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    Nutrition-packed fall recipes anyone can make

    The holiday season means gathering with friends and family, enjoying the change in fall colors and of course, food! They say nothing brings people together like delectable food, and we couldn’t agree more. Previously, we shared a few recipe ideas with you for a simple, nutritious day. We would like to continue by delving into a few of our seasonal favorites!

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  • Five early warning signs of Alzheimer’s Disease

    Five early warning signs of Alzheimer’s Disease

    Alzheimer’s Disease is the most common form of dementia in the world. It affects more than 5 million people in the U.S. alone. With no known cure, one of the best ways to combat the disease can be early detection. Below are some of the most important signs to look for in yourself or a loved one. If you relate to or identify with any of the traits below, please consult a doctor as soon as possible.

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  • Senior Transportation Services

    Senior Transportation Services

    Getting to the store, picking up medications and visiting loved ones can become increasingly difficult as the years go by. Thankfully, transportation options for seniors are more readily available than ever before. Today’s options include private cars, group transportation and even delivery services. Let’s explore just a few of the many options you or your loved one have to get around town.

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  • Five sleeping tips for seniors

    Five sleeping tips for seniors

    The Dalai Lama once said, “Sleep is the best meditation.” Getting the right amount of sleep is vital to living a healthy life. People over the age of 65 need at least five hours of sleep per night but ideally closer to seven or eight, The National Sleep Foundation says. Late-night bathroom visits, a sore body, general restlessness and other distractions mean getting this necessary sleep is not always easy. That’s why

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  • Senior Technology – Apple iWatch

    Senior Technology – Apple iWatch

    Did the most profitable company in the United States just make the best product for seniors? Apple’s newest take on their iWatch series is packed with senior-friendly features. In a previous blog on popular technology options for older generations, we discussed the value of fitness trackers and smart watches. So, what makes the new Apple iWatch such a good fit? It all starts with the screen size.

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  • Music Therapy for Alzheimer’s

    Music Therapy for Alzheimer’s

    Alzheimer’s Disease has quickly become the most prevalent form of dementia in the world. Ranked as the sixth leading cause of death in the U.S., this crippling disease has become a focus in the medical field. Many of the available treatments focus on treating the symptoms since there is still no known cure for this devastating disease. Recently, there has been a greater push for non-traditional, non-medicinal forms o

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  • Show Me the Discounts: Senior Discounts for Every Day

    Show Me the Discounts: Senior Discounts for Every Day

    Being a senior has its perks! After years of paying full price for goods and services, it’s time to cash in on senior savings. To help you take advantage of the discounts offered by companies across the country, we compiled a list of many popular stores, restaurant chains, entertainment and more. From the food you eat to the way you travel, we hope this list helps you save your hard-earned money.

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  • Meal Delivery Services – Are they worth it?

    Meal Delivery Services – Are they worth it?

    We’ve all been there — coming home tired after a full day just to realize you have to start making dinner. When you are a caregiver for an elderly loved one, the responsibility is that much greater. Enter meal delivery services. For several years, a number of companies have filled the space of meal delivery. Companies like Blue Apron, HelloFresh and Sun Basket have made the claim that they make cooking dinner easier.

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  • 55-plus communities? Try 55-plus everything — The 55-plus revolution

    55-plus communities? Try 55-plus everything — The 55-plus revolution

    It’s been 58 years since Sun City opened as the first 55-plus retirement community. A lot has changed since then. Life expectancy has gone up, the number of seniors has ballooned and the income levels of retirees has risen. These effects, among others, have driven the demand for more senior-focused products.
    Now is the “golden age” of being a senior. Senior-focused goods and services are on the rise, providing thos

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  • Three Legal Documents All Seniors Should Have

    Three Legal Documents All Seniors Should Have

    Dealing with legal documents might not sound like fun but being prepared is essential. There are several important legal documents you should have together in case something happens. These documents ensure your wishes are carried out as you would like them. You may already have taken some time to set up one or more of them, but it’s as important to keep them up to date as it is to create them. So, what exactly are th

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