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Combating Senior Loneliness With Companion Care

According to a recent Pew Research Center study, 27% of senior citizens in the U.S. live alone. Though living alone does not always result in loneliness, it can be a contributing factor. Between the unexpected loss of a spouse, shrinking social circles, and difficulties communicating,

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Senior Health

Advice for Aging Well, and With Intention

You’ve probably heard the joke, “Who invited all those old people to my class reunion?” Feeling young is truly a state of mind. What we see in the mirror and how we feel are often two different things. Aging well means never letting your age

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Disease Management

Diagnosed With Alzheimer’s | Family Tree Private Care

Receiving an Alzheimer’s diagnosis can be a significant moment in one’s life, marking a time of reflection and adjustment. The manner in which the information is conveyed, paired with the level of support available, can greatly influence one’s outlook. While the future may hold uncertainties,

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Senior Placement Vs. Geriatric Care Management

Retirement is often viewed as a time to finally relax and take the time to smell the roses. But for some older adults, it is not so easy. While many older adults thrive in their later years, about two-thirds of older adults will need assistance

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How Seniors Can Stay Active During Social Isolation

  With the COVID-19 pandemic keeping people indoors, it is difficult for anyone these days to stay active. This difficulty may be much greater for seniors, particularly if they are homebound. However, the importance of staying active is greater for them in social isolation. Indeed,

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Maintaining Kidney Health in Seniors

  For many seniors today, much emphasis is put on heart health and maybe even managing diabetes. It’s easy to overlook or neglect the kidneys until they aren’t working properly. Our kidneys play an important role in keeping us healthy. What Your Kidneys Do We

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