When Marie Kondo’s best-selling book, “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up,” was published in the United States in 2014, a wide swath of the population was introduced to her proprietary method to rid your home of clutter.
An older adult notices symptoms that suggest a health problem. Their doctor performs an examination and some tests, and arrives at a diagnosis. It might be cancer or another life-limiting illness. It might be a health condition that will surely change the patient’s life, such as dementia, diabetes, heart disease, Parkinson’s disease or a progressive vision loss.