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3 Benefits Of a Good Meal Plan for Seniors

Eating healthy is beneficial for everyone. It helps keep you healthy both physically and mentally. A good, nutritious meal can ensure that you feel good and have energy to keep you moving throughout the day. A big reason that so many people do not eat as well as they should, is because they do not…

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Elderly Apartment Communities in Florida

An elderly apartment community can be a wonderful living situation for an older person who needs increasing assistance with household upkeep or anyone who simply desires a lower-maintenance lifestyle. If you or someone you love would benefit from exploring elderly apartment communities, contact a community near you. The elderly apartment community of Summer’s Landing in…

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Are Fitness Classes Safe for Seniors?

Experts agree that older adults benefit immensely from engaging in moderate exercise and strength training multiple times each week. Regular aerobic activity and muscle-strengthening exercises can prevent health problems and contribute to maintaining independence. A surefire way to encourage maximal engagement in regular exercise is to choose an assisted living facility with on-site fitness classes…

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What Is Community Culture and Is it Important?

Senior living community culture is the collection of values, beliefs, ethics, and attitudes that characterize a community and guide practices. Community culture influences everything from staff behavior to older adults’ ways of living. Michele Holleran, founder and CEO of Holleran Community Engagement Research and Consulting, suggests that “creating a campus where both employees and residents…

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Senior Recreation Center Available in Florida

As an independent senior looking forward to spending your retirement years in Florida, you may be curious about senior recreation centers available in Florida and the activities they offer. You most likely expect to maintain your routine and engage in your hobbies and interests. You also hope that retirement will give you more time to…

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How to Plan for Assisted Living Arrangements

If it is time for you to think about assisted living for yourself or someone you love, the task might seem daunting. There is a lot to consider, like finding the right assisted living services. What should you look for? How about financing? What can you expect? There are a few questions you need to…

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How to Find an Assisted Living Facility near Panama City, Florida

We want to see those who took care of us find peace and comfort during their final years. That increases the importance of thoroughly investigating different assisted living facilities near Panama, FL for them. Deciding to place someone you live in assisted living is a huge decision that requires a lot of thought. You don’t…

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What Is The Definition of Independent Living?

Seniors sometimes seek to live in a community that offers amenities for senior living, even if they are still in good health. If you’re looking into a senior living community, understanding the difference between independent living and assisted living can help you make the right choice. At Summer’s Landing in Lynn Haven, FL, we offer…