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Mindfulness Exercises for Seniors

Mindfulness Exercises for Seniors

The Chinese character for mindfulness is translated to mean “presence of heart.” Jon Kabat-Zinn, the founding director of UMass Medical School’s Center for Mindfulness, explains that mindfulness is about “living your life as if it really mattered, moment by moment by...
Preparing Your Home to Become a Caregiver

Preparing Your Home to Become a Caregiver

Making the decision to move an aging parent into your home and becoming a full-time caregiver is life-changing and can cause a great deal of stress for all involved. You will likely have to assist your parent with selling their home and letting go of belongings that...
Fun Outings for Seniors

Fun Outings for Seniors

A sunny day is a great opportunity to take mom or dad on an adventure. The exposure to fresh air and vitamin D is highly beneficial for the brain, bones, and muscles, and can improve an individual’s cognitive function, overall mood, and outlook on life. Socialization...
The Costs of Aging in Place

The Costs of Aging in Place

Are your parents weighing the decision to stay in their own home? A senior’s decision to age in place for as long as they are safely able does not come lightly, for the senior in question or their loved ones. While the choice is ultimately made to maintain a certain...
When to Tap into Life Insurance Benefits

When to Tap into Life Insurance Benefits

Most of us think of life insurance as a benefit we purchase for the family we leave behind, and of course, that’s mostly true. But life insurance policies that offer a cash value option — typically whole life policies whose premiums partially fund accessible reserves...