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9 Ways to Prevent Falls Before They Happen


September 23, 2022
Falling is one of the worst things that can happen to an elderly person. More than one in four people age 65 years or older fall each year. 
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Senior Disaster Preparedness: How To Plan When You’re a Family Caregiver


September 22, 2022 Caregiving
If you’re caring for a senior, it’s important to help them prepare for a disaster to help keep them safe if one occurs. Whether your loved one lives in an area that experiences tornados, hurricanes or blizzards, these tips will help you ensure they are prepared.
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Infographic: Living Options for Older Adults


September 20, 2022 Life Planning
Housing options for seniors offer different levels of service and features. It is important to understand all of the senior living options so you can choose the one that is best for you or your loved one.
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Overcoming the Epidemic of Senior Loneliness


September 15, 2022 Health & Safety
Senior loneliness and isolation are now widely considered a serious public health risk, as evidence shows they are often associated with a broad range of physical and emotional illnesses. Read these tips to find ways to overcome loneliness and isolation.
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Games to improve Cognitive Health


September 13, 2022
Who said improving your cognitive health had to be boring? Playing games is a great way to have fun, eradicate boredom, and make social situations less intimidating. Besides being fun, games also help exercise our brains and are proven to increase mood, memory, concentration, reasoning, and imagination.
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The Pandemic Has Raised the Risk of Senior Falls


September 13, 2022 Health & Safety
Many factors lead to the increased risk of falls for seniors. Here are tips to reduce your fall risk and help make your home safe for you and your family.
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Lightening the Load: How Seniors Can Start Getting Rid of Their Stuff


September 08, 2022 Life Planning
If you are like most older adults, you’ve accumulated a lot of things over the years. As you start considering how you want to live out your golden years, it may be a good time to start decluttering and getting rid of things. But where do you start?
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6 Steps for Your Senior Downsizing Plan


September 06, 2022 Life Planning
There can be many reasons you might be looking to downsize. No matter why you might be considering it, these tips will help you plan appropriately so you can accomplish your goal.
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Monitoring Technology Helps Keep Seniors Safe


August 30, 2022 Health & Safety
Remote monitoring for your elderly loved one is a great option when you can’t be there every day. The systems available today offer many choices to help ensure a senior’s well-being. From monitoring for falls to detecting wandering in someone with dementia, which system is right for you and your loved one and what features should you look for?
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7 Ways to Exercise with Arthritis


August 26, 2022
Inactivity can decrease pain tolerance, weaken muscles, stiffen joints and create poor balance which lowers a person’s quality of life. Living with arthritis, joint and muscle changes due to aging can make matters worse. Therefore, for the person with arthritis, exercise is incredibly important.

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