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5 Common Myths About Assisted Living

Assisted living is a long-term care option that can support your elderly loved one with personal care and daily activities. Assisted living programs provide help with things like bathing, dressing, and medication management, and provide meals for those who can no longer cook for themselves.

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The Pros and Cons of Remaining at Home vs. Going into Assisted Living

It’s a decision we will all have to make as we age: Is it better to age in place at home, or is it time to go into assisted living? It isn’t an easy question to answer, and the option that works for one individual may not be the best choice for another.

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Check Out These Senior Friendly Summer Activities in CNY

If you and your elderly loved one are looking for something fun to do this summer, you’re in luck! The Central New York region has plenty of senior friendly activities to choose from, whether you want to spend some time outside, or escape the heat indoors.

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How to Prepare Your Home for a Loved One with Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia, consisting of memory loss and a decline in cognitive abilities that worsen over time.

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Why the Time is Now to Consider a Nursing Career

Do you enjoy making a positive difference in the lives of others? Do you have an interest in healthcare? Are you looking for a rewarding and meaningful career? If the answer is yes to any of these questions, you should be considering a career in nursing!

FAQ: How is Specialized Memory Care Different from Assisted Living?

While memory care programs offer many of the same services and benefits as those found in an assisted living community, these programs take extra steps to provide specialized care for those experiencing Alzheimer’s, dementia, and other types of memory loss.

How Patients Can Benefit from a TeliStat™ Restorative Care Unit

As a leader of comprehensive healthcare services in Central New York, Loretto actively invests in its employees, medical research, and new technologies to continue the mission of providing high quality care in the community.

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The 5 Most Common Estate Planning Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

No one likes to think about the time after they or their loved ones pass away, but it’s important to plan for the inevitable.

Learn the Truth About These Common Senior Nutrition Myths

While it is true that seniors have unique nutritional needs, and that eating well can improve quality of life, there are plenty of myths that surround that truth.

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