Cost of Senior Assisted Living – 7 Things That You Need to Know

Posted January 26, 2016
Cost of Senior Assisted Living – 7 Things That You Need to Know
Elder care can be a difficult thing to figure out on your own and there are tricks that a professional adviser may know about assisted living pricing that could help you. 7 Things You May Not Know About Assisted Living Pricing There is a lot to be considered when looking into assisted living. Here are seven things you may not know about assisted living pricing: Services – Pricing for various services may be offered a la’ carte; meaning that you may be able to mix and match the specific services needed. An example of this is having laundry and housekeeping ...
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How to Know When It’s Time for Assisted Living

Posted January 19, 2016
How to Know When It’s Time for Assisted Living
There are a number of signs that point to the need for looking into the many senior living options available to you for an aging loved one. However, finding the perfect fit isn't always easy; which is why Senior Living Experts can help make your decision easier. 8 Signs It's Time to Discuss Senior Living Options Falls or Injuries - If you find that an aging love one has been falling often, see signs of possible falls or injuries, or they seem unstable when walking around it may be time to look into finding the proper senior living options for ...
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Personal Tracking Devices for Elderly

Posted January 12, 2016
Personal Tracking Devices for Elderly
Hopefully we can put fears to rest about tracking seniors and constantly monitoring their location in the future. While it may seem silly to some, the reality is that with the rate technology has changed and speculation about how to keep children from being kidnapped by using implanted GPS micro chips, you can easily see where this fear is based. The reality is that micro chipping a human is not currently a realistic technology. This article on micro chipping children explains it all. Tracking Seniors Shouldn't Be a Fear as We Age Technology - Current technology really isn't close to ...
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Thyroid Health for Seniors: Thyroid Awareness Month

Posted January 6, 2016
Thyroid Health for Seniors: Thyroid Awareness Month
Thyroid Awareness Month January is “Thyroid Awareness Month”. In this article, we discuss the function of the thyroid gland and the various thyroid health concerns that can arise, especially for seniors.  (Note: “Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month”, which has a focus specifically on one thyroid disorder, thyroid cancer, occurs in September.) Diagnosing thyroid disease in seniors can be difficult because some of the symptoms are also associated with aging or other medical conditions. It might be natural to assume that memory issues, constipation or weight gain are part of the aging process. However, these can also be signs of thyroid disease. ...
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