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How To Choose a Residential Senior Community for Your Parent

If you’re looking into a residential senior community for your parent, you might feel overwhelmed by options. Communities can offer a wide range of services and living options, and navigating this new world can be challenging. Some of the options you’ll typically find include independent living, assisted living, and memory care. Some communities offer all…

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Important Questions to Ask Regarding Memory Care for Your Parent

Most of us are prepared for when our parents begin to age, but not everyone is prepared for when our parents begin to show a decline in cognitive function. Forgetfulness and confusion can be early indicators of a memory issue, sometimes being Alzheimer’s or dementia. However, realizing your parent require additional memory care can be…

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Gardening Tips and Benefits for Seniors In Parkland, FL – Aston Gardens At Parkland Commons

“In the spring, at the end of the day, you should smell like dirt,” according to renowned novelist and poet Margaret Atwood. She apparently appreciates gardening, as do many of our residents at Aston Gardens retirement communities in Florida. Although nurturing plants for food or for the beauty of blooms is in itself a worthy…