Benefits of Moving to Assisted Living

Benefits of Independent Living

Deciding whether to stay at home or move into assisted living is a major decision. If you are the one trying to decide, you’ve probably read a lot of articles, talked to current residents, listened to your family and given it a lot of thought. You know your home doesn’t offer the safety and accessibility you might require as health … Read More

Preventing Medication-Related Falls

For many of us, taking medicine is a normal, often unavoidable, part of daily life. That means we must be aware of the unwanted side effects these medications sometimes cause – including the risk of medication-related falls. According to the National Institutes of Health, falls are the leading cause of injury among adults aged 65 and older. When we think … Read More

Boxing Therapy for Parkinson’s: Learn How to Punch Back!

If you or someone you care about has been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease, you already know that it’s a progressive neurological disorder that dramatically impacts mobility. What you may not know, however, is that some exercises are particularly effective in slowing the progression of the disease and can even help maintain quality of life. In this post, we’ll explore the … Read More