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Reclaim Your Freedom to Enjoy Life Your Way

How would you spend your time if you could choose to spend it however you like? The residents of Edgemere Senior Living, a Lifecare Community, find themselves in the fortunate position of being able to elect how to spend much of their time. Some of them continue to run businesses, while others choose to volunteer. …

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Crisis Strikes – What Happens When You Live in a Life Care Community?

When a crisis strikes, what do you do and who do you turn to? Once you reach a certain “seasoned” age, you have likely been through a few challenging situations. Seniors, in particular, are more vulnerable when tough times come along because if they are living on their own, they may not have the help …

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Yes, a Life Care Community Is Exactly Where You Should Be

Should you move into a Life Care community? The simple answer is “yes.” Most residents of this type of retirement facility, also known as a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC), are not only happy with the move they made, but they also often remark that they should have moved in sooner. That’s because the Life …

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What Does Edgemere’s 5-Star Medicare Rating Mean for You?

If you are exploring your senior living community options, you’ve likely read about many awards, ratings and accolades. Every community is going to advertise their achievements, but how much weight should you give them? Edgemere, for example, has been awarded a 5-star Medicare rating. That might sound impressive, but unless you understand how that rating …

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The Luxurious Services & Amenities That Set Edgemere Apart

When searching for a senior independent living community, one of the most important considerations is whether or not you can picture yourself there. Not only whether or not you can picture yourself in the physical spaces or engaging with like-minded residents, but also whether or not you can envision the activities and outings that will …

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It’s Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month at Edgemere

June is Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month. Around the world, 50 million people are living with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia. There are an estimated 5.5 million Americans with Alzheimer’s, and many of them are age 65 or older. Brain health is of critical importance, especially as we get older and our cognitive abilities …

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Planning for Retirement in Dallas, Texas

For many older adults, the prospect of life in retirement without a steady paycheck can seem daunting, even if you’ve been saving for your golden years for decades. That’s probably why the question every retiree asks at least once is, “how much do I need to retire?” The actual dollar amount will vary from person …

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The Benefits of Senior Living Communities vs. In-Home Care

With senior care comes a unique set of terms and distinctions that can be confusing for older adults and their families. Aging in place. Home care vs. nursing home. Continuum of care. Community care vs. home care. When weighing all these options, what’s the best fit for your retirement lifestyle? Previous generations of seniors were …

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