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A pressing situation

September 11, 2017  |  Kathleen Mears
blog

Bathroom access is restricted for blogger Kathleen Mears, as her shared facility is the only one she can use because of mobility issues. That can result in an uncomfortable situation.

Luther Woods resident forecasts sunshine, meets local weatherman

September 6, 2017  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief
news

A Pennsylvania nursing home fulfills a resident’s wish to return to the weather desk for a day and meet his TV hero meteorologist.

Never too old for love, or a belly rub

August 25, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
news

A senior couple adopted a senior dog, and the photos give all the feels.

IASC launches new expert podcast series

August 22, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
news

I Advance Senior Care now offers candid conversations from thought leaders and experts in the field about their experiences, the changing industry and what keeps them up at night.

Cleaning house

August 21, 2017  |  Kathleen Mears
blog

Accumulating stuff is easy to do no matter the space, but decluttering is trickier for blogger Kathleen Mears as she needs help to sort through things. She thinks other residents could benefit from a good cleaning, too. 

Clear skin is in

August 7, 2017  |  Kathleen Mears
blog

Controlling breakouts is a trying ordeal to begin with but is more difficult for blogger Kathleen Mears because of nursing home restrictions on what she can put on her face. 

Remembering America’s pastime

August 3, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
news

A new reminiscence therapy helps take people with dementia remember to root, root, root for the home team.

NCAL names 2017 top assisted living caregivers

July 20, 2017  |  newswire
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The National Center for Assisted Living lauds this year's award winners for exemplary assisted living care and programs.

Secret hiding place

July 17, 2017  |  Kathleen Mears
blog

Resident blogger Kathleen Mears discovers empty wrappers for missing snacks on her roommate’s side of their shared space. 

The volunteer perspective on making memory masterpieces

July 14, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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Art is more than just beauty in the eye of the beholder. It’s a working experience that can draw out the humanity in everyone—even people with dementia. 

Connecting seniors and children through technology

July 13, 2017  | 
news

A program pairs up senior living residents with elementary students to capture their life stories using digital devices. 

Game on!

July 10, 2017  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief
article

Daily memory games help keep the brain in shape.

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