Archive for May, 2013

The Mediterranean Diet and Alzheimer’s Prevention

Several diet and health programs out there are being considered as viable options to prevent Alzheimer’s or to reduce memory loss in seniors. One of the most popular is the Mediterranean diet. The Mediterranean diet is modeled off diet programs and foods located in the Mediterranean area. The following are a few of the main …

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Mental Illness and Senior Care

It can be very difficult on a family to find the proper assisted-living community for a loved one. If Alzheimer’s or memory loss is an issue, then there are communities that can help. However, if the loved one has mental illness issues, finding a suitable living environment may be difficult. In fact, for many families, …

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Find Senior Housing on Low Income

Many seniors tend to seek for lower income housing because they may not have a job or enough money to be able to pay for anything else. There are options available to seniors with low income. There are steps an individual can take to find housing on low income.
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Dream of Retirement Just for Baby Boomers

Retirement has long been a dream of many generations, but in this uncertain economy, this dream might be dashed for many. According to a study by the Employee Benefits Research Institute released on March 29th, retirement definitely looks to be just a pipe-dream for many baby boomers, and also for the younger generation. A DC …

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