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Designing the Perfect Senior Living Space
Apr22

Designing the Perfect Senior Living Space

There are many things to consider when designing a senior living space including potential hazards, color schemes, mobility, interests, and lighting. Seniors need to be able to maneuver within their living area without any problems or obstructions. It’s also important for a living space to accommodate a senior’s individual weaknesses. Many seniors have poor balance, which makes them more likely to fall. Seniors may have...

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End-of-life Care: Caring, not Curing
Apr01

End-of-life Care: Caring, not Curing

Dealing with death is incredibly difficult for most people. The fact that it is unavoidable does not make it any easier to deal with. It is completely natural to feel a great deal of sadness when you or your loved one is faced with this situation. However, planning ahead when it comes to end-of-life care will help you make the right choices when the time comes. End-of-life care options End-of-life care is a term used to describe the...

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Senior Dating: 6 Exciting Date Ideas for Valentine’s Day
Jan31

Senior Dating: 6 Exciting Date Ideas for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is only a few weeks away, so it’s time to start planning how you will celebrate with that special someone. Whether you’re in a long-term relationship or getting to know someone new, dating as a senior doesn’t have to be boring. Here are some fun senior dating ideas that will make this year’s holiday unforgettable. Senior Dating for Life Partners After being together for many years, it’s easy to fall into the same...

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Benefits of Mindfulness and Meditation for Seniors
Oct26

Benefits of Mindfulness and Meditation for Seniors

When you think of the word “meditation,” what comes to mind? While many people used to associate meditation with monks or yogis, it is becoming an increasingly popular practice for the average individual today. In particular, meditation for seniors is especially beneficial when it comes to aging. For the elderly, meditation comes with a variety of physical, mental, and emotional health benefits. Keep reading to find out...

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Dangerous Scams Targeting Seniors in 2018
Oct05

Dangerous Scams Targeting Seniors in 2018

Each year, millions of Americans fall victim to fraud and scams. Unfortunately, the elderly population is even more prone to this. As terrible as it sounds, seniors get scammed out of $36 billion each year on average. What’s worse, stolen money is unlikely to ever be recovered. So, seniors should know what to look out for. Keep reading to find out why fraudsters prey on the elderly, as well as some popular scams targeting...

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