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Points to Consider When Buying a Franchise

If you have been thinking about whether or not you should buy a franchise, you probably want to sit down and do some research on the opportunities that are out there before you sign on a dotted line. 391 more words

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Points to Keep in Mind for Ensuring Much Desired Success to Your Assisted Living Business

Any normal business requires great immaculate organizational skills so as to keep a watchful eye on the regulations that have to be followed. However, while talking of assisted living business, you must have the qualities like patiently helping the residents while respecting the individuality and limitations of the people. 330 more words

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Alcohol Consumption in Seniors: A Delicate Balance

Numerous studies on the effects of alcohol consumption in seniors indicate that moderate drinking by seniors can have a positive impact on general health. However, there is also a concern that heavy drinking can have adverse effects, and that alcohol abuse is often missed in the senior population. 1,219 more words

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senior citizen behaviour changes

People today live longer than ever before. Most of us will spend nearly one third of our life as “retirees” or “senior citizens.” Four or even five-generation families are no longer unheard of.But as we live longer, the chances grow that we will some day need help caring for ourselves. 179 more words

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The Antidote for Caregiver Stress? Become Engaged

More than 5 million Americans today live with some form of dementia, and caring for those afflicted creates significant stress on family caregivers. Current figures place the number of family and friend caregivers at about 15.4 million (approximately 60% of these are women); these caregivers spend an estimated 17.5 billion hours of unpaid time at a cost of $216.4 billion annually. 1,003 more words

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Adapting Outdoor Activities

Spring has finally sprung so it’s time to get outside! Even if your senior loved ones can’t physically do the activities they used to, adaptations… 150 more words

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