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July 31, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

Why Saying No to Caregiving Is OK

If nurturing isn’t your nature, you’re not alone. Not everyone is cut out to be a caregiver.

July 17, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

From the Highgate Kitchen: 7 Fruit & Veggie Recipes for Caregivers

Maintaining good nutrition habits is tough for anyone, but it can be particularly difficult for a caregiver and their aging loved one.

July 3, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

7 Self-Care Activities for Family Caregivers

The term “self-care” has become a hot topic recently. However, knowing all that you should do to take care of yourself isn’t the same as being able to do it,....

June 26, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

7 Tech Tools for Older Adults Who Are Hearing Impaired

It’s hard to watch a loved one struggle with hearing loss.

June 19, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

Won’t You Be My Neighbor? Making Friends in Assisted Living

For some older adults, the biggest obstacle when considering moving to assisted living isn’t moving out of their house. It’s the fear that when they move into the....

June 12, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

6 Arthritis Pain Relief Tips for Older Adults

There are normal aches and pains that come with aging. Then there is the dull, achy, throbbing pain that comes with arthritis. 

June 5, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

Slideshow: 17 Physical Activity Tips for Older Adults

If you or a loved one has a health condition, such as arthritis, diabetes, or heart disease, you might think being physically active could be dangerous. In fact, it’s....

May 22, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

How Dementia Caregiving Classes Led Me to Life at Highgate

If you feel unprepared for your caregiving role, you’re not alone.  

May 15, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

Couples Care: A Q-and-A with Senior Sweethearts Who Call Highgate Home

Delores met Bob when, in 1935, his dad got a job at the local sugar factory and the family moved in next door.