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Meditation for a Healthy Brain

November 1, 2016

Meditation for a Healthy Brain

Meditation is an ancient practice that, according to many historians, dates back to 3000 B.C. Present in Taoist China, Buddhist India and Zen Japan, meditation was--and still is--considered to be an integral part of spiritual life.

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Is There A Link Between Gluten and Alzheimer’s?

October 6, 2016

Is There A Link Between Gluten and Alzheimer’s?

In America today, Alzheimer's disease is on the rise. 5.4 million people live with the illness, including one in eight adults aged 65 and over. In the next 20 years, it is projected that Alzheimer's will affect one in four Americans, matching the current frequency of obesity and diabetes.

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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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