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October 31, 2018

What is Skilled Nursing Care for Seniors?

It’s easy to gravitate towards the idea that more is better. But when it comes to your loved one’s care, having more people around doesn't always translate into better quality of care. The impact of one skilled nurse over several personal aides...

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October 8, 2018

3 Fall Fun Ideas for Seniors and Their Families

As the leaves begin to change color, and the cooler temperatures start to stick, it’s time to say goodbye to summer and welcome in the new season. Autumn has finally made its debut. This time of year is ripe with opportunities for family fun,...

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October 7, 2018

Comparing Costs: At Home vs. Assisted Living vs. Nursing Homes

When it comes to caring for our loved ones, we naturally want the best. But in the case of senior care, the best often comes with a hefty price tag, and that’s not always possible. So what can different care options provide, and at what price...

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September 27, 2018

Three Things You Didn't Know About Assisted Living

Like many adult children, you want your loved ones to live a healthy and happy life. When they need advanced care, you're left with a tough decision. The idea of moving to an assisted living community is still uncharted territory for many,...

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September 24, 2018

Caregiver’s Guide to Adaptive Clothing

 As a caregiver, you have many responsibilities that can leave you physically and mentally drained. While getting your loved one dressed sounds like it should be the least of your worries, nothing is more frustrating than struggling to get arms...

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June 18, 2018

5 Staycation Ideas in the Midwest

Travel is fun, but there are so many things that can go wrong: lost luggage, flight delays, mixed up reservations, and more. If you are like many seniors, traveling to far and distant lands can be challenging. But what options are there for...

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May 1, 2018

18 Internet Safety Tips for Seniors

Despite all the stereotypes about seniors who simply don’t understand technology, a majority of adults age 65 and over are now using the internet. According to a report by the Pew Research Center, over 67% of this group uses the internet...

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April 24, 2018

Why Assisted Living Should Provide a Continuum of Care

 

Anyone searching for senior care options has probably come across the term “continuum of care” - but what does it really mean, and why is it important? A community with a continuum of care is one that offers senior care services from...

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April 4, 2018

6 Great Travel Destinations for Retirees in 2018

 

What’s your ideal vacation? Reclining on the beach, hiking the trails, exploring the city? Many people desire or plan to travel during retirement, but sometimes it’s hard to make plans into reality. But traveling is possible on any budget, and...

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March 27, 2018

Why Don't We Talk About Age?

 

It’s a question that some people dread: how old are you? There are many reasons people don’t want to talk about their age, but dodging, avoiding, and sometimes outright lying about your age could be doing more harm than good for your health,...

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