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Quinoa for Seniors – Amazingly Healthful Grain for the Elderly

  Quinoa is a new food item on the American market that is enjoying increasing popularity. Pronounced “keen-wah,” this grain comes from the Andean regions of South America, where it was first cultivated and eaten by the Incas more than 5000 years ago. It is a species

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8 Useful Facts You Should Know About Omega-3 Fatty Acids

  Let me start out by saying that Omega-3 fatty acids are ideal for seniors under Alzheimer’s care. According to WebMD, it can help slow the decline of memory loss in Alzheimer’s, and possibly prevent memory loss. Most of the time, it is good to avoid fat

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Dementia Tests – How Cognitive Impairments are Diagnosed

  Dementia tests allow doctors to find out if you have any cognitive impairments. When seniors become forgetful or display constant mood swings, it’s a good idea to have them checked for dementia or other disorders. Thоugh а loss оf mental function might bе brought оn bу

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Aging in Place – An Option for Seniors to Remain Home Longer

  Aging in place can be simply described as getting older without the need to move to another place. In other words, you can remain at home by slightly modifying your home to suit an older person. With modern technology and medicine, seniors are living much older

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Coping with Dementia – 7 Ways to Deal with Dementia in Seniors

  Coping with dementia can test your nerves and will. This is true for patients, residents, and caregivers. Days turn into weeks, and months become years. It is overwhelming for many, but there are still ways to deal with it. As lifespans increase, so do dementia rates.

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3 Breathing Exercises to Reduce Stress and Remain Calm

  You might not have known that you can use breathing exercises to reduce stress when caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or other types of dementia. It’s well known that caregivers often suffer as much as the person they are taking care of each day. If

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Gardening for Seniors – Tips and Tricks for the Elderly Gardener

Gardening for seniors can be a relaxing and healthy pastime. It is a way to provide some outdoor activity in the sun, and an important way to work with nature. Gardening is one of my all-time favorite activities.  I spent this last weekend with my children out

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Air Purifiers for Seniors – How Owning One Helps the Elderly

What about air purifiers for seniors? Are they helpful? Do they work? In this quick article, we’ll discuss how air purifiers work, and how they can benefit seniors.   Air Purifiers for Seniors are a Healthy Choice   Seniors typically have concerns about getting ill, but there

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Vascular Dementia – Everything You Need to Know

What do you know about vascular dementia? Although, it is a common form of dementia, people are more familiar with Alzheimer’s disease. Dementia іѕ defined аѕ а progressive decline іn cognitive function due tо damage in thе brain. It іѕ common аmоng thе elderly but саn occur іn

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Nutrition Tips for Seniors – Eating With Others Fights Dementia

It should be a daily goal to implement nutrition tips for seniors. However, when seniors live alone or if they are not closely monitored, they might be snacking too much, or eating the wrong foods. If you choose to eat as a family or group, it is

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