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Assisted Living Decorating Ideas to Make Your Parents More Comfortable

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Learn four assisted living decorating ideas drawn from tried-and-true principles to help your loved ones feel secure at home.

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7 Social Media Apps Older Adults Should Take Advantage Of

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Many believe that senior citizens can barely do tech, but it’s been estimated that seniors are joining the virtual world by force, given the host of exceptional benefits it offers to seniors’ quality of life. Read on to learn more.

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What to Include and Look Out for When Getting a Dementia Care Plan

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A dementia care plan assists you and gives your loved one a sense of self-worth and well-being while allowing them to control their day-to-day lives.

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4 Music Activities for Seniors and How It Can Benefit Them

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We, as human beings, have innate musicality. It is not surprising how music entertains us, but did you know that music has much more to offer? Discover how these four music activities for seniors can physically and mentally benefit your loved ones.

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What You Need to Know About Veteran Benefits for Assisted Living

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Veterans who sacrifice their all while serving their country deserve support in their later years. Read on to learn more about Veteran benefits for assisted living.

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How to Guide Your Parents to Cope With the Loss of Their Spouse

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Consoling your surviving parent can be as challenging as dealing with the passing of your deceased parent. Have a look at our guide of helpful tips to help your parents cope with the loss of their spouse.

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How to Reduce Stress in Older Adults through Active Relaxation

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Reducing stress is difficult for seniors due to their health conditions and mobility. Check this post to learn about active relaxation and how it can help.

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6 Amazing Health Benefits of Gardening for Seniors and Caregivers

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Gardening is a leisure activity that can lower stress, boost immunity, enhance brain function, increase mobility, and strengthen relationships between parents and children while being with nature.

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3 Important Things to Know to Prevent Dehydration in Patients With Alzheimer’s

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Dehydration is one of the many struggles seniors with Alzheimer’s have. Know the signs and causes of Alzheimer’s in elderly people and how to prevent them from getting dehydrated.

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The Angst of Alzheimer’s and How to Calmly Deal With Anger

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Giving care to seniors with Alzheimer’s is a top priority for families with older family members undergoing a significant cognitive decline. Continue reading to learn practical caregiving strategies and prevention tips to help deal with Alzheimer’s-related anger.

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What Is the Difference Between Assisted Living and A Nursing Home?

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Choosing between assisted living or skilled nursing care for your parents might be challenging. Read on to learn more about their differences and similarities.

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14 Fun and Easy Craft Ideas You and Your Elder Loved Ones Can Do

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Are you looking for new recreational activities for your seniors to maintain a satisfying and happy life? Read on to discover this list of fourteen easy craft ideas seniors will enjoy.

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