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4 Questions to Ask When Assessing Levels of Care for an Aging Parent

Posted by Jim Fuller on Aug 25, 2016 6:00:00 AM
As you work to find an appropriate facility for your aging parent, you must consider the level of care they need. This is often a difficult situation to handle, but it can be simplified by asking four specific questions.
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Tags: West Seattle Senior Living, Assisted Living in West Seattle, finding a retirement community

Will my Parent Be Alone in Assisted Living?

Posted by Jim Fuller on Aug 18, 2016 6:00:00 AM
One of the main concerns adult children have when a parent moves to assisted living is whether he or she will be alone. The answer is simple: yes, and no!
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Tags: Assisted Living in West Seattle, finding a retirement community

Should On-Site Physical Therapy Make a Difference?

Posted by Jim Fuller on Aug 4, 2016 6:00:00 AM
Choosing an assisted living facility can be a daunting task, and checking out the staff at each resident is a vital step in the decision-making process. While you’re investigating the people who will be caring for your parents, make sure the facility has a physical therapist on-site!
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How to Identify and Reduce Caregiver Stress: FAQ Explored

Posted by Jim Fuller on Jul 19, 2016 6:00:00 AM
Caring for a family member is a wonderful act of love, but it can also take a toll on your own mental and physical health. Caregiver stress is a real problem for many, but it can be difficult to recognize and treat. Here are some commonly asked questions about caregiving stress.
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How to Not Feel Guilty About Taking Care of You When You are a Caregiver

Posted by Jim Fuller on Jul 7, 2016 6:00:00 AM
As you care for a senior family member, you may begin to notice you don’t feel as energetic as you once did. The added work and stress begin to take a toll on you as you try to manage two households and deal with multiple issues. Taking care of yourself may seem like a luxury, but in reality, it’s essential for you to continue caring for your loved one.
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Tags: Assisted Living in West Seattle, Healthy Seniors in West Seattle Living, finding a retirement community

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