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Home Care: A List of Frequently Asked Questions


We have assembled a list of the most frequently asked questions to assist you or your loved one in the navigation process of choosing an in home care agency. What is In Home Care? In Home Care refers to care that is related to activities of daily living that are provided within a person’s home. “Home”...
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Brain Food


A number of studies suggest that eating certain foods may help keep the brain healthy—and that others can be detrimental to cognitive health. A diet that includes lots of fruits, vegetables, and whole grains and is low in fat and added sugar can reduce the risk of many chronic diseases, including heart disease and type 2...
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How to Choose a Bank


There are many factors to consider when selecting a bank. Among all the features banks offer, however, the first thing you should consider is the financial strength of the institution. Bigger does not always mean better in banking, and you may find that your locally owned bank is in better financial health than the mega-banks...
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The Myths of Home Care


Home Care. These two words may overwhelm families as they’re considering viable options for their aging and/or ailing relative. Home Care allows a person with special needs to remain in their home, and may encompass a variety of roles such as personal care (i.e., bathing, washing your hair, getting dressed), homemaking (i.e., cleaning and yardwork),...
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Three Ways Positive Thinking Promotes a Healthy Life


Can positive thinking help you live longer? Many aging researchers think so. Here are three big ways that being optimistic can help us live longer, happier lives: Stronger Relationships: Happiness, it turns out, really is contagious. Having a positive attitude has been shown to improve interpersonal relationships and even affect people who are several degrees...
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An Organized Life – Sharp Mind


Controlling stress is one of the most important things you can do for your health. And while there are lots of ways to reduce stress in your life, one of the easiest is to get organized....
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