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A sweetly decorated cookie cutter ornament. A handmade holiday candle. Personalized homemade holiday cards. Chances are just reading this list makes you want to break out your crafting supplies and make something to get yourself into the holiday spirit. Crafts like these add warmth to the holidays and even better, they really don’t have an age limit. Anyone can make them at...
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How often do our medical providers start a sentence with, “As we get older ...”?  Fortunately, we’re not completely helpless against age-related changes. We can keep our eyes healthy well into the senior years by employing a few basic strategies.

Common Eye Problems for Seniors

According to the National Eye Institute, common senior eye problems include:
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DECEMBER 14th 2pm-4pm

Please join us to present our Letters to Santa to the Make•A•Wish Foundation

Friday, December 14th 2pm-4pm

at The Arbors at Islandia East 1515 Veterans Highway - 631-232-3131

 

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Thanksgiving has passed and the holiday season is full upon us. Soon it will be Christmas and time to make our new year's resolutions, but before then, why not take some time to enjoy the season with your favorite senior and a wonderful holiday movie. Why Entertainment is Good for Seniors

Holiday movies are...
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If you haven't decided on a new year's resolution yet, we'd like to suggest one: eating more nutritious meals to boost your health. One of the simplest ways to do this is by incorporating nutritious soups into your diet. Winter is the perfect time for a hot bowl of soup, so we've picked out three for seniors to try that are bursting...
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You only want the best for your elderly loved one. Whether you are their full-time caregiver, or they reside in an assisted living community, knowing the best ways to give them optimal care can help them live their best senior life. Here are some things to consider when it comes to elderly care.

Handling Decision Making With Family Members

Every...
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There will come a time when your role with your parent could become reversed and you will be the caregiver. As Mom or Dad get older, they may not be able to be as independent as they used to be. This is the point in life when you will need to make some important decisions. One of the most difficult choices...
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Contrary to popular belief, seniors certainly can keep up with their younger counterparts. Since we get to spend most of our time with seniors every day, we have seen some amazing things they can do — and they surely do it with gusto! With so many misconceptions about aging, we want to share some surprising facts that you probably didn’t know about...
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Healthy Thanksgiving for Seniors Who doesn’t love Thanksgiving?! After all, it’s a time for family gathering and food — lots and lots of food! While it’s no secret that Thanksgiving offerings are mostly high-calorie, fat-laden foods, there are some alternative ways to give your favorite senior a meal that is both delicious and healthy. Here's how!

Eat Breakfast!

Seniors who eat...
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