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Love and Letting Go

Some of the most difficult conversations we have to have are with the people we love the most. For many people, one of these conversations is encouraging a aging parent to move into a retirement community or assisted living facility. How do you tell a person who cared for you that now he or she is the [...]
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The New Old Age: Few Mental Health Professionals in Aging Communities

Health : NYT: Health (4 years ago)

Residents of nursing homes and assisted living facilities have little access to mental health professionals. Read Post

10 Ways to Know if Your Aging Parent Needs to Move to Assisted Living

Health / Aging : The Boomer Chronicles (7 years ago)

I have some friends and relatives who are caring for their aging parents, and one of the most difficult issues is figuring out if he or she needs assistance at home or even needs to move to an assisted living situation. Here is a li... Read Post

Caring For Plants Increases Quality Of Life For Retirement Community Residents

Health : Medical News Today (6 years ago)

As the U.S. population ages, the number of citizens moving from their own homes to assisted living or long-term-care facilities is increasing dramatically. These numbers are expected to continue rising. By 2030, the population aged ... Read Post

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