Long Term Care – Who’s Going To Pay For It?

Each of us has some insomnia some of the time. We all have days (nights) where worries, stress and/or illness of us or those we love keep us awake at night.

Two days ago I swore I would not set myself up for a fall by fighting with him about a nap. And what did I do? I tried to force him to take a nap. He fought, Mia cried, and i blew my top. I began throwing things – the box of diaper wipes, Kage’s little TV tray, the plastic measured cup Kage has been carrying around, a Styrofoam cup – anything to keep me from losing my temper on my kids.

Last night I was pleased, thinking I was well on the road to recovery. Maybe I just needed to be reminded that it is a long road with lots of bumps and potholes.

So if you seriously think you will never need LTC and thus have no plans of preparing for your future healthcare needs, you might as well start planning which of your assets should go first. Is it the house, or perhaps, the commercial property and apartment that you rent out? If it’s your entire nest egg, ask your state’s Medicaid program about the asset limit as this could be around ,500 to ,000.

I began writing letters to the media, politicians, and the Department of health and human services and i took pictures of the bruises and conditions that I witnessed on my camera phone. It was only after I was terminated for this and went to the local T.V news station that my concerns got any attention. After airing a segment on the local news, others came forward and DHHS did a thorough inspection.

Oral Cancer (mouth cancer) is included in a specific group of cancers called oral and head and neck cancer (OHNC). It’s estimated that between 70 – 80 percent of all cases of OHNC are due to tobacco use and heavy alcohol consumption.

OProtect your reputation. If you doubt that you can get through a day without symptoms messing things up, stay at home, even if it means a day without pay. To go to work could mean you lose your job.