Rehabilitation Plays a Major Role for Successful Stroke Recovery

Rehabilitation Plays a Major Role for Successful Stroke Recovery A stroke is the number 3 cause of death around the globe. For those that survive a stroke, serious and long-term disabilities are a real probability. Many stroke survivors are left facing life-altering physical and mental disabilities. The 30-day window immediately following a stroke are the most critical in terms of …

Senior Adults and the Benefits of Using Modern Technology

Senior Adults and the Benefits of Using Modern Technology Thanks to all of the advancements in modern technology, more people than ever are connected to each other all around the globe. Just like the tech-savvy younger generation, senior adults can also benefit greatly from using cutting-edge devices and gadgets.   We might not stop to think about it, but today’s …

Top Challenges Facing Seniors

Top Challenges Facing Seniors The hope of every aging person is that life will become easier as we grow into our senior years. We look forward to our retirement years hoping that we can finally slow down and enjoy more time with family and friends, and the new found time for hobbies or travel that has been put off for …

Fun Activities For Seniors With Limited Mobility

Fun Activities For Seniors With Limited Mobility Getting older is a phase of life that no one can avoid. One of the biggest fears around growing older is the loss of mobility. As scary as the idea of growing older is to some, there are still lots of engaging activities senior adults can participate in, even when mobility becomes limited. …

How to Prepare For A Move Into An Assisted Living Facility

If you’ve ever felt completely overwhelmed at the thought of moving into, or moving a senior loved one into an assisted living facility, you are not alone. Statistics show that around one million Americans are currently living in some type of senior living community, and that number is expected to double by 2030. Aging adults are living longer than ever …

Senior Financial Scams: Tips to Keep Your Loved One Safe

Senior Financial Scams: Tips to Keep Your Loved One Safe Millions of senior adults fall prey to financial scams every single year. Unfortunately, seniors make attractive targets for financial predators who can leave them financially devastated. Even more disturbing is the fact that most of these seniors no longer have the ability to earn back money lost through financial fraud, …

What Amenities Should You Look For in an Assisted Living Facility?

Beginning the search for an assisted living facility for yourself or your loved one can seem like an overwhelming task. Understanding that an assisted living facility will no longer require you or your loved one to maintain a property and that day-to-day assistance is readily available to help with housekeeping and other essential activities can help relieve the stress of …

Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Services

Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Services If your senior loved one has recently been hospitalized due to a serious health issue like a stroke, a fall resulting in a serious injury, or even a nasty case of the flu or Covid-19, they most likely will be transferred to a skilled nursing facility for extended care. Most of these patients want to …

Fun Activities to Keep Seniors Moving

It’s a pretty well known fact that spending time outdoors is good for both our physical and mental health. These benefits are even more important for seniors. A sedentary lifestyle caused by a lack of recreation and time outdoors not only leads to more strain on the aging body, but can lead to depression and sadness in seniors. Physical limitations …

How Assisted Living Can Improve the Lives of Seniors

How Assisted Living Can Improve the Lives of Seniors When it comes to improving the lives of our senior loved ones, assisted living facilities can boost the quality of life and living standards in so many ways…both big and small. Assisted living not only benefits seniors, but it helps to improve the quality of life for their families as well …