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Gardening for Seniors this Summer!

With summertime around the corner and COVID vaccines becoming more available, the seniors in our life can finally enjoy all that this great season brings! One of our favorites is gardening. There are a number of benefits of gardening for seniors, whether experienced or trying it out this year, below are the top reasons:  Staying

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Top 6 Ideas to Make Valentine’s Day Special for Seniors During COVID

Valentine’s Day doesn’t just have to be focused on couples. Growing up, we all remember in our early school years exchanging little Valentines Day cards and candy with our peers. It was some fun and uplifting that broke up the monotony of the long winters following the big holidays. Valentines Day is a holiday that

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How to Feel at Home After A Move to Assisted Living

Making the decision to move to an assisted living community can feel overwhelming for your parent or loved one. Like any big change in life, moving into a new home, apartment or in this case assisted living is a big adjustment. It isn’t uncommon for the children to feel overwhelmed as well with tasks of

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What to Do When an Aging Parent Won’t Accept Help

If you wait for the day an elderly parent or loved one comes to you for help, you may be waiting forever. A tough reality that we all must face when making the decision to explore professional help. However, an additional layer of stress some children or caregivers face is when their parent rejects help

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Top 4 Ways to Help Seniors Alleviate Chronic Pain

A 2019 study shows that around 20% of seniors living in the US experience some sort of chronic pain in their daily life. Living with chronic pain can be exhausting which can not only limit mobility, but can also affect senior mental drive. As the opioid epidemic continue to make headline news, physicians have been

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The Importance of Sleep for Seniors

We often hear about how important diet and exercise is to maintain a healthy lifestyle well into our golden years. But what about sleep? What impact does our sleep habits have on our overall health? Today’s blog will explore the benefits of healthy sleeping habits for older adults and how to ensure you have optimal

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Top Three Myths About Memory Loss

We have all heard they saying that perception is reality. Our perception is the ability to see, hear, or become aware of something through our senses. Everyway we as humans are able to preserve or experience the world connects back to our brain. Our brain is the most powerful tool we as humans possess and

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How to Continue to Limit the Spread of COVID-19

Now that we’re a few months into the global pandemic that is Covid-19, life seems to be starting to settle back into a new normal. Unfortunately, that also means that many people are becoming more and more lax with keeping up the recommendations necessary to limit further spread of the virus. When it comes to

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3 Things to Remember When Selecting an Assisted Living Community

Have you been given the task of looking into assisted living communities for yourself or a loved one? It can be a daunting task but it doesn’t have to be. Assisted living communities are wonderful options when you or your loved one can no longer safely be in a home environment. At Legacy of Pewaukee,

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The Benefits of Estate Planning Before Assisted Living

Estate planning refers to the process of arrangement and disposal of your estate during your life, to eradicate uncertainties related to the administration of assets. Your estate can be anything you own, no matter how big or small, from your house or car to investment plans to furniture to even pets and pieces of jewelry.

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