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The Getting Wiser Summit County Resource Guide

May 28, 2019
I am pleased to provide this Summit County community resource guide to you and your family. It was created to help seniors, family members and caregivers gain easy access to critical information for safe and healthy aging. ...

Understanding Wandering Among Older Adults

May 28, 2019
According to the Alzheimer’s Association, 6 in 10 people with dementia will wander.  A person with Alzheimer’s may not remember their name or address, and can become disoriented, even in familiar places. Wandering is a huge...

10 Ways to Love Your Brain

May 22, 2019
Alzheimer’s Association has compiled 10 ways to reduce your risk of cognitive decline by adopting key lifestyle habits. Combining these habits can lead you to achieve maximum benefit for the brain and body. Break a Sweat...
Importance of Social Activities for Older Adults

Importance of Social Activities for Older Adults

May 10, 2019
Physical health is incredibly important for older adults, but what about your social health? Major health benefits of socializing Better cognitive function Being social keeps you mentally engaged and is important to prevent...
Exercise for Seniors

Exercise for Seniors

May 10, 2019
No matter your age, exercise has several benefits from improving bone strength and heart health to lowering the risk of chronic heart disease and your chances of injury. Below are just a few benefits of consistent exercise...
Helping Seniors Avoid Scams

Helping Seniors Avoid Scams

Apr 15, 2019
There are an unfortunate amount of scammers out there preying on older adults. Luckily, there are methods you can use to avoid being trapped in a scam. Telemarketing Scams Scams over the phone are one of the most commonly...

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