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Memory Care Patient Uses Hand Rail in Bathroom
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October 31, 2019

Making Living Spaces Safer For Those With Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s and dementia are neurological conditions that have a pervasive impact on the day-to-day lives of those who are affected by it. If you have a loved one in a Memory Care community or at home with Alzheimer’s, keeping them safe is your top priority.  The tough fact is even…
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Halloween for Elderly Loved Ones
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October 18, 2019

Halloween Safety Tips for Elderly Loved Ones

During Halloween festivities, many family members like to spend time with their elderly loved ones to ensure a safe and fun holiday. Whether your loved one lives at home or in a senior living community, there are many ways to have a good time during this fantastic time of the…
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Senior Aged Vaccines
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August 29, 2019

5 Vaccines Seniors Must Keep Updated for Optimal Health

Vaccines are the ultimate goal of National Immunization Awareness Month for patients of all ages. Some people that highly benefit from vaccines can be found in the senior living-aged demographic. Find out how your senior loved ones can stay healthy with these important immunizations. The Effectiveness of Vaccines Senior citizens…
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Woman Helping with Senior Living Community Member
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April 10, 2019

4 Random Acts of Kindness to Try During a Senior Living Visit

Did you know that a random act of kindness can immediately brighten up someone’s day? Being kind costs virtually nothing and is actually a way to boost someone’s self-esteem while also improving their health. Make your next visit to a Senior Living community count by trying out some of these…
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Tax Deductions and Senior Living
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January 29, 2019

4 Tax Deductions Senior Living Families Should Be Aware Of

Tax season can be stressful no matter what stage of life you are in. For those of us in Senior Living communities or with loved ones as community members, it can be an especially stressful time.  Having to save as much money as possible is a necessity for most families…
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Assessing assisted living needs
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October 26, 2018

5 Research Tips That Assess Your Assisted Living Needs

Moving yourself or a loved one into assisted living is a huge decision. This is a life-change that requires some serious planning and research in order to ensure that the needs of you and your loved one are met. Rushing into a retirement home situation is a gamble and could…
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7 signs of early onset alzheimers disease
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October 15, 2018

7 Missed Signs of Early Onset Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s disease is one of the leading ailments that the elderly live with in America. Many people who currently suffer from the disease have improved their lives with the help of Memory Care communities. Before making the decision to move into Assisted Living, it is important to know the signs…
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reduce alzheimers risk with the mind diet
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August 31, 2018

Reduce Alzheimer’s Risk With The MIND Diet

Residents in Memory Care communities like Crystal Creek, often consider standard medical treatments like therapy as ways to help lighten the load of disorders like Alzheimer’s and dementia. One area of care for these issues that most people don’t consider is the diet. By utilizing the MIND Diet and paying…
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stages of dementia
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March 29, 2018

Exploring the Stages of Dementia

Many people every year suffer from dementia. According to the National Institute on Aging, dementia is the loss of thinking, remembering, and reasoning in cognitive function. This can result in behavioral problems that disrupt a person and their loved one’s life. Many people struggle to care for a loved one…
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independent living vs assisted living
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February 27, 2018

Finding the Right Senior Living Community for Your Loved One

Senior living communities come in many different shapes and forms. Each type has a purpose and meets the specific needs of its residents. So how do you know which type of senior living community is right for your loved one? Would they feel comfortable in independent living or should they…
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