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Preventing Wandering in Seniors with Dementia

Wandering poses significant challenges for individuals with dementia, causing distress for both them and their caregivers. It's crucial to grasp and apply measures to prevent this behavior for their safety and comfort. The Journey Ahead Home...

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The Art of Preparing Meals for Picky-Eating Seniors

Caring for seniors with unique dietary preferences or picky eating habits necessitates a nuanced approach that balances nutrition and personal interests. Our nutritional demands change as we age, and our tastes become more prominent....

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Powerful Ways to Live with Diabetes

Do you know someone living with diabetes? It’s essential to remember that despite having this condition, they can still live well and find strategies to reduce the risk of developing complications. How? Below are some helpful...

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Healthy Practices to Prevent High Blood Pressure

Did you know that more than 1 in 3 adults has high blood pressure or hypertension in the United States? This condition usually shows no warning signs, making people unaware they have high blood pressure. So, what can you do to reduce your risk?...

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Communicating to Loved Ones with Dementia

Caring for a dementia patient and managing dementia symptoms can be a challenging feat. Dementia causes mood swings and changes a person’s personality behavior, among others. Communication is another issue, but here are ways to handle...

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Simple Ways to Relieve Anxiety in the Elderly

Anxiety disorders can have a significant impact on our quality of life. According to the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry, around 10 to 20 percent of older adults suffer from anxiety. Fortunately, there are simple ways to manage...

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