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How to Deal With Elderly Parents Who Refuse Help

Coming to terms with your parents’ aging is incredibly difficult; it can bring a range of emotions and stressors into your life. Dealing with parents who refuse help can intensify this challenge. It is frustrating to try to convince your parent that it is time to examine long-term care options that meet their needs or… Continue reading How to Deal With Elderly Parents Who Refuse Help

Most Frequently Asked Questions About Home Care

7 Answers to the Most Frequently Asked Questions About Home Care Are you recovering from surgery and require rehabilitation or other supportive care at home? Does your loved one have a chronic illness and require long-term care? Home care services are an attractive option for many because it means getting the supportive and/or specialized care… Continue reading Most Frequently Asked Questions About Home Care

15 Surprising Stats About Assisted Living

Surprising Stats About Assisted Living Assisted living communities are a residential option for seniors, providing a home-like environment where they can receive help with some daily living activities, as well as live comfortably and still maintain a high level of independence. Whether it’s a sprawling complex in the suburbs or a high-rise in the city,… Continue reading 15 Surprising Stats About Assisted Living

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How to get Power of Attorney for Elderly Parents

If, as your parent ages, they are struggling with maintaining their affairs or finances, it may be time to step in and seek a power of attorney, a document that grants you the legal right to make decisions on behalf of your parent. It’s important to seek a power of attorney before your loved one… Continue reading How to get Power of Attorney for Elderly Parents

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15 Popular Activities for Seniors in Assisted Living

Retirement Travel Ideas Once retirement comes around, it gives you time to take the vacation you have always dreamed about. You don’t have to punch in on a time clock anymore, your time is your own, and your children are grown adults. What better time for a retirement trip? Before You Go Before you leave… Continue reading 15 Popular Activities for Seniors in Assisted Living

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10 Simple Senior Stretching Exercises

Stretching can help senior citizens address many common symptoms of aging; building flexibility can help prevent tight muscles and joint pain while maintaining the range of motion needed to complete the daily activities of an active lifestyle. Combining static and dynamic stretches with regular exercises for strength training and balance exercises can also provide additional… Continue reading 10 Simple Senior Stretching Exercises