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Dear Photograph: New-Age Nostalgia : NPR

Dear Photograph: New-Age Nostalgia : NPR | Senior Assisted Living | Scoop.it
A website invites readers to submit photos of photos — images from the past, set in the present.

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Assisted Living Wellness Programs Promote Senior Health and Fitness

Assisted Living Wellness Programs Promote Senior Health and Fitness | Senior Assisted Living | Scoop.it
Senior wellness takes center stage on National Senior Health and Fitness Day. Get tips for helping your loved ones stay healthy and happy.
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Honoring Seniors Coast to Coast: Older Americans Month 2013

Honoring Seniors Coast to Coast: Older Americans Month 2013 | Senior Assisted Living | Scoop.it
During May, communities across the nation held Older Americans Month events and ceremonies to honor American seniors and their contributions.
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Public needs to be aware of Alzheimer's - Fremont Tribune

Public needs to be aware of Alzheimer's - Fremont Tribune | Senior Assisted Living | Scoop.it
Public needs to be aware of Alzheimer's
Fremont Tribune
We really weren't aware of Alzheimer's until Ronald Reagan in 1994. As an example Aircept never came to market until 1996, Namanda 2003. We are making progress in research.
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United legend Gray launches dementia project - Yorkshire Evening Post

United legend Gray launches dementia project - Yorkshire Evening Post | Senior Assisted Living | Scoop.it
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United legend Gray launches dementia project
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Leeds united legend Eddie Gray was on hand to open a new Café for Carers initiative at Elland Road.
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A new strategy required in the search for Alzheimer's drugs? - Science Codex

A new strategy required in the search for Alzheimer's drugs? - Science Codex | Senior Assisted Living | Scoop.it
A new strategy required in the search for Alzheimer's drugs?
Science Codex
In the search for medication against Alzheimer's disease, scientists have focused – among other factors – on drugs that can break down Amyloid beta (A-beta).
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Caregiver's Natural Disaster Preparedness Checklist

Caregiver's Natural Disaster Preparedness Checklist | Senior Assisted Living | Scoop.it
A Place for Mom recently discovered that senior housing searches spike during natural disasters.Get tips on disaster preparedness.
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Getting Your Long Term Care Insurance Claim Paid

Getting Your Long Term Care Insurance Claim Paid | Senior Assisted Living | Scoop.it
If you or a loved one has had trouble getting long term care insurance claims paid, know that you have options. Learn more.
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5 Awesomely Adaptable Summertime Activities

5 Awesomely Adaptable Summertime Activities | Senior Assisted Living | Scoop.it
Memorial Day is right around the corner, and that means summer is here. As a caregiver, it’s all too easy to get caught up...
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Advice on Practicing Yoga in Middle Age, Part 2

Advice on Practicing Yoga in Middle Age, Part 2 | Senior Assisted Living | Scoop.it
Dr. Loren Fishman, a rehabilitative medicine specialist, addresses reader questions about yoga, aging, osteoporosis, shoulder pain and other issues.
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Senior Living Dining That Rivals Top Restaurants

Senior Living Dining That Rivals Top Restaurants | Senior Assisted Living | Scoop.it
Leisure Care focuses on creating a true restaurant experience for their residents. Learn what their senior living dining offers.
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From Abigail Adams to Anne Sexton to Maya Angelou, History’s Finest Letters of Motherly Advice

From Abigail Adams to Anne Sexton to Maya Angelou, History’s Finest Letters of Motherly Advice | Senior Assisted Living | Scoop.it
"Live to the HILT!"

Last year, we celebrated Father's Day with an omnibus of history's finest letters of fatherly advice, including F. Sc
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Scientists Test A Potential Treatment Of Alzheimer's In Vitro - Forbes

Scientists Test A Potential Treatment Of Alzheimer's In Vitro - Forbes | Senior Assisted Living | Scoop.it
Scientists Test A Potential Treatment Of Alzheimer's In Vitro Forbes Micrograph of a section of the cerebral cortex from a patient with Alzheimer's disease, immunostained with an antibody to Aβ (brown), a protein fragment that accumulates in senile...
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8 Assisted Living Search Mistakes to Avoid

8 Assisted Living Search Mistakes to Avoid | Senior Assisted Living | Scoop.it
If you're searching for assisted living, you can't afford to make a poor decision when the stakes are so high. Get a leg up on the average consumer by learning from the mistakes other families have made in their assisted living search.
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Sunrise Senior Living Signature Dining Offers a Fresh Perspective

Sunrise Senior Living Signature Dining Offers a Fresh Perspective | Senior Assisted Living | Scoop.it
By offering restaurant-style dining with home-cooked meals with local, ingredients, Sunrise Senior Living offers more than a good meal.
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How Is GPS Technology Helping Alzheimer’s Families?

