Why Is Assisted Living More Prevalent Than Regular Nursing Homes?

Although there are many nursing homes in Denver that offer stellar services, more and more people are opting for assisted living facilities for their loved ones. There is no simple answer as to why they are doing this, but the phenomenon has a few explanations. One of them is that assisted living facilities are more…

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What Size Retirement Community is Best for Me?

Choosing your retirement community can be a very important decision, which is strongly related to the quality of your life in the near future. Moreover, you may want to know what size that community should have in order for you to feel welcome there. But before deciding on the size of the community, you should,…

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What Questions Should You Ask During a Tour of an Assisted Living Facility

When you plan to have an elderly parent move to an assisted living facility, it’s good practice to take a tour of the facility, see if it has everything your senior family member needs, and compare the amenities and the price to that of similar facilities before you make your final decision. Experienced Rosemark caregivers…

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Long Distance Relationships with An Older Parent

Taking care of your elderly parents is difficult when you live next door to them – doing it remotely, while living hundreds or thousands of miles away from them is even more difficult. Here are some tips from elderly care experts at Rosemark at Mayfair Park to make it easier: Plan regular calls – developing…

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What Hobbies are Popular in Senior Care Residences

Retirement typically allows people to have more control over their time; now, they can finally do whatever they want. A healthy mind in a healthy body should be your guiding phrase – and hobbies can help you reach this goal. In senior care residences, like this one https://rosemarkmayfairpark.com, popular hobbies include: Arts Painting is a…

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Gift Ideas for Seniors

Finding the perfect gift is never easy, but picking a great present for the elderly person in your life is even harder. The task is even more difficult if the elderly person has everything they can possibly need, so here are some great ideas from caregivers, like those found at Rosemark, to help you: A…

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Tips for Improving Your Memory

Forgetfulness is something that all of us experience, especially in busy periods, when our life gets hectic and unpredictable. However, if you consider that your memory is poor even in periods when you are not busy or stressed, here are some things that you can do to improve the situation: Lifestyle changes – your diet…

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Having The Conversation With Your Parents

Preparing Yourself and Your Aging Parents for Senior Living As your parents age, you are probably stepping in with home maintenance, laundry, meals, shopping and driving. With a little help, many older adults remain happy and healthy living independently in their family homes. However, the equilibrium of independent living can change quickly. Increasingly poor judgment,…

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Successfully communicating with loved ones who have Alzheimer’s or dementia.

Communication is so important in how we connect to each other, if we feel heard or understood, welcomed or not included. When someone is affected by a memory loss disease, how they understand information or express thoughts is altered. This gets more pronounced as the disease progresses. Sometimes, with the best intentions, we make some mistakes…

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