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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 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....

April 17, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

Slideshow: 8 Fun Crafts for Seniors to Do at Home

Crafting isn’t just about creating a scrapbook or making holiday decorations. Research shows that arts and crafts have numerous health and mental benefits for seniors.

April 10, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

Can Couples Live Together in Assisted Living?

Your dad is 78 and in relatively good shape. Your mom is a 74-year-old with moderate memory loss and diabetes. What happens when it becomes clear that your dad can’t....

April 3, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

7 Ways Families Can Stay Connected with Loved Ones in Senior Living

One of the most important things assisted living and memory care communities offer older adults is the opportunity to stay connected and engaged.

March 27, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

Infographic: How to Help Your Aging Parent Care for Their Pet

Is your mom having a hard time changing her cat’s litter box? Is your dad’s dog losing weight, or is the water bowl often empty when you arrive?

March 20, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

6 Tips from Family Caregivers for Making the Assisted Living Decision

There are lots of expert tips you can find about making senior living decisions for elderly parents, but sometimes, you just want to hear it from someone who has been....

March 6, 2020    Highgate Senior Living

5 Senior Heart Health Tips for Your Aging Parent

You’ve heard that heart disease is the leading cause of death in the U.S., so every time you walk into your dad’s house and he is sitting in his recliner, eating a....