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How to Make Your One-Bedroom Apartment Feel Spacious

September 21st, 2021

If you’re an empty nester, having rooms in your home you no longer need or use is, well, a waste of space. And that’s just one reason moving to an apartment home that fits your needs now makes a lot of sense. It’s also an opportunity to simplify your life and showcase your style. With Read the full article…

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How to Rightsize to a Senior Apartment While Keeping What You Love

September 13th, 2021

If you’re moving from a large space to a smaller space, you can’t take everything with you. So you have to decide what things you want to keep and what you want to give away, throw away, or sell. If you’re like most older adults who’ve accumulated more stuff over the years than they need, Read the full article…

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How Senior Living Benefits Those with Diabetes

August 31st, 2021

In the last 20 years, the number of people with diabetes has more than doubled as the American population has aged and become more overweight. Left unchecked, diabetes can cause serious complications, such as heart disease, stroke, kidney failure, blindness, hearing loss, nerve damage, and amputations. Fortunately, you can manage your diabetes and live a Read the full article…

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How Music Improves the Lives of People With Dementia

August 16th, 2021

  Imagine not being able to complete a sentence because the words you’re searching for aren’t there anymore. You’d probably feel embarrassed and, after repeated attempts, stop trying to communicate because not being able to express yourself is so darn frustrating. Then, one day, you hear a song from your youth, and you remember every Read the full article…

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What Our CMS 5-Star Rating Means for Your Care

July 23rd, 2021

As you begin researching senior living communities or stand-alone skilled nursing facilities for yourself or a loved one, it’s important to keep in mind that they’re not all created equal. Different communities and facilities offer varying amenities, services, and levels of care. But did you know facilities can earn important and esteemed ratings that highlight Read the full article…

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Senior Health Services Available at Holly Hall

July 22nd, 2021

As we age, we often don’t bounce back as quickly as we once did. A fall can lead to other complications or may take more time to fully heal. A bout of pneumonia can require a lengthy hospital stay, or a planned surgery may require more recovery before heading home. A stroke may require extensive Read the full article…

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Why Young Seniors Choose Gated Retirement Communities

July 12th, 2021

If you’re trying to find an ideal living environment as you transition into retirement, the benefits of a gated retirement community for seniors are truly unmatched.  Whether it’s the sense of exclusivity or the added layer of security, it’s clear that more senior residents are discovering that gated retirement communities are an all-encompassing, convenient residential Read the full article…