Life After Retirement: Tips for Keeping your Mind and Body Fit

By |2021-08-21T17:31:52+00:00August 12th, 2021|Making Life Better|

Life After Retirement: Tips for Keeping your Mind and Body Fit While the idea of retirement is both appealing and terrifying, it's also a reality for many. The good news is that you don't have to stop being active once you retire; in fact, staying healthy -- mentally and physically -- after retirement can be [...]

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Alzheimer’s Disease: 6 Ways to Prevent the Onset

By |2021-08-08T22:39:20+00:00August 8th, 2021|Senior Care|

Alzheimer's Disease: 6 Ways to Prevent the Onset Alzheimer's disease is a progressive and fatal neurodegenerative disorder that gradually worsens over time. It starts out as mild forgetfulness and then progresses to severe brain damage, leading to an inability to carry out the simplest tasks of daily life. In recent years, scientists have found that [...]

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Dementia: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Coping Tips

By |2021-12-27T15:49:27+00:00July 26th, 2021|Senior Care|

Dementia is a term used to describe the symptoms of a group of diseases that result in progressive loss of cognitive abilities. Dementia affects both memory and cognition, making it difficult for people with dementia to remember things or think clearly. There are many different types of dementia, all with their own set of symptoms. [...]

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Tips To Stay Financially Secure In Our Senior Years

By |2021-06-18T02:37:34+00:00June 18th, 2021|Making Life Better|

Tips To Stay Financially Secure In Our Senior Years Aging is a blessing, but it's also a time of many changes. One of the most common concerns during this stage is financial security. In the twilight years of our lives, many people find themselves living on a fixed income with fewer assets than they had [...]

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Elder Abuse: The Underreported and Serious Problem

By |2021-06-16T02:42:36+00:00June 16th, 2021|Senior Care|

Elder abuse is a problem that has been steadily increasing over the past few decades. Unfortunately, due to under-reporting and variations in the definition of elder abuse, it's difficult to determine exactly how many people are affected by this issue. Since June 15, 2021 is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, in this blog post we [...]

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10 Ways to Help Keep Your Independence

By |2021-05-16T19:07:26+00:00May 15th, 2021|Making Life Better|

In the United States, independence is a value that we cherish. We are independent people who want to do things on our own and not have to rely on anyone else for anything. But what happens when you can't be as independent as you used to be? What do you do if your mobility is [...]

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12 Conversation Topics that will Bring Laughter and Joy to Seniors

By |2021-04-20T01:39:42+00:00April 19th, 2021|Making Life Better|

12 Conversation Topics that will Bring Laughter and Joy to Seniors We all know that our elders are a generation who have seen and experienced a lot. They are typically wise, well-spoken individuals with so much to share. As we walk through the mall, or listen to them at church on Sunday morning, it is [...]

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How to Select Memorial Monuments For Loved Ones

By |2021-03-15T11:12:47+00:00March 14th, 2021|Senior Care|

When you have lost a loved one, selecting the right memorial monument for them can be quite challenging. There are several options to choose from when it comes to monuments such as garden angels, tombstones, and many others.The memorial you choose must stand as an endearing symbol of your love and respect. Your memorial must [...]

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Home is Where the Heart is…

By |2021-03-01T03:19:13+00:00February 28th, 2021|Making Life Better|

For older adults, sometimes the house they’ve lived in for years becomes too much...too much upkeep, too big, too many stairs, or even too many memories…This is the point where many older adults make the difficult decision to move to something smaller, and easier to keep up with, like an apartment.   Moving from a [...]

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Adjusting To An Aging Mind

By |2021-02-15T04:19:01+00:00February 14th, 2021|Senior Care|

In our mind, we’re still young and spry. It can be difficult to accept that many of our cognitive abilities are no longer what they used to be. But understanding how this process works is an important step toward maintaining a sense of well-being as you age. The human brain is incredibly complex, but there [...]

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