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Living Alone – Independence or Isolation?

Moving into assisted living does not mean a senior has to relinquish their independence - in fact, they may only be giving up isolation and loneliness.

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Emotional Intelligence in Senior Years

In recent years, many researchers have stated that a person's emotional intelligence quotient (EQ) is more important to their quality of life than their IQ.

By |July 23rd, 2021|Assisted Living, Memory Care|Comments Off on Emotional Intelligence in Senior Years
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Parkinson’s Disease Explained

Parkinson’s disease (PD) is most often diagnosed in persons over the age of 60, and is therefore often considered a "senior citizen's disease. In fact, only 4% of Parkinson's cases occur before the age of 50.

By |July 12th, 2021|Assisted Living|Comments Off on Parkinson’s Disease Explained
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4 Suggestions – Touring an Assisted Living Facility

You'll want to make sure that the community offers the level of care you require, that the staff is friendly and competent and that the facility is safe and well-maintained.

By |July 5th, 2021|Assisted Living, Uncategorized|Comments Off on 4 Suggestions – Touring an Assisted Living Facility
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Assisted Living Levels of Care

All assisted living facilities offer various levels of care, and each level is designed around building variables and the capabilities of each resident.

By |July 2nd, 2021|Assisted Living|Comments Off on Assisted Living Levels of Care
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What are ADLs and IADLs?

One of the best ways to assess how your loved one is doing on their own - or if they need to consider assisted living - is to understand their ability to complete common activities of daily life. (ADLs) 

By |April 19th, 2021|Assisted Living|Comments Off on What are ADLs and IADLs?
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Container Gardening for Seniors

Container gardening is a fun and easy way for seniors to be creative, get involved in a hobby, and watch new life grow. Here are some tips to get started.

By |April 5th, 2021|Assisted Living, Memory Care|Comments Off on Container Gardening for Seniors
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The Importance of Laughter in Caregiving

One of the best things you can do for your own mental health, and the mental health of your loved one, is to learn to embrace humor and laughter in your life.

By |March 22nd, 2021|Assisted Living, Memory Care|Comments Off on The Importance of Laughter in Caregiving
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Mental Health Benefits of Assisted Living

For many who live in assisted living residences, there are distinct mental health benefits that allow seniors to stay active and fulfilled.

By |March 19th, 2021|Assisted Living|Comments Off on Mental Health Benefits of Assisted Living
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COVID-19 Scams to Look Out For

Scam artists are smart and ahead of the game when it comes to tricking the innocent into their schemes. This is especially true of COVID-19 scams. 

By |March 5th, 2021|Assisted Living, Senior Health|Comments Off on COVID-19 Scams to Look Out For