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Residents at Three Forks Senior Living of Forney protect themselves from UV rays by sitting in the shade, wearing covering clothing, and sunglasses!
Independent LivingMemory CareSenior Care TipsSenior Living
July 1, 2022

Don’t Skip on UV Protection: Keeping Yourself Safe in the Sun

Fun in the sun is a famous motto for summer; until you get a stinging sunburn. Taking precautionary steps to protect your skin will ensure you can safely enjoy Vitamin D all summer. No matter your age, UV protection is always essential for sun safety! What are UV Rays? UV…
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Alzheimer's Awareness Month
Memory CareSenior Care TipsSenior Living
June 1, 2022

Alzheimer’s Awareness Month: Creating Moments of Joy while Living with Alzheimer’s

When you or your loved one is diagnosed with Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia, the diagnosis is often followed by a flood of emotions. As you navigate the next chapter of life, there are ways to create new memories while still cherishing the past. In honor of Alzheimer's Awareness…
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Find Your Perfect Level of Care
Independent LivingMemory CareSenior Care TipsSenior Living
May 1, 2022

Finding the Best Fit: Independent Living, Assisted Living, or Memory Care

Find the Perfect Fit The U.S Department of Health and Human Services states that 70% of adults 65 or older will need long-term care. Today, senior living communities vary significantly in amenities, services, and levels of care. We’re breaking down the differences between Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care…
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Woman Speaking To Her Mother With Alzheimer's
Memory CareSenior Care Tips
September 16, 2020

Communication Tips for Loved Ones With Alzheimer’s

Every year, it’s estimated that hundreds of thousands of people will be diagnosed with the progressive neurological disease, known as Alzheimer’s disease. This means that as caregivers and family members, we must step up and help make life with Alzheimer’s disease as manageable as possible. One of the most difficult…
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Memory Care Patient Uses Hand Rail in Bathroom
Memory CareSenior Care Tips
October 31, 2019

Making Living Spaces Safer For Those With Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s and dementia are neurological conditions that have a pervasive impact on the day-to-day lives of those who are affected by it. If you have a loved one in a Memory Care community or at home with Alzheimer’s, keeping them safe is your top priority.  The tough fact is even…
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7 signs of early onset alzheimers disease
Memory CareSenior Health Problems
October 15, 2018

7 Missed Signs of Early Onset Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s disease is one of the leading ailments that the elderly live with in America. Many people who currently suffer from the disease have improved their lives with the help of Memory Care communities. Before making the decision to move into Assisted Living, it is important to know the signs…
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reduce alzheimers risk with the mind diet
Memory CareSenior Care Tips
August 31, 2018

Reduce Alzheimer’s Risk With The MIND Diet

Residents in Memory Care communities like Crystal Creek, often consider standard medical treatments like therapy as ways to help lighten the load of disorders like Alzheimer’s and dementia. One area of care for these issues that most people don’t consider is the diet. By utilizing the MIND Diet and paying…
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stages of dementia
Memory CareSenior Health Problems
March 29, 2018

Exploring the Stages of Dementia

Many people every year suffer from dementia. According to the National Institute on Aging, dementia is the loss of thinking, remembering, and reasoning in cognitive function. This can result in behavioral problems that disrupt a person and their loved one’s life. Many people struggle to care for a loved one…
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Alzheimer's care
Memory CareSenior Care Tips
February 21, 2018

The Do’s and Don’ts of Alzheimer’s Care

Living with a family member or loved one that is suffering from dementia or Alzheimer’s is not an easy feat, especially if you are the one doing most of the caretaking. Even if your loved one is living in a memory care community, their changing needs and concerns can bring…
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