Monthly Archives: November 2015

Choice Connections Helps with Senior Housing Search

November 16th, 2015 (No Comments)

Choice Connections Helps with Senior Housing Search Choice Connections of Virginia would like to thank the Richmond Times Dispatch for this wonderful article highlighting the services that we offer. Posted: Sunday, November 15, 2015 10:30 pm By JOAN TUPPONCE Special correspondent Lisa Hollier saw a growing need for a senior-care housing advisory service in the […]

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Recommended Reading for November

November 1st, 2015 (No Comments)

Recommended Reading for November How to Care for Aging Parents is an authoritative, clear, and comforting source of advice and support for the ever-growing number of Americans—now 42 million—who care for an elderly parent, relative, or friend. And now, in its third edition, it is completely overhauled and updated, chapter-by-chapter and page-by-page, with the most […]

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How to Help Senior Citizens Find Joy in the Thanksgiving Holiday Celebration

November 1st, 2015 (No Comments)

How to Help Senior Citizens Find Joy in the Thanksgiving Holiday Celebration Obviously most people have preconceived ideas about what foods constitute a Thanksgiving celebration and we might think it would be turkey, gravy, green beans, stuffing, cranberries; but often there are special dishes that your group of seniors always had and they’d like some […]

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Five Tips to a Healthier Thanksgiving for Seniors

November 1st, 2015 (No Comments)

Five Tips to a Healthier Thanksgiving for Seniors Thanksgiving can be fun and festive for some and emotionally and physically challenging for others. Since seniors are especially vulnerable to certain holiday-related health pitfalls, SCAN Health Plan offers these five tips to a healthier Thanksgiving – and holiday – season: Don’t dine alone. Many senior centers […]

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Why Gratitude Is Good

November 1st, 2015 (No Comments)

Why Gratitude Is Good By Robert Emmons | November 16, 2010 With Thanksgiving approaching, we’ll all soon be taking time to acknowledge what we’re grateful for. It’s a nice gesture, of course, but why do we do it? What good is gratitude? For more than a decade, Robert Emmons, the world’s leading scientific expert on […]

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