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Living Facilities for Seniors in Orlando

According the the Wall Street Journal more and more Seniors aged 55 and older are opting for high-end Senior Living communities as they get older. The article quotes a couple in Arizona that purchase a 2,500 square foot home in … Continue reading

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8 Senior Savvy Tips

Keeping your Parents in their home and out of the Nursing home Senior Finances: If they will allow you to take this over for them, it eliminates them from double paying bills, not paying bills, or falling for senior scams.  … Continue reading

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Long Term Elder Care in Greater Orlando

When a loved one requires long-term elder care, it typically means their loved one is just not able to perform their normal daily activities without assistance. Long-term care signifies that additional care is going to have to remain in place … Continue reading

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24-Hour Care in Orlando

Often when families wish to care for their loved ones in the home, or want to keep them in an assisted living facility instead of moving them to a nursing home. They find themselves asking what does 24-Hour care consist … Continue reading

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Home Health Care Companies in Orlando Florida – what do they cover?

Home Health Care is a term that is widely used to describe Elder Care, Senior Care, Nursing Homes, Assisted Living facilities and sometimes is used to describe Health Care in general for seniors. This term is used widely in the … Continue reading

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How Much Does Elder Care cost in Orlando?

The price of Elder and Senior Care in the Orlando and Central Florida area varies from other areas in the country and in the state. Assisted living facilities and nursing homes many times cost less in the Orlando area than … Continue reading

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Elder Care Lingo

Florida Home Companion prepared these definitions based off a chart that appeared in The Costco Connection magazine with some additional terms and definitions. It was a very well-written chart and it explains the difference between different types of home compare … Continue reading

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Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Facilities can be frightful for Seniors Managing Own Elder Care

Government ‘Cops’ Know They Can’t Protect You From This… Posted By Dr. Mercola | March 12 2011 | 33,169 views By Dr. Mercola Instead of fading away over the years, the business of defrauding the government of billions of dollars … Continue reading

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