tips for seniors to stay hydrated in summer

7 Ways That Seniors Can Stay Hydrated and Healthy When the Weather Turns Hot

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With summer almost upon us for another year, and parts of the southern U.S. already experiencing temperatures in the nineties, it’s a good to time think about maintaining health in the warm weather to come. Seniors are much more likely to experience the debilitating effects of warm weather and dehydration, including heat cramps, heat exhaustion, and heat stroke.

When summer comes around and the mercury goes up, seniors need to stay cool for health and safety. Learn ways to stay hydrated this summer.

tips on reducing stress from moving

“Moving”: Is It a Verb or an Adjective?

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What is the first thing you think about when someone mentions they will be “moving”? Usually it’s the hassle of packing all the boxes, the big moving truck pulling up in front of the home, and the adventures of relocating to a new area that pops into our minds.

However, that’s just the action or the physical part of moving. There is so much physical work required to move a household from one place to another, that we often overlook the adjective “moving,” or the emotional part of transitions.

estate planning tips

How to Avoid Family Squabbles Over Your Estate

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Should you rely on “will power” to bequeath assets? The more complex your estate, the more ill-advised that choice becomes. Having only a will in place when you die may not be enough.

If you feel one heir should receive more of your estate than another, that wish needs to be articulated in your estate planning. Learn how to avoid family squabbles when you sit down to plan your estate with a professional.