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When Lying is a Sign of a Health Problem


Memory is a funny thing. We all get details wrong from time to time, misremember or simply have gaps in recall. You may remember eating in…

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How to Talk to Your Loved One About Senior Living


Asking a loved one to consider a senior living community can be a difficult conversation, even when it is the best choice for their safety…

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What Is the MIND Diet? 


In 2004, a team of researchers at Rush University Medical Center enlisted a group of older adults who were participating in the ongoing Rush Memory…

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8 Types of Medications That Can Make It Harder to Handle the Heat


Temperatures are soaring in many regions of the country, putting people — especially older adults — at risk for heat-related illness, even death. And one thing that…

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Cooked or Raw? The Best Ways to Eat 9 Healthy Veggies


Many people assume veggies are always healthier raw; that chopping, slicing, dicing or grating them after they’ve been washed is all they need to work…

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Effective Communication for People With Dementia – Tuesday, July 18


Join us and learn how to enhance your interactions with people with dementia from expert, Sophia Cameron. Tuesday, July 18 | 11 a.m. Lunch and…


Dementia Caregivers Support Group

Memory loss is a journey. We’re here to support you during every stage. JOIN OUR DEMENTIA CAREGIVERS SUPPORT GROUP. Heritage Village is your safe space...
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Vino at The Village

VINO AT THE VILLAGE HAPPY HOUR WEDNESDAY, JUNE 26 | 3 P.M. Heritage Village 13650 Heathcote Blvd. | Gainesville View Event Flyer PDF   To...
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Senior Resource Fair

Thursday, July 25 | 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. 13650 Heathcote Blvd. | Gainesville, VA 20155   Appetizers and mocktails will be served.   Your...
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