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AARP The Other Talk: A Guide to Talking with Your Adult Children about the Rest of Your Life by Tim Prosch

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CHAPTER FOURNavigating the Baby Boomers’ Perfect Storm

The baby boom generation has always felt secure, knowing that our last chapter will be longer, wealthier, healthier than our parents’. Imagine our surprise when we arrive to find the eldercare infrastructure overwhelmed and crumbling.

—Carlos, physician and focus group participant

If you’ve read this far, I’m hoping you are now intrigued by what the Other Talk can offer you and your family: a chance to discuss with your kids the various issues and options that arise in the last years of life; an opportunity to create a road map for decision making during the inevitable role reversal that will occur as you get older; and an occasion for you to teach, probe, think about, and share ideas with ...

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