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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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5 Sweet Treat Ideas Your Senior Family Members Will Enjoy

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Are your parents craving sweet treats? Numerous sweet treats are quick to make, wholesome, and delectable for your seniors. Read on to find out more.

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6 Best Hearing Aids for Seniors for Everyday Use

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When looking for hearing aids for your parents, you would want to choose the ones with the most excellent quality and performance possible. Check this list of the top six hearing aids from various companies, all with unique styles, sound quality, and designs.

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10 Useful and Small Gift Ideas Our Elder Family Members Will Enjoy

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It’s never the wrong time to give your parents and older family members practical gifts which make their lives easier and more accessible. Please take a look at ten small gift ideas to transform their lives.

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9 New Year’s Eve Party Ideas For Senior Family Members

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Organize a new year’s eve party that will be comfortable for generations, young and old. From themes, snacks, and accessibility modifications, our family at 12 Oaks managed properties will guide you through ringing in 2022 in the best way possible!

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