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Join the October 4, 2017 #ElderCareChat: Boosting Brain Health

The next #ElderCareChat will feature the team from Silverado as we discuss the importance of brain health as we age, and ways to keep the brain in optimum condition.

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How to make the culinary aspect of senior living more palatable

How to Make the Culinary Aspect of Senior Living More Palatable

Your parent’s dining experience is important. Here are some suggestions for making the culinary aspect of senior living more palatable.

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Pain Relief for Seniors: Marijuana

Pain Relief for Seniors: Is Marijuana the Answer?

As an increasing number of seniors turn to marijuana for pain relief, the once-taboo topic can no longer be brushed under the rug.

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5 Unique Senior Living Wellness Programs

In Honor of Healthy Aging Month: 5 Unique Senior Living Wellness Programs

September is Healthy Aging Month, which means it’s the perfect time to recommit to your wellness. And for senior living residents, that commitment is no sweat.

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How to Attack Ageism at Its Core

How to Attack Ageism at Its Core

Moving forward to dispel incorrect assumptions about aging is important since ageism pervades many areas of life.

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How Group Activities Can Shake Off Sadness and Depression

How Group Activities Can Shake Off Sadness and Depression

Older adults who are receptive to new activities will find the social adjustment to assisted living easier. Here’s why.

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Conflict Resolution at Assisted Living:

Conflict Resolution at Assisted Living: Strategies to Use

Conflict resolution often can be achieved by one resident talking to another, but it needs to be done in a calm and respectful manner. Here’s how.

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Understanding Medicaid Rules

Understanding Medicaid Rules

While Medicare is a federal program, it is administered individually by each state, meaning that your eligibility will be impacted by the state in which you are located.

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SENIORS FORAGING FOR FOOD

Seniors Foraging for Food

Seniors are foraging, but it’s not because of poverty. Rather, they’re taking advantage of the opportunity to gather wild food and enjoy “find dining.”

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Do Credit Scores Matter for Seniors?

Do Credit Scores Matter for Seniors?

“For most people, credit reports and credit scores are important throughout life,” says Freddie Huynh of Freedom Financial Network. Find out why.

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