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December 4, 2018
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Holiday Decorating Tips for Your New Assisted Living Apartment

Moving into an assisted living apartment can seem overwhelming, especially when it’s your loved one’s first time. Now that the holidays have arrived, cozying up the […]
November 28, 2018
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7 Best Winter Holiday Activities for Senior Citizens

The holidays are here, which means decorating, feasting with the family, and singing holiday tunes. Regardless of your age, you’re never too old to take part […]
November 4, 2018

Cold Weather Safety for Seniors

The winters in New England can range from mild temperatures in the 40s to regular snowstorms for weeks. For those of you who have lived in […]
October 23, 2018
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Buying a Pet for Seniors: Cat or Dog?

Dogs or cats tend to be wonderful company for seniors, and in many ways, caring for a pet keeps them young at heart. Deciding which type […]
October 9, 2018
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Important Healthy Living Tips for Senior Citizens

In this day and age, it is completely possible to live an active, healthy lifestyle well into one’s golden years. Whether you are a senior citizen […]
September 13, 2018
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Fall Activities in Marlborough for Seniors

Since it was founded in the mid-1600s, Marlborough has been a great place to live. Now, in the 21st century, there are a number of annual […]
September 6, 2018
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Tips to Help Ease Your Parents into an Assisted Living Community

Although there is never an easy time to move your parents into an assisted living community, it is sometimes the best decision for everyone. Once they’ve […]
August 22, 2018

Can My Family Member Receive Assistance in Independent Living Care?

Independent living communities are designed for senior citizens who do not need assistance. At New Horizons at Marlborough, we do have 24-hour staff available if there […]
August 6, 2018
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Kitchen Safety for Seniors

The kitchen is often considered the hub of the home, acting as a comfortable spot for families and friends to gather. From late-night talks, while indulging […]
July 16, 2018
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How Seniors Can Stay Healthy During the Humid Summer Months

In the Greater Boston Area, we can get hit with humidity for days at a time, especially in July and August. While we may find ourselves […]