October 2016 | Tuscan Gardens Senior Living
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Month: October 2016


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Tips for Combatting Depression in Those with Dementia

By roger | Oct 28 2016

Out of the estimated 5.4 million people with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia, approximately forty percent suffer from depression and its debilitating symptoms. […]

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Dementia & Depression: How to Combat the Difficult Combination

By roger | Oct 28 2016

For those living with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia, the chances of experiencing depression are significantly higher than their cognitively healthy peers. Out […]

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Tips on Coordinating a Team for Your Loved One’s Care

By roger | Oct 25 2016

Providing full-time care for an aging parent or loved one is not easy to do without help. Especially if that loved one has a chronic […]

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It Takes a Village: Coordinating a Team for Your Loved One’s Care

By roger | Oct 21 2016

The phrase, “it takes a village,” is often used in reference to raising children. It implies that rearing a child is so complex a task […]

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Maintaining Independence Through a Home Safety Plan

By roger | Oct 14 2016

Most seniors agree that living independently in their homes as long as possible is a priority for their ideal lifestyle. This is often an attainable […]

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Tips on Maintaining Independence Through a Home Safety Plan

By roger | Oct 13 2016

For seniors who have mobility limitations, chronic illness or experience cognitive decline, staying safe at home may require more effort and supervision from the person’s […]

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Tips for Keeping Your Diabetes Under Control with Diet & Exercise

By roger | Oct 8 2016

Experts tell us that there is no true ‘diabetic diet. Watching what you eat every day, balancing out carbohydrates, sugars, and fats throughout your meals […]

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Keeping Your Diabetes Under Control: Simple Steps with Diet & Exercise

By roger | Oct 7 2016

One of the most commonly misunderstood lifestyle changes among diabetics is their diet. Myths abound claiming they need to cut out sugar and carbs completely; […]

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