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How to Finance Senior Living

September 6, 2016

How to Finance Senior Living

If you and your aging loved one are exploring senior care options, the process might feel overwhelming at first. After you determine what type of care is necessary—for both their current needs as well as those they might encounter in the future—the next step is to learn more about the costs.

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Tips For Moving A Senior With Memory Loss

August 16, 2016

Tips For Moving A Senior With Memory Loss

When a loved one is diagnosed with dementia, there’s no way to know how quickly their symptoms may progress. But when you are dealing with memory loss, it’s best to be proactive. Moving them to a senior living community before their memory impairment is too bad might be the best option to pursue.

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The Best Ways To Prevent Alzheimer’s

June 22, 2016

The Best Ways To Prevent Alzheimer’s

Successful aging requires a holistic approach, which includes caring for the mind, body and spirit. While there is still no cure for Alzheimer’s disease, a wide variety of studies over the years have shown that there are steps you can take to encourage brain health.

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Can Berries Help Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease?

June 8, 2016

Can Berries Help Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease?

If a senior you love has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, you will stop at nothing to try and find a cure. While there is no definitive cure for the disease, researchers are working on discovering new treatments and preventative measures every day.

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Apps and Brain Games for Alzheimer’s Prevention

May 17, 2016

Apps and Brain Games for Alzheimer’s Prevention

Alzheimer’s disease is the most common type of dementia. It is characterized by a progressive decline in cognitive function and deterioration of daily life. Alzheimer’s currently affects over 5 million Americans. People who are diagnosed with the disease have problems with memory, behavior and thinking. These issues often cause feelings of frustration and anger in both the patient and the caregiver.

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Early Alzheimer’s Prevention Tips

May 5, 2016

Early Alzheimer’s Prevention Tips

An estimated 5.3 million Americans currently live with Alzheimer’s disease, which is the most common form of dementia. 2010 statistics show that 120,000 people in Indiana were living with Alzheimer’s. By 2025, researchers in the Hoosier state believe that number will climb to 130,000.

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