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Aging In Place – 3 Reasons Why Insanity Helps Aging In Place

What Is Aging In Place? For most people aging in For most people aging in place means living in non-medical surroundings. Some live in the home where they raised their families. Many choose to downsize to apartment living. Others move … Continue reading

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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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Senior Falls – Injuries Go Hand In Hand

Did you know there is a double standard for how to react to falls? When children fall, you’re supposed to shrug it off most of the time.  Whenever your aging parent falls, sound the alarm!  Senior Falls And Injuries Go … Continue reading

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