a couple talks about the transition to assisted living

How to Talk to a Loved One About the Transition to Assisted Living

As the people you love age, it is hard to know how to approach certain subjects like assisted living services. It is not an easy topic to bring up, but it is an important discussion. The transition to assisted living can be a fun one because of all the community can offer, but change is always…

senior getting medical care in a senior living center

How Do Seniors Get Medical Care In A Senior Living Center?

The type of medical care that seniors can expect to find in a senior living center can vary greatly.  In some communities, you might find skilled nursing care, memory care for residents with dementia, or other types of specialized medical services. No matter what senior living community or program type you choose, however, you will…

seniors talking about advantages of medication management

Advantages of Medication Management in an Assisted Living Center

Many seniors take medication to help manage chronic illness or to treat acute conditions. The right prescription can help a senior with arthritis to feel relief from pain, can help someone manage their heart disease, and can help seniors stay active well into retirement. Yet for some seniors, the number of medications they take can…