Are America's Nursing Homes Getting a Culinary Makeover?
Haute cuisine chefs are offering their skills to America’s aging population in retirement homes across the country Mather, an upscale senior community center in Evanston, Ill. is setting an interesting example how Americans may come to treat its aging population — with upscale cuisine from graduates of prestigious culinary schools, reports The New York Times.
Protecting your loved one in a nursing home
That unfortunate time has come. Your sick or elderly loved one can no longer care for themselves, and their needs are too great for you to properly meet. How do you pick a nursing home that will provide the necessary care? Once they are admitted to the nursing home, what can you do to make sure that they are safe and well cared for?