As people reach retirement age, they often reassess their living situations and consider whether their current home is still a good fit for their needs. While some people may have always imagined living in their home for as long as possible, others may decide that it’s time to move on and sell their home for […]
A Siblings Guide to Caring for Aging Parents
Caring for aging parents can be a very fulfilling time, especially if you have siblings to help with the process. It is essential to find your parents the right community and lifestyle for this next chapter of their life. Let’s look at how you and your siblings can care for your aging parents and approach […]
What Is Living in a Retirement Community Like?
Joining a Retirement Community There are many reasons to join a retirement community. The availability of services and amenities is only one benefit. Older adults can enjoy a variety of activities and events. You’ve probably heard or read a few things about what to expect, but what is living in a retirement community really like? […]
How Common Is Depression in the Elderly?
Balancing Senior Quality of Life Life is full of ups and downs, good times and bad times. As much as we wish we could be happy all the time, it’s normal to feel down sometimes too. However, there’s a difference between a healthy balance and a cause for concern. Depression can affect anyone at any […]
What Exercises Should Seniors Avoid?
Physical fitness is a crucial component when it comes to living independently in your retirement years. Of course, we know all about the importance of staying active as we grow older, but how do we know that activities work best for our maturing joints and muscles, and what exercises should be avoided? The Villages at […]
10 Ways to Improve Quality of Life for Seniors
We know that aging can be an overwhelming and emotional process. A senior can feel like their life is changing at a fast pace, making it easy to surrender to aging. But we’re here to tell you that some of the best years of their lives are still ahead of them. As your loved one […]