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We Want to Keep Our Parents Safe but They May Need Some Risks for Their Mental Health

Falls. Strokes. Heart attacks. Ugh. All worries when we have aging parents. Sometimes we'd like to keep them wrapped in bubble wrap. That, however, is not doable, right? We might even have to grit our teeth while they ride bikes or cross-country ski. Why don't they quit this stuff? Well, it's because they want to live their lives. Of course, there are things that they need to be cautious about, but there's a risk vs. benefit going on here. 

Read more  on Egosancares blog about knowing when to interfere with our older parents' activities due to safety concerns  - ad when to step back:

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