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Honor Flights Bring Back Memories for Florida Seniors

World War II veterans are a dying breed. Literally. In fact, the Department of Veterans Affairs estimates that 640 WWII vets will die every day in the U.S. But before they do, many are getting the gift of a lifetime – an Honor Flight visit to Washington D.C.’s WWII Memorial.  And Florida is taking part.…

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Ensure Seniors’ Health & Safety During Covid-19

Ask These Tough Questions to Better Ensure Seniors’ Health & Safety  These three (3), pointed questions may foretell a community’s ability to safeguard its residents and maintain superior lifestyle quality, even in emergency situations like we’re facing today with COVID-19.  Food, amenities, and care and service. In our (comparatively) blissful lives before COVID-19, those were…

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Wellness for Seniors Through Experiences

Less Is More: Why Experiences—Not Things—Hold the Key to Happiness Nothing against mansions and Mercedes, but research shows that the joy we derive from material things is fleeting and short-lived, while experiences are what really make for a more memorable and happy life. Baby Boomers especially may remember a time when this wasn’t the case,…

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How to Choose an Independent Living Facility

As you consider how to choose an independent living facility, your first step is to learn about this type of community overall. If you are tired of being at home alone and want an inclusive, amenity-filled environment, an independent living community has plenty to offer. Choosing the right facility involves asking plenty of questions, interviewing…