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Is Their Memory Loss a Normal Part of Aging?

Our ability to recall our past and recognize our loved ones is what gives us each our sense of place in the world and brings meaning to our lives. Memory and recognition are what connect us to everything we value. This is why even the slightest signs of memory loss can be unsettling. But occasional …

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What to Look For in Senior Living Floor Plans

If you’ve decided to move from your family home into a senior living community, choosing your living space is one of the most fun and exciting parts of the process. Looking at the variety of floor plans available, you get to imagine yourself living your new life in a distinguished and distinctive space, freed from …

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Common Senior Living Misconceptions About COVID-19

During the pandemic of 2020, everyone is modifying their lifestyle and day-to-day activities to remain safe and function within the guidelines set forth by our public health agencies. Older adults have to be particularly careful because they are part of the high-risk group that could encounter more serious health problems if exposed to COVID-19. Because …

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7 Tips to Improve Mental Health when Times Are Uneasy

In a time like this when unavoidable stressors enter our lives due to social distancing and sheltering at home, tending to mental health is paramount. These tips for maintaining good mental health for seniors will remind you to make positive thinking a major part of your everyday routine — and help you find meaningful moments …

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The Best Low Maintenance Plants to Start Your Indoor Garden

Creating a space where you feel relaxed, comfortable and at home is essential to overall wellness. And there’s no better way to boost your mood, promote your mental health and cultivate a beautiful home than with easy- to-maintain indoor plants. Filling your home with greenery is a snap with the right indoor plants for seniors. …

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How Spiritual Wellness Helps in Times of Uncertainty

Every phase of life has a spiritual dimension. For seniors, spirituality and spiritual well-being often take on greater meaning and importance. Faith in times of uncertainty through religion and spirituality now feels even more relevant with the presence of Coronavirus and COVID-19. Let’s review the fundamentals of senior spirituality and spiritual wellness for seniors to …

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Tips for Dementia Caregivers During COVID-19

Caregivers of dementia patients have a unique challenge and a heavy responsibility during the COVID-19 pandemic. People with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia may be at a higher risk for coronavirus, not because of their illness, but because of the behaviors and health conditions accompanying dementia. To help caregivers of loved ones with dementia …

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