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A beary good cause

June 22, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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An Oregon retirement community has made more than 10,000 teddy bears for children in crisis over the last decade.

A senior parade

June 15, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
news

 A Minnesota town throws a parade for seniors in a long-term care facility.

93-year-old skydives—again

June 8, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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A Canadian retirement community helped one man cross something off his bucket list.

Sing and dance to assisted living

June 8, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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A musical imagines life at an assisted living facility. 

A senior celebration

May 25, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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A New York skilled nursing facility celebrates 11 resident centenarians.

From tree to table

May 18, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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One Northeast retirement community is going straight to the source, its grounds, to provide residents a sweet treat. 

Resident tapped to play ball

May 10, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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One lucky resident won the chance to throw the first pitch ahead of a minor-league baseball team.

Argentum honors caregiver heroes

May 4, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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The annual awards recognize excellence in providing care and resident quality of life.

Ageless works of art

April 28, 2017  |  NIcole Stempak
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A Nebraska retirement community is displaying works of art from budding artists: elementary students. 

Dance, dance, dance, dance for your brain

April 18, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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Researchers found that dancing improved white matter in the brain area associated with the progression of Alzheimer’s disease. 

Skipping snacks

April 17, 2017  |  Kathleen Mears
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Resident blogger Kathleen Mears shares her thoughts on sweet snacks and why nibbles between meals might not be a good idea. 

Step in time

April 14, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
news

A ballroom dance troupe visits long-term care facilities to help seniors groove to—and remember—the beat. 

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