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What to Expect—and Not Expect—at Assisted Living Facilities

The term “assisted living facility” may not be as familiar as “nursing home” or “retirement home”, but they’re becoming a popular choice as seniors live longer and still want to retain independence.
What is an Assisted Living Facility?

Assisted living facilities (ALFs) are places for seniors who need aid with day-to-day activities like showering and dressing, but …

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Top Issues Currently Affecting Seniors

In separate pieces, the United States government and National Council on Aging published information on the most common issues that affect seniors.
 
Health
The U.S. government, on Nov. 12, 2013, updated their list of …

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Ways to Lower Assisted Living Costs

Seniors, baby boomers and individuals who are helping senior aged parents find an assisted living community may have found that the communities vary drastically in their costs. You may also have found that many assisted-living communities may have raised their costs in the …

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Types of Senior Safety Monitoring Devices

Senior safety and monitoring software and devices are key components used in senior living health care. Community care providers, families and in-home caregivers use the monitoring software and devices to make sure individuals are safe and healthy at all times. Here are a …

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