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20 05, 2022

How To Talk to a Parent With Dementia or Alzheimer’s

2022-05-20T13:55:30-04:00Blog, Memory Care|

Dementia or Alzheimer's can make it difficult to live independently. Your loved one may need help eating, dressing, walking, and completing other daily tasks.  This disease can even affect everyday communication, making it harder to speak with them. If you have a parent with dementia, how can you talk in a way that avoids potential [...]

12 05, 2022

How To Move an Elderly Parent Into Assisted Living

2022-05-12T12:55:11-04:00Assisted Living, Blog|

Moving is one of the top 5 most stressful things a person can go through, let alone moving a senior parent into a new assisted living community. Sometimes, this process can be difficult to process. Leaving a home full of memories is hugely emotional, downsizing a lifetime of possessions is a massive feat, and losing [...]

10 05, 2022

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month, a Time to Self-Check and Prevent

2022-05-10T15:01:35-04:00Blog, Physical Health|

The most common cancer in the U.S. is skin cancer, with more than 5 million cases diagnosed each year. Now that it’s May and it’s Skin Cancer Awareness Month, learn how to self-check and take prevention efforts against one of the most preventable forms of cancer. Skin cancer is largely the result of exposure [...]

10 05, 2022

In National Stroke Awareness Month, Learn About Stroke Prevention

2022-05-10T14:59:00-04:00Blog, Physical Health|

May is National Stroke Awareness Month, a good reminder for seniors and aging adults in assisted living communities to know about the strokes and their causes and effects. National Stroke Awareness Day was officially started in 1989 on a proclamation by President George H.W. Bush. Over the years before and after the proclamation, the [...]

1 04, 2022

4 Ways to Improve Elderly Mental Health in Stressful Times

2022-04-01T17:30:47-04:00Blog, Mental Health, Physical Health|

As we age, stress, loneliness, memory issues and cognitive decline can make elderly people susceptible to mental health challenges. Whether it’s anxiety, or depress, or physical health issues, or a combination of them, seniors and the elderly can struggle with mental health. But there are many ways to treat and improve mental health. Here [...]

1 04, 2022

April is Stress Awareness Month and a Time to Take Care of Yourself

2022-04-01T17:27:54-04:00Blog, Mental Health, Physical Health|

Life is full of challenges, as you know so well. During the pandemic and as world events take center stage, you may feel stressed and overwhelmed. Whether you have physical or emotional symptoms, feeling stressed out may not be uncommon. But understand that feeling stress is natural and you’re not any different than anyone [...]

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