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      Reviewing Senior Care Options

      When an aging loved one needs professional care, it can be a daunting task to evaluate your options. There are many different...


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      Tags: Long-Term Care

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      Key Heart Disease Risk Factors

      For many, there is a misconception that there is not much that can be done to prevent heart disease. While it is true that heart...


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      Tags: Heart health

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      Affording Long-Term Care at Home

      Is your loved one approaching an age where long-term care may be on the horizon? Or have they recently been diagnosed with an...


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      Tags: Long-Term Care

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      8 Ways to Celebrate Mother's Day

      Mother’s Day is meant to be a day to celebrate mom. If your mom is aging or has a disability, the day may be even more important...


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      Tags: Family, Holidays

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      Benefits of Positive Thinking

      All of us have beliefs about what it means to grow older. Psychologists call these “age stereotypes.” As it turns out, these...


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      Tags: Senior Health

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      What Is Person-Centered Care?

      As the years go by, it may be common for new health challenges to arise. Physical and mental decline may become more common,...


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      Tags: Alzheimer's & Dementia

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      How to Have a Positive Conversation about Home Care with Your Parents

      How do you first begin the often sensitive topic of future care with your parents? For many, this may be one of their top...


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      Tags: Caregivers, Home Care

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      Nutritional Choices To Make Now That Will Help You in Your 60s

      If you had a choice, would you rather eat a piece of cake or an apple? Most people would probably grab the cake, eat it, then ask...


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      Tags: Healthy Recipes

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      6 Ways to Cut the Costs of Senior Homecare

      Imagine waking up and receiving a call that your loved one has been to the hospital. You rush there in your pajamas and turn the...


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      Tags: Caregivers

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      Why Laughter Might Really Be the Best Medicine

      How long has it been since you laughed so long that it made your abs hurt? Some describe that feeling as being kid again or...


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      Tags: Senior Health

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      How to Avoid Caregiver Burnout & Stress

      Caring for a loved one or a patient can be rewarding. However, it can also be extremely stressful, especially for those who are...


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      Tags: Caregivers

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      New Year's Resolutions for the Home Healthcare Professional

      Home healthcare professionals are an often overlooked sector when it comes to thinking about New Year's resolutions. You may hear...


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