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We know that it can be tough, finding care for a loved one, or taking care of them yourself. So we offer our end users a blog with information on care giving, choosing a community, senior living and care news and just for fun!

The Importance of Staying Curious as You Age – Always Learn Something New

No matter how well you understand something, there is always the potential to learn more. However, many of us get bogged down in our lives and our routines that learning something new can feel like an unachievable task. If you want to stay curious as you get older, take a…

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Tips for Choosing a Living Arrangement for a Senior

Choosing a living arrangement for your elderly loved one can be a daunting experience, especially since there are many options to choose from. The most common housing arrangements available include: Aging at home In-home care Moving in with another family member Independent living communities Assisted living communities Care homes/Nursing facilities…

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Telemedicine and the Aging Population

With over 54 million Americans over the age of 65 and 85% of them living with at least one chronic health condition, the need for telehealth services has never been greater. Telemedicine enables people who have traditionally struggled to access adequate medical care to talk to a provider over a…

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Benefits of Occupational Therapy for Seniors

One of the most challenging parts of aging is losing the ability to do things that were once very simple. Losing the capacity to complete everyday tasks often makes seniors feel very confused and frustrated. This situation is also difficult for family members as they struggle to find effective means…

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Six Reasons Why It’s Never Too Late to Find Love

One of the most incredible things about aging is all the knowledge that you pick up along the way. You have a lifetime of memories that taught you what matters most in life in your heart and mind. While taking better care of yourself to stay in good health is…

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Compassionate Care for Aging Parents

Your parents may reach a point in life where one needs a greater degree of care than the other. In this instance, you may need to help them reevaluate their living situation, potentially relocating them to a smaller more manageable home, or even a retirement community or assisted living facility….

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Male Health Problems: 6 Concerns To Look Out For As You Age

There are a range of health problems that affect men more than women, either for biological reasons or social. As you get older, you might notice that these issues become more prevalent, which means that you need to be aware of them. Keep reading and we’ll outline some common male…

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Ways to Combat the Growing Issue of Seniors and Loneliness

One of the reasons people look forward to retirement is the increased time to do things they enjoy, like hobbies, traveling, and spending time with loved ones. However, what isn’t considered is the increased loneliness that comes with age. Unfortunately, as they age, seniors lose significant others, relatives, and friends…

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Issues Family Members of Seniors Commonly Experience

Most older Americans need no help at all from others. In fact, a lot of them are too busy helping others or contributing to their families, workplaces, and communities in other ways. That said, some older people will eventually need a bit of assistance from others. Here’s a quick look…

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Five Ways to Make Your Elder More Comfortable

It’s never easy to bring your grandparent, parent, or other relative to a nursing home. You may feel guilty about it, but it’s usually a necessary move. As we age we need help with many things. If you’re feeling uneasy about taking your loved one to a facility for the…

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