Elderly bruising
Senior Health Problems
April 16, 2020

Understanding Elderly Bruising and Risk Prevention

We all manage to bruise ourselves at some point in time. While the average bruise may be a little unsightly or painful to the touch, they tend to heal quickly and life carries on. When it comes to our elderly loved ones, we should pay special attention to any bruise.…
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Top Tips for Keeping Your Kidneys Healthy
Senior Health Problems
March 11, 2020

Top Tips for Keeping Your Kidneys Healthy

As we head into the month of March, now is the time to start thinking about sun, spring, and kidney health! Yes, March is National Kidney Month, and at Cornerstone Senior Living, we take kidney health seriously. The kidneys are important organs in the body. Not only do they help…
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Healthy eating for seniors
Senior Living
February 28, 2020

5 Heart Healthy Eating Habits for Independent Living Seniors

Independent living is a senior living care level that allows your loved one to enjoy the freedom of living on their own in an organized community. One of the many perks of independent senior living is that your loved ones have the freedom to cook their own foods and enjoy…
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Swollen ankles - sign of heart problems
Senior Health Problems
February 19, 2020

Hidden Red Flags of a Heart Problem

Heart disease is one of the leading causes of death for Americans of all ages. However, our senior-aged loved ones are especially susceptible to developing heart problems. Heart disease can be a scary condition to live with, but if caught in time, professionals can help mitigate severe risks like heart…
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Senior Costs in Retirement
Senior Living
January 31, 2020

Senior Costs to Consider During Retirement

No matter how old we get, financial difficulties can always weave into our lives. It’s important that our senior aged loved ones are prepared for any healthcare costs that could arise. Don’t let your elderly family members feel the financial pressure of post-retirement healthcare. Here’s an overview of what your…
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Moving Into Assisted Living
Senior Living
January 23, 2020

Helping The Elderly Transition to Assisted Living

The move to an assisted living community can be a jarring experience for a person who’s been used to living on their own their whole lives. Feelings of helplessness may arise, and some families may find it difficult to get their loved ones comfortable in their new home. Whether your…
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Assisted Living Gifts
Senior Living
December 20, 2019

Top Gifts for Loved Ones in Assisted Living

The holidays are here, and your assisted living relatives deserve a wonderful holiday too! Make their winter celebration one to remember this year with these thoughtful gift ideas that are perfect for the senior living lifestyle. Gifts That Spark Memories Gifts that get your loved one’s mind working is a…
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Seniors and the flu season
Senior Living
December 16, 2019

Avoiding the Domino Effect of Flu Season and Seniors

Flu season is here. and although most of us see getting the flu as a week of illness that we’ll eventually recover from, the flu for senior citizens can sometimes be more dangerous. This year, the flu is stronger than it’s ever been, and senior citizens at all care levels…
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Thanksgiving Safety Tips for Seniors
Senior Living
November 27, 2019

Thanksgiving Safety Tips for Seniors

Thanksgiving is a holiday your whole family can enjoy!  For some families, safety may be a concern for elderly loved ones. However, your loved ones can still contribute to your Thanksgiving celebration in meaningful ways.  If your preparation for Thanksgiving includes caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s,  try out…
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Alzheimer's Awareness Month
Senior Living
November 18, 2019

7 Ways You can Make a Difference During Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

Across the country, nearly six million Americans are affected by Alzheimer’s disease. In honor of National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month this November, Cornerstone Senior Living wants to help you make a difference in the fight against this jarring illness. From time to financial aid, find out how you can stand…
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