack of cultural sensitivity. These issues highlight the need for an approach to ensure that LGBT seniors can access the services they need to support healthy aging, including: Improved cultural capability in serving LGBT elders throughout the mainstream …