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Why would seniors often resist living in a nursing home?

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Dr. Gael Yonnet
Neurology

In brief: Loss of independence

The elderly are not different than the rest of us.
They want to retain their independence and sense of freedom as long as possible. Being in a nursing home often means that they will lose some of their freedom and it is a hard concept to accept.

In brief: Loss of independence

The elderly are not different than the rest of us.
They want to retain their independence and sense of freedom as long as possible. Being in a nursing home often means that they will lose some of their freedom and it is a hard concept to accept.
Dr. Gael Yonnet
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