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3 Things You Should Look For In A Retirement Home

Posted by on Oct 13th, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 3 Things You Should Look For In A Retirement Home

As soon as you realize that your elderly parent isn’t well enough to live on their own any longer, you might start searching for a great retirement home. Unfortunately, choosing a retirement home or assisted living center can be a grueling choice, especially if you aren’t familiar with the local market. Here are three things you should look for in a retirement home so that your parent can enjoy their new place: 1. Nutrition Programs Proper nutrition is essential when people reach their golden years, since older people are more...

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Keeping Your Aging Mind Sharp

Posted by on Mar 18th, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

One fear people have when moving into senior housing is how to keep their minds active. Often seniors are portrayed as sitting in an easy chair in front of the TV as their minds fade away. The reality is that there are many ways to keep your mind sharp, especially if you live in a senior community where you can easily engage with people. Here are just a few ways to prevent your mind from settling into a sedentary lifestyle. Exercise the Body By getting any kind of exercise into your daily schedule, you stimulate your brain. Just one brisk...

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