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The story of life is quicker than the blink of an eye Jimi Hendrix

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Families & Caregivers

May 20, 2019

Easing the Anxiety About Senior Living

Learn more about Sunshine’s Easy Move Program for more ways to make moving easier on seniors How you can support your parents during the tricky transition phase Congratulations if you’ve talked about downsizing with your parents and they’re on board [...]

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Families & Caregivers

May 17, 2019

Take the Tension Out of Talking to Mom and Dad About Downsizing: Simple Pointers About Broaching Sensitive Topics Like Senior Living

Learn more about Sunshine’s Easy Move Program for more ways to make moving easier on seniors If you’re an adult child of aging parents, you may dread talking about downsizing, secretly hoping things will somehow work out if you leave [...]

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Families & Caregivers

May 07, 2019

For Moms with Alzheimer’s, Mother’s Day is as much about Moments as Memories

If you close your eyes for a moment (after reading this sentence, that is) you should be able to conjure up fond or even not-to-fond memories of your mother – picking you up after a fall, cheering you on at [...]

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Families & Caregivers

May 06, 2019

8 Tips When Touring an Austin Senior Community on a Senior’s Behalf

If you’ve been recruited to help a friend or family member find top retirement living in Austin’s best neighborhoods, these tips are everything you need to do the job justice. #1 – Know What They Want in Advance Spend time [...]

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Families & Caregivers

May 06, 2019

How to Speak with a Loved One with Dementia in a Memory Care Facility

When your loved one is suffering from dementia, you are often struggling alongside him or her, learning how to cope with role reversal and how to communicate lovingly and effectively. Changing your communication style is necessary to maintain positive communication, [...]

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Families & Caregivers

Mar 14, 2019

The Onset of Alzheimer’s and How to Talk About it

When a senior loved one begins to show symptoms of Alzheimer’s Disease or dementia, it can leave families feeling worried, confused and downright overwhelmed. Even for spouses and adult children who sense that the diagnosis is eminent, having it confirmed [...]

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Families & Caregivers

Feb 26, 2019

5 Common Questions Families Have About Independent Living in Eugene, OR

When searching for the right senior living community, you’ll struggle to find a location that is more suited to active senior living than Eugene, OR. Located right on the Willamette River with a myriad of indoor and outdoor attractions, independent [...]

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Families & Caregivers

Jan 02, 2019

Five Simple Tips to Take the Stress Out of Long-Distance Caregiving

Have you been troubled since your last trip home to visit mom and dad? When, say, it dawned on you that your father was increasingly unsteady on his feet or that your mother could no longer shop alone. Although the [...]

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Families & Caregivers

Jan 01, 2019

How caregivers can let go of the burden of guilt Senior living: A guilt-free way to get your life back

You’ve always been a woman of your word. So, when you told your mother you’d take care of her when she grew old, you meant it. But, now, your words are coming back to haunt you. If truth be told, [...]

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Families & Caregivers

Dec 20, 2018

How To Help Your Elderly Loved One Keep Socially Connected. Growing Old Doesn’t Have To Mean Growing Lonely

Ah, loneliness, an emotion so painful the very thought of it may make you squirm. Nevertheless, when you are a caregiver of an elderly loved one, it’s one condition you may have to look square in the eye. The fact [...]