Essential Nutrition Facts for Seniors

A nutritious, balanced diet is something that's essential for anyone's health, but it becomes even more important for those who are seniors. Many conditions, including osteoporosis, heart disease, high blood pressure, and type 2 diabetes are much more common in older adults and are influenced by diet. As we get older, we tend to lose muscle mass, [...]

By |2021-07-26T13:02:45+00:00September 15th, 2021|Assisted Living, Health, Lifestyle, Senior Safety|0 Comments

How You Know It’s Time for Assisted Living

Taking care of an elderly loved one can be a joy in having time together and knowing that your loved one is happy and safe. There is satisfaction in helping those that once cared for us. Yet, there may come a time when you can no longer provide the care they need. How can you know [...]

By |2021-07-22T18:35:43+00:00August 15th, 2021|Assisted Living, Health, Senior Safety|0 Comments

Assisted Living Health Benefits for Seniors

As of this year, 7 percent of older Americans require living assistance. With almost a fifth of the US population predicted to be over 65 years of age by 2050, that number will only continue to grow. Are you a family member concerned with how to care lovingly for an aging parent? Or perhaps you’re an [...]

By |2021-05-10T17:06:08+00:00May 15th, 2021|Assisted Living, Senior Safety|0 Comments

The Quality of Life in Assisted Living Homes

Assisted living is a popular topic for older adults. Of course, when searching for the ideal solution, quality of life and other topics come into play. As the population ages, there are literally millions of people who need assisted living support of some kind. Residential care facilities and other elder care services, including memory care, [...]

24-Hour Assisted Living Care

Everyone has different needs when it comes to assisted living and in-home care. When you have an aging parent that needs more help with their life than you can provide, it might be time to consider assisted care, elder care, and other services that can offer the support that your loved one needs and take [...]

By |2021-01-23T20:58:36+00:00January 15th, 2021|Assisted Living, Dimentia, Health, Residential, Senior Safety|0 Comments

What Level of Senior Living is Best for You?

Historians may tell our great-grandchildren that the past 100 years was the age of specialization. Doctors, lawyers, and counselors all specialize. So do residential homes for senior care. Decades ago, there were only a few terms to describe facilities for senior living, terms we might now find pejorative, like: “the old folks home.” Today there [...]

How Assisted Living Facilities Prepare for Flu Season

Flu season, 2020, portends to be a very interesting time for our world, our nation, and especially for nursing and retirement homes. The COVID-19 pandemic is not even in the rearview mirror and the annual year-end influenza season is approaching us head-on. Some may be tempted to think that, with all the pandemic precautions we’ve [...]

By |2020-10-12T17:11:43+00:00November 15th, 2020|Assisted Living, Health, Residential, Senior Safety|0 Comments

What to Look for in an Assisted Living Facility During COVID-19

In one respect, searching for a retirement or assisted living facility in the waning days of the COVID-19 pandemic is the worst possible time. Many facilities are still quarantined to one degree or another. Many residents are wary of enduring the restrictions placed upon them throughout the year. Those who are investigating facilities to find [...]

By |2020-10-12T17:00:33+00:00October 15th, 2020|Assisted Living, Health, Residential, Senior Safety|0 Comments

How to Stay Connected with Loved Ones in Assisted Living During COVID-19

2020 has been a rough year for just about everyone. It's safe to say that no one has made it through the past six months without at least one major setback. But, for some people, it has been a more trying time than for others. The elderly and immunocompromised have had to take extra steps [...]

By |2020-07-08T16:51:25+00:00August 15th, 2020|Assisted Living, Health, Senior Safety|0 Comments

How an Assisted Living Community Can Help a Senior with Vision Loss 

It is difficult enough for a senior to struggle with vision issues or vision loss, but to add to the challenge is the fact that everyday tasks may suddenly become nearly impossible. This can lead to an overall reduction in quality of life, as well as health and safety issues. The good news is that [...]

By |2020-03-18T23:46:26+00:00May 15th, 2020|Assisted Living, Health, Lifestyle, Senior Safety|0 Comments
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