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Ageism and the Elderly

Identifying Common Stereotypes of Older Adults Being Aware of the Signs of Age Discrimination and Elder Abuse As more of our population ages into post retirement, our communities become full of older adults. These individuals offer unique wisdom and skills that make...

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Helping Seniors Find Meaning and Purpose

How Finding Purpose Can Contribute to a Longer Life Understanding the Link Between Physical and Mental Health As seniors live longer, the years beyond retirement stretch before us. This presents a new challenge for many seniors: How can we continue to find purpose and...

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What Is Purposeful Aging?

The Benefits of Aging With a Purpose How Seniors Can Enhance Their Physical and Mental Health The experience of aging is being reimagined by today’s seniors. Older adults are demanding more purpose in their lives—and that search for meaning does not end with...

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Practical Senior Care Tips

Mini Mental Status Exam: a demential screening tool  If you are concerned because you think your older adult may be showing signs of dementia, the first step is to visit their primary doctor for a full check-up. There is  tool that is used in the very preliminary...

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Understanding Hospice Today

What is hospice? The main goal of hospice care is to make your older adult as comfortable as possible. Hospice combines pain and symptom management with emotional and spiritual support for seniors and families. Visiting nurses eliminate the need to go to the doctor’s...

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What’s Your Biological Age?

Understanding Chronological vs. Biological Age How to Support Healthy Aging in Seniors When someone asks how old you are, how do you respond? Most of us immediately answer with our chronological age—based on the year of our birth. But there is another way to classify...

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The Seasonality of Physical Activity

Seniors’ Activity Levels Change With the Seasons How to Promote Physical Activity All Year Long Researchers have conducted many studies to assess the physical activity levels of seniors at different times of the year. It will come as no surprise that in the hot humid...

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What Do Seniors Do for Fun?

How McGregor Provides Enriching Activities for Seniors Offering Opportunities for Learning and Socializing There is a common stereotype that older adults living in a senior community idly pass the time playing bingo and not doing much else. At McGregor, we know that...

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Take a Tour of McGregor Assisted Living

Open the Door to McGregor Assisted Living Schedule Your Visit Today McGregor Assisted Living is now accepting scheduled appointments for tours of our facilities in Cleveland. We welcome seniors and their loved ones to visit our assisted living community and experience...

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Step Up to the Plate for Seniors

Help Us Combat Food Insecurity for Older Adults A $25 Donation Feeds One Cleveland Senior for a Week The Community Partnership on Aging (CPA) does extremely important work for older adults and their families in the Greater Cleveland communities of Lyndhurst, South...

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