Why our residents love The Ivy at Ellington.
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How disasters can disrupt your senior parent’s lives.
As we age, our brain changes, and thus brain health for seniors may change along with it.
Things to consider before choosing in-home care over assisted living
Learn how physically active day trips can benefit older adults’ cognitive function and psychosocial well-being.
Have you ever hesitated to take your mom or dad along for a family activity because you were concerned about their health?
June is Men’s Health Month, a month to bring awareness of preventable health issues and encourage early detection and treatment of diseases in men. Does this sound like your dad or husband? “I’m fine, I don’t need help from any one. I took care of the family for 67 years, I think I can take care of myself.” Your dad has always been the provider for your family, so why should he take the time to care for himself? He doesn’t believe in going to the doctor or asking for help. No matter how many times you offer to give him a ride or go along with him to his appointments – he simply won’t go. Having your dad be resistive to the...