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Senior care & services

Five things to consider when choosing a post-acute rehabilitation facility

Jul 16, 2014


 

1. What is post-acute rehabilitation? Post-acute rehab — sometimes known as rehab therapy, sub-acute or transitional care — is designed for individuals of all ages who are...

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Faith

Where’s the joy in growing old?

Jul 16, 2014


The aging process is an inevitable fact of life. One day, we are getting married and raising our families.  The next, we are facing retirement and grandchildren. We look in the mirror and...

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Home

Making more room to enjoy your life at home

Jul 07, 2014


After you’ve lived somewhere long enough, the clutter of life can start to pile up. For some, that clutter is as simple as a few boxes of old clothes piled up in the garage or a “junk”...

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Memory care

Tips help ease discomfort with memory loss

Jun 30, 2014


Have you ever felt uncomfortable or at a loss when visiting a loved one who has Alzheimer’s disease or other dementia? Have you avoided or dreaded visits because a previous experience was...

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Senior care & services

What is the role of social services in a nursing home?

Jun 21, 2014


If I had to define social services staff members in one phrase, I would say, “Jacks of all trades.” Their duties and schedules change from moment to moment in order to best serve the...

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Relationships

Take a break: Why respite care is good for you, your loved one

Jun 19, 2014


Are you helping to care for an elderly family member or friend? Then you’re one of approximately 50 million Americans who are considered senior caregivers.

 

Even a few hours of care per...

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