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Senior Living

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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Help Seniors Manage Chronic Pain
Senior Living
September 30, 2019

6 Ways to Help Seniors Manage Chronic Pain

Chronic pain is an issue that even community members striving to age healthily, live with. From standard aches to pain that stems from nerve damage and disease, no family member wants their loved one to experience pain on a daily basis. At Cornerstone Senior Living communities, we strive to create…
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Healthy Aging Month
Senior Living
September 19, 2019

6 Ways to Celebrate Healthy Aging Month

It’s September and that means Healthy Aging Month is in full swing. Getting older is inevitable, but there’s no reason why age should slow your loved one down. Even when they require help to get through the day, it’s never too late for them to take the reins on their…
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Assisted Living Improves Heart Health
Senior Living
August 16, 2019

Top Ways Assisted Living Improves Heart Health

According to the National Institute on Aging, individuals age 65 and older are more likely to suffer from a heart attack, stroke, heart failure, and heart disease. These issues can easily stack up and often impede on a person’s quality of life during their golden years. Fortunately, Assisted Living communities…
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Senior Living Quality of Care
Senior Living
July 30, 2019

Tips for Being a Senior Living Quality Caregiver

When a senior living age family member’s physical or mental health begins to decline, the most natural reaction is to have another member of the family take the lead as a primary caregiver. However, even with the best intentions, not everyone has the experience to cope with their new role.…
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Assisted Living Beats Living Alone
Senior Living
July 17, 2019

5 Reasons Assisted Living Eclipses Living Alone

When it comes to the welfare of your senior loved ones, it’s a fact that older adults face several life changes that could make the act of living alone a very dangerous gamble.  If your family is having a difficult time looking after an elderly loved one who lives at…
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