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Outdoor view of the side of a residential building at Masonicare.

How to Find The Right Senior Living Community

Jun 28, 2019, 3:45 PM

Like so many adult children, you may have noticed changes in your aging parent(s) that may indicate a change in their living situation is needed. For many families, finding the right senior living community is an ideal option

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Outside view of Masonicare housing.

Talking with Aging Parents about Downsizing

May 1, 2019, 3:16 PM

Susan is a typical adult child who is worried about having a conversation about downsizing with her aging parents. “For years I wanted to talk about it but they clearly didn’t,” explains Susan, age 59.

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Two men walking in the woods.

5 Fun Spring Activities For Seniors

Apr 12, 2019, 2:48 PM

Now that winter has officially come to a close, there are signs of revitalization and optimism all around New England. The grass is starting to look greener, birds are chirping and the outdoors is just calling out to us. The fair weather is a terrific opportunity for seniors to get out and add some spring into their step.

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Server handing out plates of food to three seniors sitting at dining room table.

Why Good Nutrition Is The Best Medicine

Mar 11, 2019, 2:43 PM

We’ve all heard the phrase, “You are what you eat.” As we age, this simple adage becomes truer than ever.

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Group of senior women taking an exercising class.

6 Healthy Heart Tips for Seniors

Feb 4, 2019, 2:26 PM

As the life force for the entire body, a healthy heart is particularly important as we age. Seniors need to be even more proactive than they were in their younger years to reduce the risk of heart-related conditions such as heart disease or heart attacks.

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