How To Find Hobbies For Retirees

Finding yourself a hobby can be fun and enjoyable during your retirement. To get the right hobby, you need to consider what you enjoy doing and not what your family or friends think you are supposed to do. Your decision should come from within yourself because it is about you....

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Putting Yourself First: Six Tips to Make Self-Care Part of Your Routine

Self-care is all about gaining added control over your healthcare as a retiree or a senior citizen. Most senior living communities including Twin Rivers encourage self-care and independence among its members for better senior living in Richardson. Moreover, personal care encourages a wide range of healthy habits such as proper...

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Summertime diet for elder citizens

Your nutritional needs tend to increase as you age because your body is in a degenerative mode. At an older age, growth of cells and tissues slows down while the rate of tissue repair goes high. This can get worse for seniors during summer when excess heat comes on and...

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Five Ways Cycling Can Improve Senior Health

May is National Bike Month. Riding your bicycle is low-impact, relaxing, fun and has lots of social, economic and health benefits. Riding through the Twin Rivers Senior Apartment Community, nearby parks, and trails is a fun activity which helps you socialize with family and friends. Taking your bike to run...

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Senior Living Planning

After working for most of your life, you may be looking forward to the lazy days of retirement. However, even in the relaxed atmosphere of senior living facilities, proper planning will make you feel more fulfilled and bring more enjoyment to your daily life. Although being the resident of a...

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Living at Home vs. Independent Senior Living

As we age, it becomes more challenging to take care of a house. It is good to have options, such as independent senior living communities. Before deciding to move into a senior living community, do your research and compare all the advantages or disadvantages to living at home, versus independent...

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The Five Biggest Fears about Independent Senior Living

Many seniors who are in the process of researching living options may not consider independent senior living communities because they have certain fears. However, these fears are often unfounded, as we will see below. Fear #1: Losing independence Today’s retirees want to maintain their level of activity even when they...

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Senior Living: How to adopt new habits

If you were to take a survey of what retirement means, you might get answers like, “it means doing nothing”. However, as many residents of independent senior living communities can attest, in order to have a satisfying life, some things need to be done, even if you are retired. Experts...

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