Reducing Joint Pain in Fall and Winter

Article by Kimberley Fowler, A Place for Mom When the cooler temperatures of fall and winter strike, it is not uncommon to hear complaints about increased joint pain. Some people believe that there is a correlation between fluctuating temperatures and precipitation...

What Is Assisted Living Really Like?

Article by A Place for Mom “Navigating senior living can feel overwhelming for many families as the transition can sometimes be emotional and uncertain. Having an idea of what assisted living offers on a daily basis — including activities, amenities and care —...

Can Lifelong Learning Help As We Age?

Article by Psychology Today “Can staying mentally active as we grow older help prevent cognitive and physical decline? According to the Health Organization,  active aging is defined as “the process of optimizing opportunities for health, participation and...

The Benefits of Reminiscence Therapy for Seniors

Article by Assisted Living Today “For both the elderly and their caregivers, the ailments and struggles that come with aging shadow a more carefree, happy past. We’re busy focusing on medication management, installing new handles in the shower or researching...

9 Tips in Choosing a Good Assisted Living Facility

Article by SeniorLiving.org “A simple guide to help you choose the best retirement home for you or your loved ones. We all want the best retirement home for our loved ones or for ourselves in the future and deciding on the good assisted living facility can be...

Couples Living in Assisted Living

This is a sample post pulled from an article… A situation involving finding senior care for both parents with different care needs can be overwhelming and seemingly impossible. However, as life spans continue to increase, this situation is becoming more and more...