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Memory Games for Elderly Loved Ones to Keep Their Minds Sharp

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Many studies have strongly emphasized the significance of steady brain exercises and physical workouts to protect seniors from aging. Read on to discover 5 memory games for seniors to keep their minds sharp.

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Holiday Leftover Recipes Your Parents Will Enjoy

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Indulging in holiday festivities could mean a lot of leftovers after the big day! Read on to transform your leftovers into 7 delicious recipes your parents will love.

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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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Interesting Senior Conversation Starters and Icebreakers to Better Communicate With Them

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Age is only a number, and talking to your loved one can be easier than you think. Learn some senior conversation starters to apply in your next talk.

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Benefits of Music Therapy for Patients With Alzheimer’s

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Music Therapy for Alzheimer’s disease exploits the psychological effects of music to improve the emotional and physical capacities of Alzheimer’s patients.

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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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Online Shopping Tips for Seniors as They Prepare for Black Friday

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Shopping online saves time and is more convenient than traditional shopping. However, seniors may struggle to adapt to the Internet, making online seem like a hassle. Keep reading for online shopping tips for seniors this Black Friday.

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6 Fun Thanksgiving Activities Your Parents Will Enjoy

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You’ve got the food, the company, and the holiday spirit. Wondering what will make this Thanksgiving more memorable for your seniors? Thanksgiving activities! Check out this list of fun activities by 12 Oaks!

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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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