How Seniors Can Stay Active at an Assisted Living Facility

By now, most of us are aware that there are many differences between an assisted living facility and a nursing home. In general, those who opt to move into an assisted living facility need some support with personal care and some housekeeping tasks, they may benefit from visits with registered nurses and local doctors paying [...]

By |2020-01-13T17:42:23+00:00March 13th, 2020|Assisted Living, Health, Lifestyle|0 Comments

Independent vs. Assisted Living – Which Living Option is Best?

Ask your older family members if the idea of independent living appeals to them, and it is likely that you will hear many say they want to remain independent as long as possible. That, however, is not the same as independent living. There is a wide array of senior housing options in the modern world [...]

By |2020-01-13T17:42:48+00:00February 13th, 2020|Assisted Living, Health, Lifestyle|0 Comments

The Differences Between Assisted Living Facilities and Nursing Homes

It is not unusual for people to wish to remain “at home” for as long as possible in their later life, but there may come a time when it is too isolating or even a bit unsafe. For example, a loved one who is unsteady on their feet, facing some medical challenges, or just a [...]

By |2020-01-13T17:43:16+00:00January 20th, 2020|Assisted Living, Health, Lifestyle|0 Comments

Assisted Living Facilities: What to Avoid When Visiting Someone Who Has Dementia

Caring for a loved one with dementia can be difficult. This disease affects the brain, making it harder to perform everyday tasks. Usually, it affects older people, starting to develop after they turn 50. Sadly, there is currently no cure or way of preventing the onset of the disease. Dementia might cause symptoms like difficulty [...]

By |2019-08-08T22:31:23+00:00December 15th, 2019|Health|Comments Off on Assisted Living Facilities: What to Avoid When Visiting Someone Who Has Dementia

Healthy Aging Tips: Living Better, Longer

Living an active life as we age is important, especially as average life expectancies continue to increase. While some people imagine that they will end up in a walker, this doesn’t have to be the case. In fact, taking care of your body can mean that you will live a better life for a longer [...]

By |2019-06-13T11:00:09+00:00June 13th, 2019|Health, Lifestyle|Comments Off on Healthy Aging Tips: Living Better, Longer