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23 09, 2022

How to Transition Someone with Alzheimer’s Into Memory Care

2022-09-23T11:51:50-04:00Memory Care|

Entering a new stage of life and new community can be exciting but also challenging for your loved one, especially if they’re dealing with cognitive difficulties such as Alzheimer’s disease. A memory care lifestyle can be an excellent option to help make this transition easier.  Let’s look at how you can help your loved [...]

12 09, 2022

How to Choose an Assisted Living Community

2022-09-12T15:48:24-04:00Assisted Living|

Being part of choosing a new community to settle down in for your loved one can seem challenging, but it’s a necessary process. Finding the right lifestyle for your loved one can set them up for a safe and comfortable environment to live in and thrive. Let’s look at how to choose an assisted [...]

6 09, 2022

Tips for Brain Health to Slow or Prevent Dementia and Alzheimer’s

2022-09-06T16:39:05-04:00Blog, Physical Health|

World Alzheimer’s Day is September 21 this year, the day before the official beginning of fall. For seniors and the elderly, maintaining a healthy brain is important in the aging process. Can you avoid memory loss? Can you avoid or prevent the onset of dementia and Alzheimer’s? Brain training can certainly help. Studies have [...]

6 09, 2022

Six Tips on Fall Prevention for Seniors and the Elderly

2022-09-06T16:30:13-04:00Blog, Physical Health|

Falls can be a major source of serious injury for seniors and the elderly. “Balance Awareness Week,” which runs Sept. 18-24, is a good reminder for seniors about fall prevention and how to avoid them. The recipe for fall prevention includes balance awareness and exercise, as well as checking in with your medical provider. [...]

15 08, 2022

How to Transition Someone with Alzheimer’s Into Memory Care

2022-08-15T17:54:18-04:00Blog, Memory Care|

Planning a Transition Talking to a parent with Alzheimer's or dementia about a transition can be challenging. You want them to feel safe and loved, but a move can be unsettling. Memory care can offer residents the support and care they need, but how can you communicate that need to a loved one? We've prepared [...]

3 08, 2022

Treat Yourself! Here are Senior Discounts that Save You Money

2022-08-03T17:47:04-04:00Blog, Financial Health|

Being a senior and among the elderly has its benefits. Can you say discounts? Many discounts also apply if you have a military background, either active duty or retired. So let’s get started on those discounts! Grocery Stores Harris Teeter: If you’re 60 or older, you can save 5% on your purchase every Thursday. [...]

3 08, 2022

August is National Eye Exam Month, Time for Elderly and Seniors to Check Their Eyes

2022-08-03T17:34:51-04:00Blog, Physical Health|

August is National Eye Exam Month, a good reminder for seniors and the elderly to check their eyes. For most seniors and the elderly, seeing a doctor for an annual physical health checkup is automatic. But don’t forget your eyes! Seeing an eye doctor means you can catch small problems with your eyes before [...]

8 07, 2022

When Is It Time for Assisted Living?

2022-07-08T12:26:18-04:00Assisted Living, Blog|

As our loved ones grow older, they may require an increased level of care that you or another caregiver can’t provide. They may already live in a senior living community and need to move to assisted living to get help with daily activities.   From increased opportunities for social interaction to a proper level of care, [...]

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