When your parents get older and need care, what options are out there? How much does a nursing home cost - and why does it bankrupt some families? We hear stories of success and horror from those who sought the perfect home for their elderly parents... and what they should have done better. Have you had to find a nursing home? What's your story? We want to hear from you.
Older Americans in the Mountain West and on the West Coast feel younger and healthier than in other parts of the country. About 78 percent of adults ages 65 and older who live in the West say they don't feel old, compared with 67 percent of older adults who live in the rest of the country, according to a new report from the Pew Research Center.