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Is Aging in Place Right for You?

Aging in place is increasingly popular for seniors who prefer staying independent, but this living option has both benefits and drawbacks.

By |May 13th, 2022|Assisted Living, Senior Health|Comments Off on Is Aging in Place Right for You?
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Summer is Heatstroke Season

If you have an elderly loved one who loves being outside, it is vital to understand and address the symptoms of heatstroke and heat exhaustion.

By |May 2nd, 2022|Senior Health|Comments Off on Summer is Heatstroke Season
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When You Suddenly Become a Caregiver

When you suddenly become a caregiver, one of the most challenging aspects of your new situation is feeling alone and overwhelmed.

By |April 29th, 2022|Assisted Living, Senior Health|Comments Off on When You Suddenly Become a Caregiver
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When Should Mom Stop Driving?

Deciding to stop driving due to age is a difficult milestone. No one looks forward to relinquishing their freedom and independence.

By |April 15th, 2022|Senior Health|Comments Off on When Should Mom Stop Driving?

Managing Sugar and Salt Intake

By the time we are 70 years old, we can lose up to 70% of our tastebuds - but increasing our sugar and salt intake could be a dangerous solution.

By |April 1st, 2022|Senior Health|Comments Off on Managing Sugar and Salt Intake
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Helping Your Senior Manage Pain

When older individuals incur an injury, their pain can be more debilitating, and recovery may not be as easy. Chronic illness and pain are challenging, but there are some ways to help alleviate and manage pain.

By |March 28th, 2022|Senior Health|Comments Off on Helping Your Senior Manage Pain
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How Green Plants Help to Heal Naturally

Green plants can assist our health on many ways, most notably by filtering the air - eliminating toxins and releasing oxygen into the room.

By |March 25th, 2022|Senior Health|Comments Off on How Green Plants Help to Heal Naturally
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Palliative and Hospice Care

If you are a family member of a patient with a life-limiting illness, you've likely heard the terms hospice care and palliative care.

By |March 21st, 2022|Assisted Living, Senior Health|Comments Off on Palliative and Hospice Care
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Speech Therapy for Your Aging Parent

Speech therapy is beneficial for individuals of any age but can be especially helpful to those who rely on quality communication with doctors and family.

By |March 7th, 2022|Senior Health|Comments Off on Speech Therapy for Your Aging Parent
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When a Parent Dies – Dealing with Grief

While we may understand the reality of mortality more comprehensively than when we were younger, does that make the death of a parent any easier? Does our grief diminish because our parents lived a long life?

By |February 28th, 2022|Assisted Living, Senior Health|Comments Off on When a Parent Dies – Dealing with Grief