Providing Stimulation for Those with Memory Loss

Mental stimulation is composed of various activities that help reduce but not eliminate the effects of memory loss. Therefore going on group outings and providing mentally stimulating activities for those with memory loss is important to keep your loved ones active and happy.

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Benefits of Pet Therapy

Dogs and cats are most commonly used for pet therapy but, birds and robotic simulating animals are also for this type of therapy.

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Holistic Ways to Manage Pain

Older adults are at a higher risk for adverse drug events from natural physiological changes in the body. When attempting to manage or reduce pain, consider taking a holistic approach.

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Accepting Care For Your Loved One

Making the decision to transition your loved one into a care program that is right for them is a big deal and should not be taken lightly. When a senior can no longer live on their own, the decision regarding how and who will care for them may arise. According

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Pursuing Career Development Opportunities

Career development consists of programs or activities offered to assist you in developing your career. This not only means adding value to your career but also growing your skills and experience.

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Defining Quality Care

Determining what health care provider to choose based on their quality of care can be difficult. Here is what you should look for when defining quality care.

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Intergenerational Programs in NoVA Bring Seniors and Children Together – With Benefits for Both, as seen in Northern Virginia Magazine

This article originally appeared in Northern Virginia Magazine June 28, 2019 Intergenerational programs in NoVA bring seniors and children together—with benefits for both. Several local child care and assisted living communities have introduced programs that foster friendships across the ages. Mariam Dominguez’s father and father-in-law are both deceased, but her

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