Alzheimer's Care: Tips for Coping With New Behaviors

Posted by The Goodman Group on Nov 24, 2017 9:41:00 AM

When caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s or dementia, you’re likely going to face new challenges and behaviors as the disease progresses. They may start hiding...

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Topics: Memory Care

How to Help Your Parents Navigate Their Limitations

Posted by The Goodman Group on Nov 22, 2017 11:24:56 AM

You would think that the longer we live, the easier life would get. Unfortunately, as we age, we are faced with the fact that we can’t do everything we once could. As...

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Topics: Fall Prevention, Healthy Aging Tips

4 Signs that Your Parents May Need the Support of a Senior Living Community

Posted by The Goodman Group on Nov 17, 2017 11:07:38 AM

The holidays are a wonderful time for gathering with the family and celebrating the season. When visiting with your aging loved ones, you may notice some of the early...

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Topics: Senior Living Communities, Caregiving

Honor Flight: Veterans Visit World War II Memorial

Posted by The Goodman Group on Nov 16, 2017 10:32:33 AM

"The Honor Flight reunions are very moving," says Char Antoine, Life Enrichment Assistant and Valiant Veterans Program Coordinator at Chandler Place, a senior living...

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Topics: Moments Matter

Making Decisions on Your Own When Your Spouse is No Longer Able

Posted by The Goodman Group on Nov 14, 2017 4:19:06 PM

Henry and Ruth were married almost 60 years when Ruth entered memory care. Suddenly, all the decisions they used to make as a couple, large and small, fell to Henry...

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Topics: Aging in Place, Caregiving

Tour Tips: Questions to Ask When Touring Independent Living Communities

Posted by The Goodman Group on Nov 10, 2017 10:50:50 AM

Independent living communities are a great option for your aging loved ones who no longer want the responsibilities of maintaining a home. These communities offer...

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Topics: Senior Living Communities

5 Ways to Help Protect Your Loved Ones Against Senior Fraud

Posted by The Goodman Group on Nov 9, 2017 9:13:47 AM

Being aware of and protecting ourselves against fraud is a fact of life. Sadly, older adults are targeted more often. It’s assumed, not always accurately, by many...

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Topics: Aging in Place, Caregiving

Tour Tips: Questions to Ask When Visiting Assisted Living Communities

Posted by The Goodman Group on Nov 3, 2017 3:15:35 PM

Assisted living communities are one of the most popular senior living options available, although with so many choices, it can be tough to know exactly what you...

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Topics: Senior Living Communities

Secrets from the Kitchen: Food Tips for Seniors with Diabetes

Posted by The Goodman Group on Nov 2, 2017 2:12:37 PM

According to the American Diabetes Association, one in four seniors – approximately 12 million people age 65 and older – have diagnosed or undiagnosed diabetes in the...

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Topics: Healthy Aging Tips