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Death and Dying..Have that Conversation!

Yesterday at a senior forum I attended there was a discussion on communication and what you want to happen when you reach your end of life times. The one absolute certainty in life (taxes aside) is if you are alive … Continue reading

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Stories From the Road………..Setting an Example

 (“Stories From the Road…Stories of the Heart” is about the personal experiences of over 200 volunteer drivers across America and how the simple act of driving someone in need touches their own hearts) As a working woman in the early 1990’s, … Continue reading

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Fall Prevention

  http://www.blessingsforseniors.com   About half of all falls happen at home. To make your home safer: Remove small throw rugs or use double-sided tape to keep the rugs from slipping.   http://www.blessingsforseniors.com

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Tip of the Day

http://www.blessingsforseniors.com  Tips for caring for a family member with Alzheimer’s: Eliminate clutter, noise, glare and too much background noise. What tips have you found to work in your care for a loved one with Alzheimer’s? http://www.blessingsforseniors.com  

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Hospital Discharges-What You Need to Know

http://www.blessingsforseniors.com Upon being discharged from the hospital, many patients believe that the toughest part of their recovery is behind them. However, in reality, it usually means the beginning of a new routine in a person’s health care – one that … Continue reading

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