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Factors That Affect Long-Term Care Insurance

September 25th, 2018 The Loved Ones Desk Uncategorized

Over the past few decades, the cost of long-term care has gotten higher and higher, leaving many seniors wondering how, and if, they’ll be able to live comfortably as they age. That’s why many seniors and their families look into purchasing long-term care insurance. But before you can sign on the dotted line, there are […]

How Seniors Can Stay Active in Their Community

September 21st, 2018 The Loved Ones Desk Uncategorized

It seems as though so many people try to stay active and involved when they’re younger, and then, due to busy schedules or old age, they stop. But being active in your community can offer a world of benefits, especially for seniors! How Seniors Can Stay Active in Their Community Contribute to a Bake Sale […]

Benefits of Chiropractic Care for Seniors

September 19th, 2018 The Loved Ones Desk Uncategorized

Isn’t it just awful when you sleep the wrong way and wake up feeling like you can’t bend your back or move around in the slightest because you’re in a lot of pain? Well for seniors with chronic back pain, that’s a frustrating reality that they live with every day. Luckily, chiropractic care can make […]

Activities Seniors and Children Can Enjoy Together

September 17th, 2018 The Loved Ones Desk Uncategorized

As they grow up, you’ve probably encouraged your children to spend a little bit more time with their grandparents. Thing is, not every activity your children like will be a fun time for seniors and vice versa. Luckily, there are a few activities that seniors and children can enjoy together. Arts & Crafts This one […]

When You Need a Caregiver

September 13th, 2018 The Loved Ones Desk Uncategorized

You spend your entire life caring for yourself and those around you and living with your own independence. Sometimes situations arise where it’s not safe, or even possible, to take care of yourself on your own — sometimes you need a little bit of help. If that’s the case, it’s important to recognize when you […]

Why Seniors Should Go Back to School

September 11th, 2018 The Loved Ones Desk Uncategorized

Remember when you were younger and you couldn’t wait to be done with school? Remember how a few years after graduating you really missed it? The good thing about education is that it doesn’t have to end just because you’re a certain age. Even if they’re over the hill, there are plenty of reasons why […]

Classic Movies for Seniors

September 7th, 2018 The Loved Ones Desk Uncategorized

There’s nothing quite like cuddling up on the couch with a fuzzy blanket and some snacks to watch a movie with the family. The catch, though, is deciding exactly what movie to cue up. If you’re sitting down to watch a movie with your parents or the kids are joining grandma and grandpa for a […]

The Scary Consequences of Social Isolation

August 28th, 2018 The Loved Ones Desk Uncategorized

After retirement, seniors gain a ton of free time to travel, spend time with friends, and enjoy life. Unfortunately, retirement or the death of a spouse can leave some seniors feeling isolated in their homes and from those around them. It’s extremely important to protect your elderly Loved Ones from feeling socially isolated since that […]

The Benefits of Retiring to a College Town

August 24th, 2018 The Loved Ones Desk Uncategorized

When thinking about retirement, a lot of seniors many lean towards quieter areas that are known to be great spots to spend their golden years. However, there’s an entire gold mine of areas that you should consider too — college towns. While it may initially seem a bit strange for an older person to want […]

How to Spend Senior Citizens’ Day

August 21st, 2018 The Loved Ones Desk Uncategorized

You know about Mother’s Day and Father’s Day — now say “hello” to Senior Citizens Day!  While we think our seniors should be admired every day, this day is set aside to show our appreciation for all the wisdom, grace, and life-lessons our elderly Loved Ones offer. Wondering how you can make this day extra […]