How To Remain Sociable In Your Old Age

How To Remain Sociable In Your Old Age

After retirement, it can be extremely easy to fall into simple habits that keep you tied to your home. However, putting yourself out there and staying sociable at an old age is just as important at any age, and just because you’re in the elderly bracket, that doesn’t mean that […]

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Improving Safety for the Elderly Family Members in Your Home

Improving Safety for the Elderly Family Members in Your Home

As the American GI generation, silent generation and baby boomer population grows older, more people are finding themselves in the caregiver role. In order for aging parents to avoid living in skilled nursing facilities, many adult children are moving them into their own homes. Taking on the role of caregiver […]

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5 Healthy Habits All Elderly People Should Have

5 Healthy Habits All Elderly People Should Have

Looking after your health is important throughout your lifetime but as you reach your sixties and seventies it’s even more important to begin taking care of your health. It can seem daunting to begin changing your routine and lifestyle in your later years but most elderly people only need to […]

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Stay as Mobile as Possible as You Age with These Mobility Tips

Stay as Mobile as Possible as You Age with These Mobility Tips

As you get older, the wear and tear that you have put on your body over the years can start to catch up to you. There are many seniors who start to notice that they are having greater difficulty getting around than they used to when they were younger. Fortunately, there […]

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What Medical Supplies are Necessities for Your Senior at Home?

What Medical Supplies are Necessities for Your Senior at Home?

Today’s households are rarely like those seen in the 70’s and 80’s television shows many of us grew up watching. Homes with younger families usually require just first aid kits and over the counter-type medicine. But today’s “sandwich generation” of households raising kids and taking care of a senior need […]

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Caregiver Stress and Elder Abuse: Setting Another Trend for the Baby Boomers

Caregiver Stress and Elder Abuse: Setting Another Trend for the Baby Boomers

The baby boomers were a generation of people who are known as movers and shakers. At this late stage of life, the baby boomer generation is taking the lead in establishing a new trend towards aging in place. While today’s elders are happily remaining home longer, the vast majority of […]

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Helping Your Parents As They Age

Helping Your Parents As They Age

As we grow up, we count on our parents to take care of us and to provide for our safety. Once we reach adulthood, we often have just a few years before the shoe is on the other foot and it’s time to take care of our parents. Traditionally, families […]

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Characteristics of a Quality Care Home

Characteristics of a Quality Care Home

Millions of older adults face the reality of needing ongoing care later in life, and a care home that offers personalized services like lodging, meals, and assistance with activities of daily living can be a saving grace for the elderly and their families. Making the decision to move into a […]

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