Daystar Senior Living Blog

Understanding Your Aging Parents: Seniors’ Top 10 Fears

Posted by Jim Fuller on Sep 1, 2017 11:02:00 AM

One of the keys to understanding our parents as they age is to get a grasp on the things that worry them. Our parents may not talk openly about these things, but you can be assured that they think about them—a lot. A recent study conducted for the Home Instead Senior Care network identified the top 10 things seniors fear most.

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Topics: Seattle Retirement Living, Education on Retirement Living

Daydreaming Can Improve Your Creativity and Problem Solving Side

Posted by Jim Fuller on Jun 27, 2017 10:02:00 AM

“Johnna, will you sit up and stop daydreaming!” You may have heard this admonition when you were a kid from a teacher or parent. Daydreaming is often viewed as a waste of time, time that could be better spent actually doing something.

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The Benefits of an Assisted Living Community

Posted by Jim Fuller on Jun 20, 2017 8:29:00 AM

As your parents age they may become set in their ways, especially when it pertains to continuing to live independently. If you're exploring different living choices for your elderly parents you may be confused about assisted living and whether it has any real benefits for seniors. Here's a brief look at the key advantages your parents will gain when they move to an assisted living campus:

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How to Celebrate Your Dad This Father's Day

Posted by Jim Fuller on Jun 15, 2017 7:54:00 AM

If your parents are new to assisted living you may be wondering just what to do when it comes to celebrating Father's Day with your dad. Here are some ideas to help you plan your dad's big day:

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3 Ways to Protect Your Wandering Loved One

Posted by Jim Fuller on May 24, 2017 8:51:00 AM

Caring for a loved one in the beginning stages of dementia can be difficult. You want to allow them as much independence as possible for as long as you can, but you also want them to be safe.

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