As we age, who typically needs more care—men or women?

December 28th, 2011 1 Comment

As we age, who typically needs more care—men or women?

The need for assistance with everyday activities (including eating, dressing, bathing, toileting, and continence) increases as we age for both men and women, but according to the U.S. Census Bureau, women are more likely to need assistance than men (home care NJ can help with these activities of daily living). Women typically live longer and have higher rates of disability and chronic health problems. After years of caring for others, it’s unfortunate that long-term care is something few women adequately plan for, and something they will likely desperately need.


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