Age-Related Depression

10 Tips for Battling Age-Related Depression

Growing older can be a beautiful, happy process which you can share with everyone that you love. Despite trying to be upbeat, some people will come down with depression for a variety of reasons. Here are some ideas to pick yourself up out of the doldrums and get back to living life to its fullest! […]

Baxter Senior Living Anchorage

Baxter Senior Living Anchorage

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Improve Your Senior Life

How Positive Talk Can Improve Your Senior Life

You want to be positive. Optimism puts you in a good mood, and you hope others experience positivity too. However, do you talk more about problems than about what makes you happy? If so, you’re not alone. People often focus on what’s wrong in their lives instead of what’s right. They don’t use positive language […]

Eldercare Burnout

How to Prevent Eldercare Burnout

Taking care of elderly parents is a demanding job that can tax you physically, emotionally and financially.  A parent that has dementia or incontinence and can’t be left alone will complicate matters. Parents can also be difficult as they are not used to having someone make the decisions for them. They may fight you on […]

Baxter Senior Living

Baxter Senior Living Announces That Its New Assisted Living Community Development Is Fully Funded – Welcome Residents by August 2019

Contact: Karl Drucks                                          FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tel: (907) 891-9696       Email: info@baxterseniorliving.com The development of Baxter Senior Living in Anchorage received a significant boost today with the revelation that it has secured full funding for the finished development of its assisted living residences, amenities, and funding  Anchorage, Alaska,– September 6, 2018 – Senior citizens and their […]

Assisted Living in Alaska

Tips on Choosing an Assisted Living in Alaska

There are many special concerns for anyone considering Assisted Living in Alaska for an aging parent, sibling or relative. Other than care and support, there is also the issue of quality in terms of service, particularly where long-term care is required. To make sure that you choose a facility for assisted living that has all […]

Alzheimer's Patient

5 Ways to Prevent Wandering in Alzheimer’s Patient

The American Alzheimer’s Association says that 6 out of every 10 people diagnosed with the condition will wander away from home. If an Alzehimer’s Patient is successful at eloping then they can easily become lost or injured. If you have a loved one diagnosed with this condition a senior caregiver can help protect them and […]

Moving a Loved One into a Alaska Retirement Community

5 Questions to Ask Before Moving a Loved One into an Alaska Retirement Community

If you are considering moving a loved one into an Alaska Retirement Community, it is imperative you feel at ease with your loved one’s new surroundings. Asking questions of facility management when searching for a retirement home can make both you and your loved one more comfortable with choosing one. Following are five crucial questions you […]

Retirement

Five Signs You Are Ready to Retire

Whether you are approaching ‘retirement age’ or just sick of your job, you may have started thinking about retirement. But long gone are the days of working at a company until retirement and then living comfortably off of a generous pension. Today’s economy means that some careful planning and thought needs to be put into […]