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Picnicstephanie-mccabe-92133-unsplashSummer is a time when it’s generally easier for elders to be out and about than when snow and ice are an issue. Even if our loved ones have dementia, severe arthritis, lung issues or a combination of ailments, there are things we, their caregivers, can do to relieve a sense of being left out of life that can affect people in their situation. Think about the personality of your ailing elders and consider excursions or entertainment that they may enjoy. 

Read the full article on HealthCentral about planning summer excursions for you and your loved one who could use a little diversion:

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