Finding The Right Elder Care Services For Your Senior
Finding the Right Elder Care Services for Your Senior
Elder Care Five Forks SC, Personal Care Tips

Finding the Right Elder Care Services for Your Senior

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It is normal for the elderly to need extra help with daily living activities and other tasks. You may need to have a conversation with your elderly loved one about the help that they need. If your elderly loved one is open to it, you may want to consider getting elder care providers to assist with these tasks. These providers have experience taking care of senior citizens. They know how to help without overstepping. If this is the route you are taking, there are tips for finding the best elderly care providers for your elderly loved one.

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Even A Seemingly Minor Fall Can Mean Serious Injuries For Seniors
Even a Seemingly Minor Fall Can Mean Serious Injuries for Seniors
Elderly Care Greenville SC, Senior Safety

Even a Seemingly Minor Fall Can Mean Serious Injuries for Seniors

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When was the last time you slipped and fell down? Perhaps you tripped over something you didn’t see in the hallway or the kitchen. Maybe it was a bathroom mishap and you slipped stepping out of the tub.

For most healthy, young, strong adults, even the most seemingly innocuous mishaps are often overlooked and forgotten quickly. That is, if they don’t result in serious injuries.

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All Smiles At The Springs
All Smiles at The Springs
Caregiver Simpsonville SC, Company News

All Smiles at The Springs

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On January 22, 2021 there were 101 residents, health care staff and partners of The Springs of Simpsonville who were vaccinated by CVS. Peggy Masterson stated it is the first time we have been on the offensive in this fight against COVID-19. Staff and residents celebrated as they received the vaccine that starts them on a process of achieving herd immunity and then slowly reuniting with families and friends. Many staff and residents gave testimonials of how the vaccine is vitally important to changing the way we live and to stop people from getting ill.

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Is Your Senior Affected By Seasonal Depression?
Is Your Senior Affected by Seasonal Depression?
Senior Care Five Forks SC, Senior Health

Is Your Senior Affected by Seasonal Depression?

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The long, dark winter months can bring with something with them called seasonal depression. This is a specific type of depression that becomes worse in the darker months and lessens a bit in the spring and the summer. Anyone can be affected by seasonal depression, but it can be especially damaging for older adults.

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While Families Still Need To Maintain Distance With Seniors, It’s Still Possible To Spend Time Together
While Families Still Need to Maintain Distance with Seniors, It’s Still Possible to Spend Time Together
Assisted Living Easley SC, Senior Living

While Families Still Need to Maintain Distance with Seniors, It’s Still Possible to Spend Time Together

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Many assisted living communities across the country have gone into what some might consider “lockdown” mode. This basically means visitors are not permitted on the grounds, at least not without a careful and thorough check to ensure they are not sick.

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Is Assisted Living Responsible For Getting Residents To Eye Appointments?
Is Assisted Living Responsible for Getting Residents to Eye Appointments?
Elder Care Greenville SC, Personal Care Tips

Is Assisted Living Responsible for Getting Residents to Eye Appointments?

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As people age, they run an increased risk of dealing with certain health issues, such as vision-related problems. In fact, by the time a person reaches 80, it is nearly a certainty they will have some form of vision related problems, most commonly cataracts.

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Getting Out And About At Assisted Living Isn’t Like Normal These Days
Getting Out and About at Assisted Living Isn’t Like Normal These Days
Elderly Care Mauldin SC, Personal Care Tips

Getting Out and About at Assisted Living Isn’t Like Normal These Days

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People are often talking about the ‘new normal’ in light of the shutdowns. The main focus has been to keep people healthy, especially protecting the elderly and more vulnerable population, but whether this ‘new normal’ is truly how things will operate from here on out or things go back to the way they once were (eventually), winter is here and that means a major draw to stay inside. For seniors at assisted living, they may very well be struggling to understand this new normal.

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Monthly Company News From Springs At Simpsonville
Monthly Company News from Springs at Simpsonville
Company News, Memory Care Simpsonville SC

Monthly Company News from Springs at Simpsonville

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November 23, 2020

Subject: Springs at Simpsonville Monthly Newsletter

Dear Springs Residents and Family Members (or as I like to say “Our Extended Family”),

Happy Thanksgiving & and early Merry Christmas! I am pleased to continue to report that The Springs remains COVID FREE. This is a wonderful blessing and something we are especially grateful for this Thanksgiving.

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How Will Life At Assisted Living Change Even After Coronavirus Is In The Past?
How Will Life at Assisted Living Change Even After Coronavirus is in the Past?
Senior Care Fountain Inn SC, Senior Living

How Will Life at Assisted Living Change Even After Coronavirus is in the Past?

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Everything changes. That’s the overall theme of life, isn’t it? No matter how much we wish things stayed the same, the passage of time and the natural process of aging force us to deal with change. Coronavirus roared into 2020 and has changed American life as we know it. For those seniors at assisted living, many of those changes have been unsettling, to say the least.

So now looking forward, how might things be permanently different even long after coronavirus is well in the past?

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