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Assisted living is a housing arrangement where people can live independently but can find help with tasks and have some services provided for them. These services may include meals, medication administration, personal care, housekeeping, medical services, recreational activities, and more. Be sure to do your research before choosing a facility. Check to see that they are licensed and can handle emergencies. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how assisted living works, how to choose a facility, and much more.

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When most people think of long-term care for the elderly, they think of nursing homes. But it can involve much more than that. It also means home health care and personal care, and help with chores, all of which can be necessary for older people living at home.

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