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What Does Edgemere’s 5-Star Medicare Rating Mean for You?

If you are exploring your senior living community options, you’ve likely read about many awards, ratings and accolades. Every community is going to advertise their achievements, but how much weight should you give them? Edgemere, for example, has been awarded a 5-star Medicare rating. That might sound impressive, but unless you understand how that rating …

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The Luxurious Services & Amenities That Set Edgemere Apart

When searching for a senior independent living community, one of the most important considerations is whether or not you can picture yourself there. Not only whether or not you can picture yourself in the physical spaces or engaging with like-minded residents, but also whether or not you can envision the activities and outings that will …

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It’s Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month at Edgemere

June is Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month. Around the world, 50 million people are living with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia. There are an estimated 5.5 million Americans with Alzheimer’s, and many of them are age 65 or older. Brain health is of critical importance, especially as we get older and our cognitive abilities …

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Planning for Retirement in Dallas, Texas

For many older adults, the prospect of life in retirement without a steady paycheck can seem daunting, even if you’ve been saving for your golden years for decades. That’s probably why the question every retiree asks at least once is, “how much do I need to retire?” The actual dollar amount will vary from person …

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The Benefits of Senior Living Communities vs. In-Home Care

With senior care comes a unique set of terms and distinctions that can be confusing for older adults and their families. Aging in place. Home care vs. nursing home. Continuum of care. Community care vs. home care. When weighing all these options, what’s the best fit for your retirement lifestyle? Previous generations of seniors were …

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Edgemere Residents Spread Warmth Throughout Dallas, One Thread at a Time

For nearly 10 years, Marianne Mead, Pat Londeree and about 20 other residents at Edgemere have used their knitting, sewing and crocheting skills to help U.S. troops, local newborns in need and other heartwarming causes. The Knit Wits, as they affectionately call themselves, started in 2010 when they decided to knit items for troops in …

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Edgemere Sets The Standard for Senior Living Design

As recently seen in Multi-Housing News, Edgemere proves as one of the most iconic developments for Dallas-based architect firm Rockland Berg. With the Tuscan aesthetics and resort-style living, the community speaks for itself. Read more about the expansive community and the teams inspiration behind the community here.

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Edgemere Resident Doesn’t Play Around When It Comes to Bridge

You might expect to find bridge games and tables featured at senior living communities, but there’s no player in the Dallas area quite like Jean Jensen. For more than 75 years, the Edgemere resident and the card game known for its tricks and subtleties have literally gone hand in hand. Whether it’s contract bridge or duplicate, at …

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