How Is GPS Technology Helping Alzheimer’s Families? | Senior Assisted Living | Scoop.it
Over the past several months, we’ve been looking at smartphone apps designed to help caregivers get and stay organized. These days, there are new...
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Anti-Cancer Drug Reverses Alzheimer's Disease In Mice - Medical News Today

Anti-Cancer Drug Reverses Alzheimer's Disease In Mice - Medical News Today | Senior Assisted Living | Scoop.it
U.S. News & World Report Anti-Cancer Drug Reverses Alzheimer's Disease In Mice Medical News Today An anti-cancer drug may reverse memory problems in an Alzheimer's Disease mouse model, according to new research carried out at the University of...
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Stroke study searches for link with dementia - The Age

Stroke study searches for link with dementia - The Age | Senior Assisted Living | Scoop.it
Stroke study searches for link with dementia
The Age
In a world-first study, Melbourne researchers are investigating why one in three stroke victims - even when they appear to make a good recovery - slides into dementia.
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Aging in Place: Senior Living and Universal Design

Aging in Place: Senior Living and Universal Design | Senior Assisted Living | Scoop.it
Senior housing doesn't have to be sterile. The latest trend in multigenerational housing, universal design, brings appeal AND accessibility.
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tommyontour: Holiday weekend, still not sure what that means . mums Smile no longer here

tommyontour: Holiday weekend, still not sure what that means . mums Smile no longer here | Senior Assisted Living | Scoop.it
: Holiday weekend, still not sure what that means . ... http://t.co/Uu9a8y2bbj #loneliness #isolation #dementia
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How Senior Living Communities Help Treat Arthritis

How Senior Living Communities Help Treat Arthritis | Senior Assisted Living | Scoop.it
It's National Arthritis Month, and senior communities are helping residents ease symptoms with exercise, nutrition and wellness programs.
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6 Diseases Linked to Communication Disorders in Seniors

6 Diseases Linked to Communication Disorders in Seniors | Senior Assisted Living | Scoop.it
How to overcome communication difficulties associated with six health problems common among seniors.
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Her Car Would Only Go Backwards | Alzheimer's Reading Room

Her Car Would Only Go Backwards | Alzheimer's Reading Room | Senior Assisted Living | Scoop.it
Soon each of us will be 90. I consider myself very lucky to have almost reached this age and still be able to care for Manya and to know she would do the same for me. It is a difficult and long road to travel.
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One in Eight Seniors Suffers From Mental Decline But Few Seek Help, CDC Reports

One in Eight Seniors Suffers From Mental Decline But Few Seek Help, CDC Reports | Senior Assisted Living | Scoop.it
Almost one out of every eight seniors suffers from mental decline, but very few of them seek help from a health-care provider while there's still time, a CDC report says.
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Bunny Therapy: Senior Care Warm and Fuzzy

Bunny Therapy: Senior Care Warm and Fuzzy | Senior Assisted Living | Scoop.it
Bunny therapy is bringing some unique advantages to a senior community in North Dayton, Ohio, through the kindness of an exceptional neighbor
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New pet therapy for seniors....bunny therapy.

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8 States With The Most Affordable Assisted Living and Healthcare

8 States With The Most Affordable Assisted Living and Healthcare | Senior Assisted Living | Scoop.it
Just as the cost of affordable assisted living and healthcare varies greatly from state to state, the amount hospitals charge for medical procedures varies from city to city, sometimes by hundreds of thousands of dollars even in the same city.
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New data on hospital costs released by the government reveals wild variations in price for the same medical procedure by hospitals located within blocks of each other.

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