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Recognizing the Importance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Recognizing the Importance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual campaign to raise public awareness of the impact of breast cancer. The pink ribbon has become the universal symbol of breast cancer and is used to show support for family and friends battling breast cancer. Nearly all of us have known someone who has been diagnosed with … Continue reading Recognizing the Importance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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What is COPD and How Can You Manage Symptoms?

What is COPD and How Can You Manage Symptoms?

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or COPD is an umbrella term that encompasses several progressive lung diseases such as emphysema and chronic bronchitis. In 2018, nearly 15.7 million Americans were living with COPD, but there are millions more who have gone undiagnosed. It commonly affects individuals aged 65 and older and can negatively impact quality of … Continue reading What is COPD and How Can You Manage Symptoms?

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Let us help you search for the best senior care community for your loved one

Let us help you search for the best senior care community for your loved one

When the time has come for moving a family member to senior residential community, knowing where to start looking and how to select the best option can be challenging, especially at a time that is bound to be filled with emotions for everyone involved. There are so many options for senior residential living and each … Continue reading Let us help you search for the best senior care community for your loved one

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Independence Among Seniors

Independence Among Seniors

Nothing beats the comforts of home, so it is not surprising that an AARP survey revealed that approximately 90% of American seniors wish to stay in their own home for as long as possible. Aging in place offers a wealth of benefits, such as: Familiarity: Seniors are intimately familiar with the layout and organization of … Continue reading Independence Among Seniors

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Infection Prevention Tips for Seniors

Infection Prevention Tips for Seniors

With aging, the immune system naturally weakens, putting seniors at increased risk of illness and infection. In addition, many seniors also have other health conditions that can make them more susceptible. Whether in the hospital, an assisted living facility, out in the community, or at home, there are steps that older adults can take to … Continue reading Infection Prevention Tips for Seniors

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