Monthly Archives: October 2011

Adult Living Communities – Discover The Truth About Adult Living Communities

Adult living communities are one of the many living options seniors have today.  Let’s take a moment to separate the truth from the hype about adult living communities. All Adult Living Communities Are Alike…False!! My mother has some friends that … Continue reading

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Elderly Independent Living – A Senior’s First Choice

There are many reasons why you might feel it’s better if your aging parent doesn’t live alone. Get ready for for some opposition!!   I don’t know why I was surprised that elderly independent living is usually a senior’s first choice. … Continue reading

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Nursing Home Falls – Is Under Staffing To Blame?

When seniors live on their own are they more prone to falling?  Or are nursing home falls just as likely? Most people tend to think the nursing home residents will receive more attention and better care than if they had … Continue reading

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Elderly Falling At Home Is Common

Elderly falling is common and you may be thinking… So What??? It’s a big deal for you as a caregiver and also for all of us as we age.  Chances are you have already experienced a fall yourself and it … Continue reading

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