Tablets can be the perfect tech gift for a senior. They are easy to use out of the box, are lightweight, offer font enlargements, and are touch sensitive. They typically take less time to learn how to use than a [...]
When people talk about being healthy, they are usually just talking about being free of symptoms. But, if you step back and look at a holistic definition of health, it’s about a whole lot more than just being disease- and [...]
In 2020, now that travel has become increasingly restrictive (at least for the short-haul) it’s refreshing to learn that seniors living with dementia at Sunshine Retirement Living communities can now tour the world via virtual reality (VR). Their virtual adventures [...]
Did you ever sit through one of those “B” movies in the 1950s or ‘60s, where a futuristic space hero was being attacked by evil robots? You probably left the drive-in thankful that you’d never have to deal with something [...]
The U.S. justice system was designed to give everyone the right to a speedy trial, judged in part by a jury of peers. Jurors come from all walks of life, with all interests and backgrounds. Being on a jury panel is an [...]
A family with roots grows strong, and family tree lays out these roots for remembrance in and connection with the current generation and those to come. Spreading your lineage across a physical page illustrates relationships, common traits, health histories and [...]
Technology changes at a rapid pace, and it can be hard for people of any age to keep up. More and more seniors are embracing… the digital age as it offers many benefits such as keeping in touch with family, [...]
Winter is a great time to get creative in the kitchen with the seasonal flavors. Comforting dishes are the name of the game, but that doesn't mean you can't incorporate some healthy ingredients! Delicious root veggies and warming stews can keep you toasty--and healthy--all season. We can’t wait to hear about all of your new yummy recipes!
With flu season creeping in, winter can make us a little wary. But with a little planning and some simple hygiene practices, avoiding the flu can be a little more manageable. There’s no need to miss out on family get-togethers or cozy evenings. Integrating some of these simple steps into your daily routine will not only benefit you, but also those in our most vulnerable populations!
That’s why we have compiled these tips and tricks for effectively preventing the flu this winter: ow.ly/c5Vs50MF2fg