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Holiday Mocktails for Senior Health, by Susan Oderwald, Always Best Care

As the Holiday Season approaches, many of us are looking forward to family gatherings and events to mark the season.  However, all of us working in...
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What is Elder Mediation? By Bruce Kravitz

Bruce Kravitz is a Mediator at ElderPeace Partners. Thanks for authoring this informative article on Elder Mediation. This practice can be beneficial...
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Mother and Son

How Does Live-In Care Work? By Susan Oderwald, Always Best Care Senior Services

When asked, most of us will say we want to stay in our homes as we age.  However, “Aging in Place” will often lead to a time when outside services...
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Prescription Medications

Managing Prescription Medications, By Susan Oderwald, Always Best Care Senior Services

On average, seniors take between 14-18 prescriptions a year, most of them for chronic conditions. As a result, prescription management becomes a...
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Preparing for an Emergency, A Top 10 List for Seniors, by Susan Oderwald, Always Best Care Senior Services

All of us need to be prepared for emergencies common for our area.  However, seniors have some special needs and considerations when preparing for a...
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