Hill Country Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, located in Copperas Cove, has been offering experienced skilled nursing services to Central Texas seniors for...
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Active adult retirement communities are as varied as the people who populate them. Take your time doing your research and you're sure to find one that's a good fit As the years roll on, some Boomers will choose to sell their homes for a variety of reasons: to save money, to downsize, to be closer to family. Builders of retirement communities are doing a better and better job of discovering what features make these communities appealing to Boomers. If you're considering an active adult retirement community, here are 10 steps to starting your research. 1: Choose an area First, decide where you would like to live by region, state, and then city. A variety of Web sites now cover this subject thoroughly and are very helpful. My Web site gives descriptions of the…
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Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
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