Caretakers- Be Sure To Care For Yourself Too

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There are millions of caretakers in the US alone, caretakers are responsible for so much more than just cleaning up after someone, they change and help so many lives. Caretakers make sacrifices everyday for the good of their patients and the loved ones of their patients as well. It’s easy to take for granted or […]

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Retirement – How To Stay Sharp

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We are all afraid to get to where we find that we aren’t productive members of society, seniors may have this fear increased after retirement. Retirement doesn’t have to mean the end of productivity, but you if seniors find they lack purpose without a 9 to 5 job everyday, there are some alternatives to consider […]

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Baby Boomers – Why Moving Out May Help You In The Long Run

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Baby boomers have a lot to consider when thinking about retirement, one of the top considerations is whether or not to move. Most seniors expect to live out the rest of their lives in the house they raised their families in, leaving it behind for their children and grandchildren. But how realistic is this idea? […]

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Senior Isolation – How To Help Seniors Avoid Feeling Alone

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Senior isolation is a common problem faced by the elderly today, and sadly, this problem is only becoming more prevalent as time progresses. As the population continues to increase in size, the likelihood of senior isolation grows as well. So what are some ways to help prevent senior isolation and improve the way of living […]

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The Elderly Are Happier Than Millenials

Surprisingly, a new study has discovered that the older you are the more happy you can be. We tend to covet the young as a culture, every ad, every product, every TV show and movie seems almost always directed towards the young, but don’t underestimate the power of wisdom and life experience. A study conducted […]

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Technology & Senior Assisted Living

Many people have the misconception that seniors are technology illiterate, this simply isn’t true! Modern seniors have gained a variety of knowledge about technology just as much as their millennial counterparts. So what kind of technology is being the most used by seniors today and what is the most useful to them? Facebook, Skype, Facetime […]

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