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9 Tips for Communicating When Your Loved One Has Dementia

Posted by Lise Marquis on August 16, 2017
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Category: My Parents Journey
9 Tips for Communicating When Your Loved One Has Dementia My mom was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s last year.  She just turned 85.  The disease is still in its very earlyRead More
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What To Do When Your Aging Parents Disagree With Your Advice

Posted by Lise Marquis on August 9, 2017
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Category: Aging Loved Ones
What To Do When Aging Parents Disagree With Our Advice When we were young, our parents told us what to do to look out for our safety and wellbeing. And asRead More
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Moving to a Retirement Community or Assisted Living?

Posted by Lise Marquis on June 26, 2017
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Category: Assisted Living
Moving to a Retirement Community or Assisted Living? Moving to a senior community or assisted living community in San Diego? In some cases, making the decision to move to aRead More
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Assisted Living Checklist

Posted by Lise Marquis on June 5, 2017
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Category: Assisted Living
Assisted Living Checklist One of the most important decisions a senior and their family will make is where that senior will live for their remaining years. Research has shown thatRead More
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6 Myths About Assisted Living

Posted by Lise Marquis on May 26, 2017
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Category: Assisted Living
6 Myths About Assisted Living There are a lot of reasons families hesitate moving their elder loved one to assisted living, or an elderly person resists this change. Some ofRead More

Moving My Father-in-Law to Assisted Living

Posted by Lise Marquis on May 16, 2017
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Category: My Parents Journey
Moving My Father-in-Law to Assisted Living My mother-in-law, Bonnie Marquis, passed away on April 5, 2017. She was 90 years old and had been married to my father-in-law, Jack, forRead More

My family’s journey with senior care

Posted by Lise Marquis on May 8, 2017
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Category: My Parents Journey
My Family’s Journey with Senior Care When I started my Elder Answers business, both my parents and my parents-in-law were together, living in their own homes without assistance. Two andRead More
6 Social Benefits of Assisted Living for Seniors

6 Social Benefits of Assisted Living for Seniors

Posted by Lise Marquis on May 1, 2017
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Category: Assisted Living
6 Social Benefits of Assisted Living for Seniors If your elderly loved one has been living at home alone for some time, you might worry that moving him or herRead More
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Is It Time to Move Your Loved One To a Memory Care Unit in San Diego?

Posted by Lise Marquis on April 10, 2017
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Category: Alzheimer's Care, Dementia Care
  Is It Time to Move Your Loved One To a Memory Care Unit in San Diego? In a recent blog post, we discussed questions to ask when choosing aRead More
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How to Choose a San Diego Alzheimer’s Care Facility

Posted by Lise Marquis on February 27, 2017
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Category: Alzheimer's Care
How to Choose a San Diego Alzheimer’s Care Facility Should the day come when you feel your can no longer provide the care that your loved one with Alzheimer’s needs,Read More