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Brooklyn Pointe brings a wildly successful approach to aging to the forefront

Chef-prepared meals, elegant well-appointed suites, a gamut of recreational pursuits…you’ll find all the amenities of resort living with exceptional, individualized care at Brooklyn Pointe. This novel approach to assisted living and memory care—with a focus on wellness activities and engagement—provides a place where people...

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Hearing Health Centers' Bob Heiser is so passionate about helping people to hear better that he offers hearing tests for free

By the time Americans reach their 70s, two-thirds will suffer from some level of hearing loss. What makes that number even scarier is the mounting evidence linking hearing loss to dementia. Essentially what studies are finding is that even mild loss speeds up cognitive decline and can lead to social isolation and depression. As founder...

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Check out all the latest bells and whistles in kitchen appliances at Stewart's TV and Appliance

The second generation of Stewarts—Ed, Pam, Nancy and Greg—represent management, sales, marketing and service at Stewart’s TV and Appliance store. Founded by their father, Dick, in 1946, back when the television was still an enigmatic invention few families owned, the operation has grown exponentially, expanding from what was once a...

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Salt therapy can heal you

With the explosive growth in the salt therapy market, Vivify Wellness at Avenues owner Lisa M. Borchert, M.A. Ed., LPCC, explains what a real salt treatment is and why she built a salt therapy room. “Our room features a glowing wall of salt blocks, and those are for décor purposes,” she explains. “What makes a salt room therapeutic is...

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Symphony at Mentor is there to help people take the steps towards Alzheimer's and dementia care on their terms

Every 68 seconds, someone in the United States is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. Although a cure for this progressive, irreversible brain illness hasn’t yet been discovered, facilities such as Symphony at Mentor have created a continuum of care with memory programs to pave the way for those suffering from Alzheimer’s to make the most...

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