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May 26, 2017    Highgate Senior Living

Assisted Living Facilities Offer Unique Holistic Health Care Program

While many new medical conditions accompany aging, Highgate Senior Living set out as an organization to identify how a holistic care approach contributes to the overall....

May 26, 2017    Highgate Senior Living

4 Myths about Life in a Memory Care Facility

What do you think of when you hear, “memory care facility?” There are many myths and misconceptions out there. In actuality, a “memory care facility” is a specialized....

May 12, 2017    Highgate Senior Living

What is Memory Care? Part I: An Overview

Receiving a diagnosis of Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, or one of the many forms of cognitive impairment can be scary, overwhelming and heartbreaking. Depending on the....

May 11, 2017    Highgate Senior Living

Assisted Living Facilities vs Nursing Home Care: What's the Difference?

Deciding to look for senior living options is not an easy one, and likely a decision that has unfolded over many conversations with your parent or spouse.   You may be....

May 11, 2017    Highgate Senior Living

Assisted Living Costs Unraveled

If you’ve already been on the search for assisted living facilities for a loved one, you’ve likely noticed that assisted living costs vary widely. With a variety of....

May 11, 2017    Highgate Senior Living

4 Reasons to Consider a Memory Care Facility

Whether it’s nighttime wandering, confusion, repetitive questions, or incontinence, caregiving can be difficult, exhausting and emotionally draining. While caring for....

November 20, 2016    Highgate Senior Living

Seniors and Financial Decline

Finances can be an uncomfortable topic for even close-knit families to talk about. However, it’s almost always a part of the conversation when considering moving into a....

November 7, 2016    Highgate Senior Living

Is it Dementia or Depression?

An article published last year on the Mayo Clinic website asks the question, “Alzheimer’s or depression: Could it be both?” It’s possible, because many of the early....

October 27, 2016    Highgate Senior Living

The Emotions of Facing End of Life

Improved life expectancies have delayed facing end of life issues into the upper 80s and even early 90s. However, there always comes a time when the reality of our....