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      Easy Guide to the Different Types of Dementia

      Dementia is one of the most common conditions that our senior population faces. It can have strong effects on almost every...


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      Tags: Alzheimer's & Dementia

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      Finding the Humor & Laughter in Alzheimer's

      If you're one of over 16 million people in the United States caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's Disease or dementia, you're...


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      Tags: Alzheimer's & Dementia

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      Unique Challenges Faced by Alzheimer's & Dementia Caregivers

      As seniors age, they may require more care than ever before. Whether it is assistance with personal care or simple companionship,...


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      Tags: Alzheimer's & Dementia, Caregivers

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      How Our GreatCare Method Addresses Senior Fall Risks

      Seniors are at the greatest risk for falling and injuring themselves over any other age group. Between health concerns, physical...


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      Tags: Fall Prevention

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      What To Do After a Senior Falls

      It can be frightening when a senior falls, and many people may not know what to do after the accident. A timely response is...


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      Tags: Fall Prevention, Senior Health

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      How Seniors Can Help with Thanksgiving Dinner

      Seniors should never be left out of the equation, especially when it comes to the holidays. There are a few ways that they can...


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      Tags: Holidays

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      When Should I Get Long-Term Health Insurance?

      While there is no one age that fits every single person when it comes to the best time to buy long-term health insurance, the...


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      Tags: Long-Term Care, Finances

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      INFOGRAPHIC: Balance Exercises for Seniors

      Exercise is a great way for seniors to stay healthy and maintain balance and coordination as they age. Discover different balance...


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      Tags: Senior Fitness

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      Fun Ways to Celebrate the Day of the Dead With Seniors

      Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is a colorful Mexican holiday honoring ancestry. The holiday isn't just one day, however....


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      Tags: Holidays

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      Downsizing? Here’s What to Do with Family Photos & Home Movies

      Downsizing makes sense as our loved ones get older. Finding a smaller home or reducing clutter can make it safe and easy for them...


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      Tags: Family

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      Movie Night: Picking Movies Seniors Will Enjoy

      Seniors loved getting lost in a good movie just as much as you do. They're an enjoyable pastime. Hosting a movie night in your...


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      Tags: Senior Activities

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      Why Facebook Is Popular with Seniors

      Social media websites are popular with millennials and younger generations, but you might be surprised to know just how many...


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      Tags: Social Media