Holiday Activities That Your Senior Can Participate In

The holiday season is a busy time of year for everyone. With parties, family get-togethers, and new and old traditions, there’s plenty of opportunity to connect with others and share your gratitude in thoughtful ways. For seniors, the holiday time can be particularly special—and particularly challenging. On the one hand, participating in holiday traditions with … Continue reading Holiday Activities That Your Senior Can Participate In

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Reaping the Rewards of Hiking During the Golden Years

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When Hippocrates said, “Walking is man’s best medicine,” he probably didn’t know the value his words would hold thousands of years later. Everyone, from young to old, can benefit from walking as little as one hour at a time, three times a week. When contemplating options for senior care Bristol CT community members should look … Continue reading Reaping the Rewards of Hiking During the Golden Years

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Senior Risk Factors for Poor Dental Health

Senior Americans are a unique population with specific healthcare needs. These specific needs also include dental care. For many reasons, seniors are at a higher risk for poor dental health, especially compared to younger populations. Here are some risk factors to be aware of if you have an aging family member: Prescription Medications Nearly all … Continue reading Senior Risk Factors for Poor Dental Health

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How Yoga Can Benefit those who are Young at Heart

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While walking around Clock Tower Park can be a great exercise for Bristol’s senior residents, it may start to get old after a while. If your elderly loved one is searching for some fresh exercise ideas or needs to start a routine, he or she may want to consider yoga. Though commonly practiced by younger … Continue reading How Yoga Can Benefit those who are Young at Heart

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Is it Time for Help for Your Senior Loved One?

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Most seniors prefer to live as independently as possible for as long as they can. However, at some point in time, most will need at least a little bit of additional help. The good news is that in many cases they can remain at home and receive this help. A companion caregiver from Always Best … Continue reading Is it Time for Help for Your Senior Loved One?

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