Senior Care Tips

Residents at Three Forks Senior Living of Forney protect themselves from UV rays by sitting in the shade, wearing covering clothing, and sunglasses!
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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
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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
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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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April 1, 2022

What Questions Should You Ask on A Senior Living Tour?

When you're looking for a senior living community for yourself or your loved one, a place that feels like home is one of the most important factors. Taking the time to tour communities you are interested in allows you to envision life in each community.  "Choosing a senior living community is…
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March 1, 2022

Nutritious and Easy No-Bake Recipes for Seniors

Fueling your body with healthy foods can help you live a long and healthy life. For seniors who have spent years cooking for their children and grandchildren, easy recipes that don't require baking can make for a stress-free treat. National Nutrition Month is a great time to discover new no-bake…
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January 31, 2022

Six Powerful Heart Health Tips for Seniors

February is the month of love for more than one reason; it's American Heart Month. Loving yourself through heart health is very important for your well-being, especially as you age. For seniors, adding these tips and tricks can help prevent heart disease and encourage overall health so you can embrace…
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Woman Speaking To Her Mother With Alzheimer's
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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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Elderly Man With Thyroid Problem
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August 31, 2020

Does Your Senior-Aged Loved One Have a Thyroid Problem?

Although reaching one’s Golden Years is quite the achievement, there are still some conditions that become more prevalent with age; one of them being thyroid disease. The thyroid is a gland that regulates the body’s metabolism, heart rate, muscle, and digestive system. Thyroid disease is a condition that has an…
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Senior Care Tips
August 14, 2020

Helping Your Senior Loved One With Psoriasis

Psoriasis is a common immune condition where cells build up and cause scaling and dry patches on the skin. Anyone can get psoriasis, but it’s a very common issue amongst the elderly population. If you have a senior aged loved one living with psoriasis, here are some helpful things to…
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Senior cooling off
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July 17, 2020

Senior Summer Safety Tips

Summertime in Texas means really hot temperatures. While it’s important that everyone keeps track of their health in the sun, it’s especially important that your elderly loved ones enjoy the season safely. If you have an elderly family member who is part of an independent living community or who just…
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