Daystar Senior Living Blog

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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Does Life Get Better as You Age?

Posted by Jim Fuller on May 23, 2017 9:51:00 AM

You hear the talk about how aging involves losing something. You lose your hearing, your eyesight, your balance. The list goes on and on. However, you don’t have to look at getting older as something to dread. In fact, you just may discover these are the best years of your life.

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6 Tips for Boosting Your Senior Parent's Appetite

Posted by Jim Fuller on May 17, 2017 4:58:00 AM

If you're the primary caregiver of a senior parent you may be worried about their lack of appetite. Generally, we all tend to eat less as we age, however, you should be aware of a few danger signs. Such danger signs include  medication side effects, dehydration, dry mouth, and problems chewing or swallowing. If those aren't an issue here are seven tips you can use to boost your senior's appetite:

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How to Keep Your Mind Sharp as You Age

Posted by Jim Fuller on May 10, 2017 9:31:00 AM

We all do it now and then; forgot what you were about to say, where you placed to car keys, or what you came to the store to buy.

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How to Bring Awareness and Prevention to Osteoporosis

Posted by Jim Fuller on May 3, 2017 8:06:00 AM

Osteoporosis is a degenerative disease that often attacks people as they get older. It’s a condition that results in low bone density, causing a greater chance of fractures when someone falls.

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