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by: sganter

A common form of dementia that many know nothing about

Recently the tragic loss of Robin Williams has helped to shed some light on little know but devastating  illness. As Micheal Koehler, president of...
by: senior_help_desk

A story of war, two bitter enemies and how they became friends

War is a terrible event that separates families, countries and much more. As the recent  Veterans Day has come and gone we still want to remember and...
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Parkinson's disease is being under-recognized in assisted living facilities

A study of Parkinson's in assisted living facilities  Here is an astonishing study that speaks of how the problem that Parkinson's disease is  being...
by: ante

We never know what the future may bring | The Future of Senior Living

We never know what the future may bring, assisted living has seen a constant rise over  the last few years with more demand to come. The future will...
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At least 70% of people over age 65 will need long-term care services and support at some point in their lifetime.

Assisted Living Study This study provided by Genworth came across our desk recently,  it focuses on how  assisted living is the most cost effective...
by: Anonymous

Looking for a Prayer Group in Hartford, CT area? Here's a helpful list:

Prayer Groups in Hartford, CT Region: For More information, be sure to check out this link:
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Hearing Aids Improve Your Hearing.... AND Your Life!

Hearing Aid Options | All About Hearing Aids:   Hearing loss can have a big impact on your life, from your work to your relationships and emotional...
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What is Companion Care?

What is Companion Care? Companion care is primarily emotional support and companionship for seniors who are generally healthy and who want to remain...
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Reiki is big! New to Reiki? What is Reiki? Read on!

Here is just an excerpt from Wendy T. Jordan, CRMT, Certified Reiki Master & Teacher of Reiki for seniors:    Reiki and Senior Care | Holistic...
by: sganter

Would you consider using acupuncture? I did.

This article may help shed some light on just how acupuncture can provide a natural alternative to harsh medicines. Of course, consult with your...