Mental Health Awareness Month

May 7, 2021

Mental Health Awareness Month   May is Mental Health Awareness month. Beginning in the United States in 1949, the Mental Health America (MHA) organization wanted to educate the public, raise awareness, and reduce the stigma associated with mental health...


Signs of Glaucoma

April 13, 2021

Signs of Glaucoma Approximately 3 million Americans have glaucoma but because there are not many signs of glaucoma only about half are aware of their condition. It is one of the leading causes of blindness for people over the age of 60. Also, 75% of those who are...


Women’s History Month

March 15, 2021

Women’s History Month March is Women’s History Month! This celebration in the United States traces back to 1911 with International Women’s Day. Now, the entire month of March is dedicated to honoring women’s contributions in American history. We all have special...


American Heart Month

February 8, 2021

American Heart Month February is associated with love, flowers, chocolate, cupid, and hearts because the 14th is Valentine’s Day. However, February is also American Heart Month sponsored by the American Heart Association (AHA). This campaign is an attempt to motivate...


Memory Loss

January 7, 2021

Memory Loss: Ways You Can Boost Brain Health for Seniors   As we age, we all notice some changes in our ability to remember things. Maybe you have walked into another room and cannot remember why. Perhaps you have trouble trying to recall a familiar name or word...


Gifts for Elderly

December 8, 2020

Gifts for Elderly Holiday Gift Ideas for Senior Citizens It is the most wonderful time of the year! The festive lights and decorations, spending time with friends and family, the smell of cookies baking in the oven, but it can also be stressful trying to find the...


The Twindemic & the Elderly

November 12, 2020

The Twindemic & the Elderly COVID and Flu Season The entire world has been struggling for over eight months to combat COVID-19, the Coronavirus, which is an infectious disease that attacks the respiratory system including the nose, sinuses, or upper throat. Now,...


Vitamin D Deficiency in Elderly

October 7, 2020

   Vitamin D Deficiency in Elderly :                   Is Your Loved One Getting Enough Vitamin D?   A lack of vitamin D is a common issue among people of all ages, but there is an increased risk for vitamin D deficiency in elderly adults. Oxford University Press...


Contempic School of Ballet

October 1, 2020

Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, the Contempic School of Ballet performs in our parking lot for the residents!  ...


Fall Activities for Seniors

September 22, 2020

Fall Activities for Seniors The changing leaves, cooler temperatures, and pumpkin spice coffee are sure signs that summer is coming to an end. That also means that autumn is almost here, and it is time to start planning fall activities. Sometimes with age, it is more...