Adult Day Care Centers? 4 Good Reasons You Should Consider One
Choosing Senior Care

Adult Day Care Centers? 4 Good Reasons You Should Consider One

by Clarke Illmatical  •  August 12, 2016
As your parents get older, you’re considering practical options for their long-term well-being. Due to sicknesses and deteriorating health, many senior citizens are no longer able to take care of themselves. You’re considering a nursing home, but you have some reservations about the quality of service and the cost of placing your family member in a facility full time. What are your options? Have you considered adult day care center? In this article, we’ll take a look at some reasons...
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4 Simple Travel Tips Every Senior Should Know

4 Simple Travel Tips Every Senior Should Know

by Craig Sutton  •  June 30, 2016
With the arrival of summer people everywhere are gearing up to go on vacation. Although fun, traveling can stress out the best of us. For older people especially, traveling can be a major source of anxiety. Whether you are looking to travel domestically or abroad, for a short time or for several weeks, follow these guidelines to ensure a safe vacation.
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College After Retirement? Encouraging Facts That Will Make You Want To Enroll!

College After Retirement? Encouraging Facts That Will Make You Want To Enroll!

by Craig Sutton  •  June 17, 2016
A number of senior citizens in the United States are choosing to return to college in their golden years. They’re not only seeking education, but many seek a healthier lifestyle. A number of colleges are offering courses that cater to the over 50 crowd, some are even free! In this article, we’ll look at ways many baby boomers are creating alternate retirement lifestyles, attending colleges classes and settling down on college campuses.
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10 Ways to Help a Senior With Loss of Appetite

10 Ways to Help a Senior With Loss of Appetite

by Martha Scully  •  May 13, 2016
We naturally burn less calories and require less food as we age, therefore, it is not uncommon for seniors to lose their appetite. Often this change is due to loneliness or side effects of different medications. But caregivers should be concerned if an elderly person begins to have a serious lack or energy or experience medical issues like dental difficulties due to poor nutrition. Sometimes more serious medical reasons can be the cause. Here are a few tips on how to help a senior regain t...
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Why Seniors Should be Active & 32 Fun Activities for the Mind & Body

Why Seniors Should be Active & 32 Fun Activities for the Mind & Body

by Craig Sutton  •  April 22, 2016
Seniors who are entering the golden age of their lives should not feel that it is a time to refrain from physical activities. To the contrary, it is important that these individuals are participating in stimulating activity that is considerate of their age and health. In addition, entertainment for seniors should be more than several hours a day, stuck in front of the television. In this article, we’ll take a look at some ways seniors can stay active and entertained. Hopefully prolonging thei...
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