Terri Taylor jokes that caring for babies isn’t like riding a bicycle. When she became a grandmother three years ago, she was surprised to learn that much of what she Read more
‘Love yourself and protect yourself’: I care for my mother, 90, and husband, 73. He contributes nothing. I work and pay all the bills. What hope do I have?
I am 65 and had long hoped for early retirement, yet I am still working. I have my 90-year-old mother with no income under my care, and my 73-year-old husband, Read more
A majority of Americans want to live in a place with strong gun-control laws and IRS should brace for ‘broad and deep’ scrutiny if Republicans win midterm elections. Here’s why every taxpayer should care.
Hi, MarketWatchers. Don’t miss these top stories. A majority of Americans want to live in a place with strong gun-control laws: Redfin poll A new survey reveals what’s on voters’ Read more
IRS should brace for ‘broad and deep’ scrutiny if Republicans win midterm elections. Here’s why every taxpayer should care.
Less than three months ago, a bill dedicating $80 billion for sweeping technological upgrades, staff additions and more enforcement at the Internal Revenue Service passed with no Republican votes, but Read more
When will we care as much about Alzheimer’s as we did about COVID-19?
Where is the hysteria? Where is the mass panic? Where is the preening virtue signaling? Why aren’t people on Twitter showing off by screaming “granny killer!” at anyone who disagrees Read more
Stock in Orpea slumps 34% as French care home operator resumes trading
Shares in French care home group Orpea tumbled 34% on Wednesday as it resumed trading two days after a suspension on the Paris Stock Exchange. France’s market watchdog AMF stopped Read more
The cost of health care is surging again and adding to high U.S. inflation
The cost of medical care is surging again after lull during the pandemic — and adding tinder to the high inflation already burning up the U.S. economy. Medical expenses have Read more
‘Child care is slipping farther and farther out of reach’: Rising child-care costs outpace inflation
Rising child-care expenses managed to slightly outpace inflation last year, with the national average cost of care hitting about $10,600 annually, according to a new report. In fact, 2021 marked the third consecutive Read more
How do you care for an aging parent who didn’t care for you?
Family caregiving is commonly viewed as an act of love. So much so that the phrase “caring for a loved one” is practically synonymous with family caregiving. But not every family experience Read more
Older adults lose teeth at a shocking rate — dental care is an overlooked and increasingly expensive part of healthcare
You know the old saying that “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure”? Look at this stunning data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: 26% of Read more