Research Facilitates Development Of New Hypertension Treatments

By Tim Watt  |  May 29, 2015

High blood pressure is among the most prevalent conditions in adults throughout the U.S. According to 2015 statistics provided by the American Heart and Stroke Associations, nearly 70 percent of men and women between 60 and 79 have high blood pressure. It's important to find enhanced treatment methods for the condition, as it can lead to serious illnesses like heart disease if it goes untreated. 

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5 Summer Skin Care Tips For Seniors

By Julia Little  |  May 29, 2015

In addition to sunspots and wrinkles, ultraviolet rays from the sun can also cause skin cancer. As older adults have been exposed to sun longer than younger individuals, their chances of experiencing skin damage and cancer is higher. It's important that they are protecting their skin from UV rays, especially in the summer when the sun is the strongest.

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Help Seniors Understand Power Of Attorney

By Tim Watt  |  May 28, 2015

As people age, it's important that they have planned for their future with a power of attorney. Older adults become more susceptible to age-related conditions that may inhibit their ability to make important financial decisions. Health professionals should help seniors understand how a power of attorney can assist them in ensuring financial security down the road. 

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4 Healthy Quinoa Bowls For A Balanced Breakfast

By Sunrise Senior Living  |  May 27, 2015

Quinoa probably isn't an ingredient that you think to include in your breakfast, but there's a case to be made for eating this grain in the morning. When you eat quinoa during your first meal of the day, you're loading up on important vitamins and minerals, as well as dietary fiber that will keep you full until lunch. If you want to include this grain in your morning meal, try one of these four delicious and healthy breakfast bowls.

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What Makes a Sunrise Community Feel Like Home?

By Becky Devor, Sunrise Senior Resource Counselor  |  May 27, 2015

“Welcome Home” is what moving day at Sunrise feels like. There may come a time in your life when living in your own home is no longer safe and preferred. It’s at that critical time that Sunrise communities can offer you a home that’s just what you and your family are looking for.

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Design Insider: How to Decorate Your Space with Memories

By Sunrise Design Team  |  May 26, 2015

With over 100 years of combined experience designing for seniors, our in-house Design team knows a thing or two about planning a beautiful, functional living space – and this applies just as easily to a senior living community as it does to a treasured home. Today they’re sharing tips on how to make a senior living apartment your own with some strategically placed decorations.

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The 5 Best Apps For Caregivers

By Tim Watt  |  May 26, 2015

As caregivers, it can often seem like you have your hands full with loved ones. Luckily, we live in a world of technology that helps make things more convenient for us. Well, why shouldn't caregiving be made easy with technology? Now it is, thanks to a few handy apps. Use these caregiving apps to aid you from day to day.

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Consumption Of Sugary Drinks May Increase Risk Of Heart Disease

By Tim Watt  |  May 22, 2015

According to the Heart Foundation, heart disease, which includes stroke and various cardiovascular illnesses, is the leading cause of death among the American population. There are certain foods that increase one's risk of developing these heart problems. A new study has shown that beverages with large concentrations of high-fructose corn syrup may drastically raise people's chances of developing heart disease.

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