5 Surprising Benefits of Laughter for Seniors

Senior Caregivers -- It's All About the Little Things

If there is a true “universal language,” it’s probably laughter. Think about it: every culture around the world values humor in one form or another, and appreciation for humor is expressed through laughter, which is often brought on involuntarily. It’s also true that laughter is good for the mind and body. After all, there is … Continue reading 5 Surprising Benefits of Laughter for Seniors

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Does Positive Thinking Have a Real Impact on Aging?

Does Positive Thinking Have a Real Impact on Aging?

“Positive thinking” is a term that gets thrown around a lot in our world, and some people discuss it as if it’s a cure-all for every ailment and malady imaginable. Obviously, just thinking positively isn’t going to provide a miracle cure for any disease or stop the aging process, but there is growing evidence that … Continue reading Does Positive Thinking Have a Real Impact on Aging?

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5 Big Benefits of “Aging in Place” for Seniors

For today’s seniors, the desire to stay at home is strong. In fact, the modern elderly population is much different from its past counterparts with most of them eschewing the concept of leaving home to stay in a nursing home or some sort of other facility. They want to remain independent and in control of … Continue reading 5 Big Benefits of “Aging in Place” for Seniors

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Alzheimer’s Aging vs. “Normal” Aging: Understand the Differences

Seeing the Signs – How to Tell if Your Elderly Loved One Needs Help

As people age, they experience the benefits of wisdom and decades of life lessons, but growing older takes a toll on the body and the brain. People move more slowly in old age, and their bodies become more fragile. Forgetfulness and other memory issues are also common as people advance through life in their post … Continue reading Alzheimer’s Aging vs. “Normal” Aging: Understand the Differences

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Singing, Science and Seniors — 3 Amazing Facts

Singing, Science and Seniors — 3 Amazing Facts

When it comes to aging in today’s world, people are increasingly concerned with the mental, psychological and neurological aspects of getting older. Although individuals are living longer than ever before in history, people are looking around and noticing that not everyone is enjoying life in the years after retirement. This is largely due to the … Continue reading Singing, Science and Seniors — 3 Amazing Facts

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