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How to Know Whether Your Parent Needs to Move from Assisted Living to Memory Care

As a family member of someone showing signs of cognitive decline, being aware of the signs of progressing dementia and the special care options that are available can significantly affect your loved one’s quality of life. People with dementia experience a wide range of symptoms, and their needs progress at different rates. If your loved …

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Is Aging in Place the Right Option for You?

Aging in place is a retirement dream many seniors consider, and for some, it’s a decision that works out well. For others, the quality of life that results from remaining at home is less than ideal. Leaving the home you know and love is an emotional proposition, and the idea of living in a retirement …

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5 Reasons to Join a Senior Living Waitlist (Like The Queue!)

If you delay choosing your future home until you need the services of a continuing care retirement community, you may miss out on some incredible experiences. Not only does selecting a senior living community early give you and your family members peace of mind about your future, but it can also give you the chance …

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Debunking Senior Living COVID-19 Myths

It’s difficult to watch the news these days without hearing senior living COVID-19 myths. At Querencia, we frequently talk to older adults considering a move to a senior living community about these misconceptions. We’re offering  the following information to  help clarify  what is true and what is a myth about the coronavirus and the senior …

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10 Indoor Activities for Seniors to Help Beat Boredom

Spending more time indoors? It doesn’t have to be boring. Engaging in interesting pastimes is important for everyone, but finding  indoor activities for older adults that enrich and enliven well-being is especially important. Keeping your mind occupied and your spirits high will repay you in lots of ways. You’ll see the emotional benefits of keeping …

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8 Tips for Long-Distance Grandparents

How to Be a Long-Distance Grandparent Different ZIP codes. Distant shores. These are the challenges to staying in touch and staying connected for every long-distance grandparent. Today, the mobile American family puts grandparents and grandchildren in different states, or even on different continents. No one is born knowing how to be a long-distance grandparent. A …

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How to Reduce Stress and Anxiety While Practicing Social Distancing

Stress and anxiety are potentially corrosive factors in people of any age. But when it comes to seniors and stress, there’s a particularly troublesome Catch-22: The more you stress, the more vulnerable you become to illness, because stress can dampen your immune response. How can we help reduce stress and anxiety in seniors? One way …

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Tips for Staying Active While Sheltering in Place

It’s widely known and generally accepted that exercise and staying active are good for you. But with our mobility limited by stay-at-home orders and the need to maintain social distance, finding exercises seniors can do at home with little or no equipment takes some thought. But staying active at home can be done, and it’s …

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What Does Retirement in Texas Hill Country Look Like?

Texas Hill Country offers a special allure for retirees looking for a vibrant and culture-filled lifestyle coupled with an abundance of natural beauty. It’s where rural and urban living meets down-home Texas charm. Why retire in Texas Hill Country? The better question to ask is, “Why not?” This famed region of Central Texas is made …

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