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Why are So Many Seniors Starving?

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It’s crazy to think, but many seniors in America suffer from not eating enough food. An extraordinary number of seniors, actually. There are many factors contributing to this problem. And quite a few ...

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5 Big Ways Music Therapy Helps Dementia Patients

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Music is incredible. It has the ability to carry ideas through time and space. It has the power to send emotions straight to the core of your mind so that you feel it in every bone. It has the ability...

Staying Safe in Autumn for Seniors

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It’s time to get out your hot chocolate, scarves, and rain coats because Autumn has arrived! A season of holiday, coziness, and family time. But that doesn’t mean it comes without its dangers. In fact...

Why Elderly People Fall and What You Can Do About It

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Why do elderly people fall? There are a few reasons for this. The simplest, is that as we get older our eyesight and hand eye coordination tends to weaken. As well as muscles that help us move gracefu...

Dealing with Chronic Pain in Seniors: A Common Phenomenon

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Let’s just say it outright: There is absolutely no shame in having chronic pain. In fact, as we age, it’s pretty common to develop chronic pains. Seniors and elderly can develop chronic pain in forms ...

6 Ways to Stop Elderly Dehydration

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It goes without saying: our bodies need water. If you measure it out, the majority of our body weight is actually water weight. Because our bodies depend on water to function all the way down to each ...

5 Things to Do with Alzheimer’s Patients

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Finding activities to do with seniors who have Alzheimer’s can be tricky. But there’s always a way to find common ground, that both of you can enjoy. The key is to focus on two things: body and mind. ...

What is Dementia: Understanding the 7 Stages

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Whether you’re a young caregiver or a senior reaching your later years, it’s important to be familiar with the signs and symptoms of dementia. So that you can do what’s needed in a moment’s notice. So...

Making Time to Exercise: Tips and Tricks for Seniors

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Stick to a schedule We humans love routine. So, if you find yourself having trouble getting around to exercising, the solution is making it a part of your weekly routine. If you set specific times wit...