Category Assisted living

Reputation, Recommendations, and Location 3 Reasons to Choose a Senior Living Community

Assisted living for seniors

Are you planning to retire in the near future? If so, were you aware that the average age of retirement is currently 63? Whether you’re younger or older than this when you retire, you may be searching for a senior living community.

Senior communities, or senior assisted living facilities, have multiple benefits. If you have a chronic condition such as high blood pressure, for example, you may be interested to know that this condition can be monitored when living in a senior assisted living community.

Over 75% of the residents that live within these communities have a minimum of 2 out of the 10 most common chronic conditions. This include

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Three Tips for Finding Your Parent a Nursing Home

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Your parents have probably always been your support system. When you were a baby, they were your literal support system as you learned to walk, and then as you learned to ride a big. As a young adult, venturing into the “real world’ wasn’t scary, because you knew they would be there to help any time you needed it. Even as you graduated college, started your career, built a family and a life of your own, your parents were always the foundation your life, and your source of strength when you needed it.

But now, it’s your parents who need help. Little by little, they might have less independence than they used to. On top of physical frailty, maybe they even require memory care as they age. It can be the sc

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Not Sure If Assisted Living Is Right For Your Loved One?

Assisted lifestyle

The United States has a rapidly aging population. In fact, projections have suggested it could be as high as 20% within the next few decades. Due to this rapid incline in elderly numbers assisted living amenities have been gradually expanding across the country to accommodate these social changes, ranging from long-term skilled nursing care to independent living facilities. Unfortunately, there are still prevelant misconceptions about the nature of assisted living and what it provides for elderly and disabled populations. While it can be a nervewracking process exploring retirement options, a little knowledge will go a long way. Let’s take a look at just how exactly assisted living facilities work and what the

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