How a Healthy Diet Supports Memory

As bodies age, bones get weaker, muscles lose flexibility, and short-term memory can falter. Many people implement preventative practices to keep their minds and bodies strong. Certain actions have been proven to help support memory, including implementing routines and structure, staying active, and maintaining a healthy diet.  Whether you want to improve your own brain health or support an aging

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A Typical Day in Assisted Living

Making the transition into assisted living can feel like a drastic change, especially if your loved one is unsure about a new daily schedule. If you have determined that assisted living would be helpful, you’re probably curious about how they will spend their time. You will be eager to discover all the different activities and healthy habits your aging loved

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Exploring Common Nutrient Deficiencies in Seniors

As people age, they experience decreased appetite and activity levels. These circumstances cause aging adults to eat fewer calories, which, in turn, often results in reduced levels of essential nutrients. Whether your loved one lives on their own or in an independent or assisted living community, it is vital to be diligent about their nutritional intake.  Certain dietary deficiencies are

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How Assisted Living Builds Community for Your Loved One

It’s enjoyable to have dinner parties, sporting events, and movie nights scattered throughout your week. Socializing with coworkers, spending time with family, and catching up with friends are fantastic ways to fill our social needs. However, many are also aware of how lonely it can feel if most days are spent alone. Aging adults often struggle with loneliness after retirement,

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Keeping Loved Ones Safe from Elder Financial Abuse

Losing money to scams and fraud is disheartening for anyone. Unfortunately, millions of aging adults experience financial abuse each year. This exploitation strips aging adults of their dignity, trust, and independence, so it’s important for family members to help when they can.  Often, elder financial abuse can slip under the radar. People often focus on managing finances before retirement, but

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