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Posted: Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Are Your Parents Becoming Isolated? 10 Tips to Help

Are you beginning to notice your parents aren’t preparing healthy meals as they once did? Or maybe they’re struggling with grooming or keeping up with the laundry? It’s not uncommon that as we grow older, some of life’s basic tasks can become more of a challenge.

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IRC Blog
Posted: Monday, July 19, 2021

Digital Safety Tips for Seniors

We live in a digital world. And one that changes so quickly that it can be hard to keep up with all the new options.

But as amazing as the possibilities are, the risks of living in this type of world are increasing as well.

Although a virtual reality brings convenience and connection, it’s still wise to be aware of areas where your security might be compromised. A little caution can go a long way.

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IRC Blog
Posted: Tuesday, July 13, 2021

How COVID-19 Made Senior Living Communities the Safest Places to Be

The COVID-19 pandemic has been a trying time for everyone but senior living communities have been especially hard hit. Just as most types of businesses had to find new and safer ways to operate, senior living had to do it almost instantly to ensure the safety of their vulnerable residents.

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IRC Blog
Posted: Tuesday, July 6, 2021

The Challenges to Sleep for Those Living with Alzheimer’s

Getting a good night’s sleep is something many people take for granted. But if you’re caring for a loved one living with Alzheimer’s, it may become more difficult.

Although scientists still don’t know for sure why sleep disruption is often an accompanying behavioral change, many caregivers are looking for ways they can help their loved ones get the restful sleep that is still needed.

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IRC Blog
Posted: Tuesday, June 22, 2021

5 Top Reasons to Look Forward to Independent Living

You’ve worked hard at a career or raising children. You’ve likely sacrificed your choices for others along the way but have always looked forward to the day when your time would be your own to spend as you wish.

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IRC Blog
Posted: Tuesday, June 15, 2021

The Ingleside Difference

Are you considering if senior living might be the right answer for everything you or your family is looking for? 

Whether it’s an -

Independent living community to support your desire for a maintenance-free and active lifestyle…

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IRC Blog
Posted: Tuesday, June 8, 2021

Caregiver Burnout? How Assisted Living Can Help

If you’re the primary caregiver for your spouse, parent or other family member, it can be gratifying to provide these services. But there is another side that families often don’t talk about.

Caregiver burnout.

This occurs when the caregiver has been performing these duties for too long of a period and without any real relief.

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IRC Blog
Posted: Tuesday, June 1, 2021

Independent Living vs Assisted Living? Tips to Help You Decide

Have you been considering making a change in your living arrangements to simplify life? Maybe you are tired of home maintenance and upkeep, shopping and cooking meals. Or are you finding it harder to attend the activities and social events that you always enjoyed?

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IRC Blog
Posted: Monday, May 24, 2021

Recently Diagnosed With Alzheimer’s? First Steps to Take

If you or a loved one has recently been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, you may find yourself  understandably unsettled and unsure of what to do next.

It is a life-changing diagnosis and it’s common to find yourself feeling numb, unable to make sense of what has happened or as though your mind is racing with everything that needs to be done.

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IRC Blog
Posted: Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Spring Forward: Ideas for Decorating Indoors and Out

After a long and cold winter, is there anything more uplifting than the promise of spring. Even if you live where the season arrives on the calendar before the warm weather does, it feels better just knowing that the cold and snow will be left behind and spring and summer are on their way.

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