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The Best Tablets for Seniors

The Best Tablets for Seniors

Technology has revolutionized our communication methods. Over the last decade, tablets have grown in popularity, and for a good reason–they’re easy to use, transportable, convenient, and highly adaptable. But for all the great reasons people love tablets, there are several reasons people struggle to understand them. Tablets have a lot…
Assisted Living vs. Memory Care: What’s the Difference?

Assisted Living vs. Memory Care: What’s the Difference?

Almost 70% of seniors need assistance at some point in their lives. Whether it’s short-term care, long-term care, assisted living, or memory care, there comes a time when a family member needs more help.  With many different options, it’s tough to know which one is the right decision, especially if…
Should You Move Your Parents Close to You?

Should You Move Your Parents Close to You?

Do you still live where you grew up as a child? Chances are you don’t–only 42% of Americans live in or near their hometown.  So as your parents get older and need medical assistance and support, you have a difficult choice: do you move them closer to you or leave…
2021’s Best Gifts for Seniors

2021’s Best Gifts for Seniors

There are thousands, if not millions, of options available every holiday shopping season. The sheer number of great gift ideas is overwhelming. You know you need to get something that can make life easier for your senior, but you don’t know what to get them. Here are four thoughtful gift…
Why Moving to Senior Living During the Winter Is a Great Idea

Why Moving to Senior Living During the Winter Is a Great Idea

Winter is one of the most challenging times of year for everyone. While it’s a great opportunity to travel and see family for the holidays, the changes in weather create unsafe conditions for everyone. Seniors suffer the most in the winter because of the cold and isolation. Pivotal Health Care’s…
Easy DIY Costumes for Seniors

Easy DIY Costumes for Seniors

Easy DIY Costumes for Seniors Halloween season is upon us and stores are filled with costumes for you to choose from. However, you don’t really want to spend money on costumes you will only wear once for a little while with your grandchildren. Make your own costumes using things around…
3 Best Dog Breeds for Older Adults

3 Best Dog Breeds for Older Adults

Dog’s are called “man’s best friend” for a reason. They are loyal companions who show unwavering love to their owners. Similar to people, there are thousands of breeds with a variety of personality traits. Some dogs are better with children. Others require a more active lifestyle. There are dog breeds…
Why You Should Choose Senior Living Sooner Rather Than Later

Why You Should Choose Senior Living Sooner Rather Than Later

Over thousands of years, humans have shown that we prefer structure and routine over impulsivity and “c’est la vie” attitudes. We like the familiar over experiencing something new. This attitude is especially true when we consider moving, even more so when someone decides to move to senior living. Moving can…

The Best Tablets for Seniors

Technology has revolutionized our communication methods. Over the last decade, tablets have grown in popularity, and for a good reason–they’re easy to use, transportable, convenient, and highly adaptable. But for all the great reasons people love tablets, there are several reasons people struggle to understand them. Tablets have a lot of apps, small font, confusing
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Assisted Living vs. Memory Care: What’s the Difference?

Almost 70% of seniors need assistance at some point in their lives. Whether it’s short-term care, long-term care, assisted living, or memory care, there comes a time when a family member needs more help.  With many different options, it’s tough to know which one is the right decision, especially if they sound the same. Understanding
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Should You Move Your Parents Close to You?

Do you still live where you grew up as a child? Chances are you don’t–only 42% of Americans live in or near their hometown.  So as your parents get older and need medical assistance and support, you have a difficult choice: do you move them closer to you or leave them where they are? This
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senior receiving a gift

2021’s Best Gifts for Seniors

There are thousands, if not millions, of options available every holiday shopping season. The sheer number of great gift ideas is overwhelming. You know you need to get something that can make life easier for your senior, but you don’t know what to get them. Here are four thoughtful gift ideas focused on safety, independence,
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Why Moving to Senior Living During the Winter Is a Great Idea

Winter is one of the most challenging times of year for everyone. While it’s a great opportunity to travel and see family for the holidays, the changes in weather create unsafe conditions for everyone. Seniors suffer the most in the winter because of the cold and isolation. Pivotal Health Care’s senior living communities directly meet
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Easy DIY Costumes for Seniors

Easy DIY Costumes for Seniors Halloween season is upon us and stores are filled with costumes for you to choose from. However, you don’t really want to spend money on costumes you will only wear once for a little while with your grandchildren. Make your own costumes using things around the house and from your
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