Blog Posts in 2015

Social Interaction and Depression in Seniors

Seniors who received in-person visits three or more times per week are about fifty percent less likely to develop depression than those with limited social encounters, according to a recent study ...
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Avoid a Fall During this Autumn Season

As the air turns crisper and the leaves fall to the colder ground, it’s important to not let the autumn beauty distract you from some serious safety hazards. Although a fall stroll through the ...
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Helping with the Transition to Assisted Living

Assisted living in Dallas can provide your parents with an alternative to living on their own when it is no longer safe or feasible for them to do so. Even when elder care is the right choice for your ...
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Core Values at Manchester Place Care Homes

Manchester Place Care Homes recognizes the fundamental need for seniors to have safe and comfortable elder care near Dallas. This need entails both expert senior care given by qualified professionals ...
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The Residences of Manchester Place

Are you considering senior care centers in Dallas for your elderly parent? The Residences of Manchester Place can make your parent’s next home a safe, welcoming, and supportive one. This video ...
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What to Look for in an Assisted Living Community

An assisted living facility is more than just the next home where your elderly loved one may live. It is also a community in which he can meet other residents and receive the care he needs to enjoy a ...
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The Benefits of Custodial Care

Every senior has different needs as he or she grows older. While some may need intensive elder care on a 24/7 basis, others may only need moderate home care assistance in Dallas to perform typical ...
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Manchester Place Care Homes operates the best residential care homes in the Dallas area, built specifically and exclusively for seniors searching for an assisted living home. If we are assisting one ...
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Choosing a Residential Care Home for Your Loved Ones

There are many reasons why it may be time for your loved ones to move to a retirement home near Dallas. Your loved ones may have health issues that make it difficult for them to care for themselves ...
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Talking to Your Parents About Assisted Living

Talking to an aging parent about assisted living can feel awkward for many adult children. However, as you’ll learn by watching this video, it’s often better to have the conversation ...
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The Advantages of Manchester Place Care Homes

Manchester Place Care Homes was founded with the mission of providing compassionate elder care to individuals who may need some assistance with daily living, yet prefer to preserve their independence ...
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The Residential Homes Difference

Manchester Care Homes dismantles the common misconceptions about assisted living facilities. Our senior care centers in Dallas value independent living, which our residential homes foster. Unlike the ...
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Getting Settled in a New Environment

The move into assisted living in Dallas is often the culmination of several life changes. Perhaps you sold your house, relocated to a different part of town, or both. With change, though, comes the ...
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When to Have the Talk about Assisted Living

Does your senior loved one need elder care near Dallas? This video reports on the ways that assisted living can prove to be a viable alternative for seniors who require support but are not in need of ...
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Signs It's Time for Assisted Living

Independent living is important to many people. However, factors such as declining vision, balance, stamina, and memory can make it increasingly difficult to look after personal and domestic needs in ...
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Deciding on an Assisted Living Residence [INFOGRAPHIC]

Aging is a normal part of life, but it can be difficult to experience it yourself or to witness it in someone you love. If you or a loved one is in need of senior care in Dallas, it may be time to ...
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Advice for Talking to Your Parents about Moving to an Assisted Living Community

One of the most difficult conversations adult children can have with their parents is one about moving to an assisted living center. Even when parents know that they need some help in their home, they ...
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How Seniors Can Avoid Falls at Home

One of the most important issues in elder care is preventing falls. Falls can lead to serious injuries and long-term immobility for seniors. This video shows ways seniors in retirement communities ...
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Defining Custodial Care

Custodial care is a type of assistance for people who can no longer perform normal day-to-day activities, such as grooming and meal preparation. This kind of care can be provided at assisted living ...
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Signs You Could Benefit from Assisted Living

Is an assisted living community the right place for you? It's a question most seniors eventually face as health issues interfere with daily activities. Many seniors eventually find the move to an ...
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What Is Custodial Care?

As parents and loved ones get older, you may notice that elderly relatives have more difficulty in personal care and daily chores that that were never present in the past. While an elderly relative ...
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What to Look for in a Residential Care Home

When the time comes for loved ones to consider moving into residential care homes for custodial care that will promote better health and safety for older adults, there are a few distinguishing factors ...
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Tips for Choosing the Right Assisted Living Community

Assisted living is an ideal option for many seniors who are facing difficulties in everyday activities and managing personal health. In a much more independent and comforting setting than traditional ...
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Recognizing the Signs of Depression in Seniors

Depression is often a frequent side effect seen in older adults. The isolation that can occur for seniors may also contribute to their depression. This video discusses the problem of depression in ...
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