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  • The History Of Assisted Living

    The History Of Assisted Living

    Thank You Monica Trivedi for sharing this important information concerning Assisted Living. Permission has been granted to reproduce this article on my website by author. Source of Information: http://www.assistedlivinghistory.com/   Below is a detailed overview of how assisted living facilities have evolved over the years, as well as some thoughts about the future of assisted [...]

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    | February 3, 2012 | 0 Comments
  • Alzheimer’s Disease: What You Should Know

    Alzheimer’s Disease: What You Should Know

    Alzheimer’s Disease: What You Should Know Written By: Michele Bayno BSW, BA Alzheimer’s can be tricky. It can present itself with symptoms that seem innocent enough. For example, you may just be forgetting things, but we all do from time to time. According to Joseph Hanna (B.Sc. Phm., CDE, CGP), it is estimated that this [...]

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    | January 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

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“Seniors”

“Seniors”

| January 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

“Seniors” Written By: Michele Bayno BSW, BA Seniors and their caregivers have many challenges today. A simple activity such as taking a daily bath may be difficult for a senior. Making a simple meal may also create numerous challenges. Medications may not be taken according to the doctors’ orders. Possibly, they may not be consumed [...]

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A Guest Post: Saving For Funeral Costs

A Guest Post: Saving For Funeral Costs

| May 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Saving For Funeral Costs Planning for old age is never a pleasant thing to do, but it is necessary in order to see that everything is covered and your family is aware of your wishes regarding potential care or funeral arrangements. The cost of going into a care home and the cost of funerals are [...]

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How to Help During National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month (November 2012)

How to Help During National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month (November 2012)

| November 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

How to Help During National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month (November 2012) When President Reagan designated November as National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month in 1983, less than two million Americans had Alzheimer’s. Today, the disease affects approximately 5.4 million. According to The Alzheimer’s Association, Alzheimer’s disease is the sixth-leading cause of death in the United States [...]

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Mandate In Case Of Incapacity

Mandate In Case Of Incapacity

| September 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

Mandate In Case Of Incapacity Written By: Michele Bayno PSW Are you wondering what you would need to do if a loved one became incapacitated? For example, your aging mother has been forgetful lately and she is making errors while writing out checks to pay the bills. Another example may be that your elderly father [...]

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How Can A Medical Alert System Benefit My Elderly Parents?

How Can A Medical Alert System Benefit My Elderly Parents?

| September 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

How Can A Medical Alert System Benefit My Elderly Parents? Written By: Michele Bayno BA, BSW A question I frequently get from my readers is: “My elderly parents live alone. How can I help to ensure their safety and well being?” When I visit an elderly client in their home one of the first recommendations [...]

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Elderly Issues

Elderly Issues

| July 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

                                               Written By: Michele Bayno BSW Are you, or someone you love elderly?  Today, the elderly population face many serious issues. They are sometimes subjected to everything from financial stress to social isolation. Following, I will discuss some of the most important issues that the elderly person may face. This article was written [...]

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Agency of Aging

Agency of Aging

| January 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Agency Of Aging It seems a great deal of people search these terms every month. If you have landed here it is possible that this website may have something you are looking for. We specialize in the needs of the elderly as they transition through the different stages of life. Becoming a senior can be [...]

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Simple Christmas Cake For Seniors

Simple Christmas Cake For Seniors

| December 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

             Simple Christmas Cake For Seniors Written By: Michele Bayno BSW INGREDIENTS: 1 package white cake mix (Dunkin Hines is a great choice) 1 package red Jell-o powder (3oz) 1 package Green Jell-o powder (3 oz) 2 cups water, boiling 1 Cool Whip   PREPARATION: 1. Prepare cake mix as directed on package. 2. Bake [...]

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Michele’s Christmas Cookies For Seniors

Michele’s Christmas Cookies For Seniors

| December 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

Michele’s Christmas Cookies For Seniors Written By: Michele Bayno BSW, BA Preparation Total Time: 22 min Prep 10 min Cook 12 min Makes About: about 2 dozen cookies Level: Easy 1. Beat 1 1/4 cups sugar and 11/2 stick butter with a mixer until fluffy. 2. Beat in 1 egg and 1 1/2 teaspoon vanilla [...]

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Michele’s Chocolate Christmas Cake For Seniors

Michele’s Chocolate Christmas Cake For Seniors

| December 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

Michele’s Chocolate Christmas Cake For Seniors Written by: Michele Bayno BSW, BA Are you looking for a simple, Christmas cake to serve this holiday season? This cake will not disappoint you or your guests. 1 package (18.25 oz.) golden butter cake mix. Duncan Hines is a excellent choice for this recipe. 1 cup of chocolate-hazlenut [...]

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