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Senior Living: Design for Movement

  When you first think of living environments that are the most safe for seniors, you might imagine a place with level floors and wide doorways.  A neutral but aesthetic palette of colors, sensible furniture, and wide open hallways and ...

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Let Them Stand!

  Attention all senior living architects, designers, directors, caregivers, family members, insurance companies, litigators, and law makers… Standing is a normal human condition.  And if you’re an underused pair of legs and a sore bum, you might even say that ...

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Color and the Healthcare Worker Uniform

I’ve received some really good questions lately about what color is ideal for dementia-friendly environments.  I think this topic makes for a really fun discussion, one that probably has no one clear answer but lots of common sense ideas.  Let’s ...

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