Three Ways to Stay Positive During a Transition to Assisted Living
Assisted Living Roswell GA-For an elderly person making the transition to assisted living, it can be a difficult one. There might be a number of reasons why this individual has difficulty staying positive about the upcoming move.
Is It Possible for Mom to Keep Her Beloved Pet and Still Move into Assisted Living?
Senior Care Fair Oaks GA-Your mother may be considering assisted living. That’s a wonderful thing. But perhaps one key issue is her beloved pet.
Dad Won’t Get Out and Meet Anyone at Assisted Living: Is There Anything You Can Do to Help?
Elderly Care Marietta GA-If your elderly father is not getting out of his room to meet others, explore the various options available (to him), it could lead to a greater sense of isolation and frustration.
Small Town Charm: Welcome to Smyrna, Georgia
Picture this: you begin your day with a fresh cup of coffee while overlooking the courtyard and gardens. You sit quietly, enjoying the morning sun on your face, and planning out your day. Should you stop by the barbershop or beauty salon for a freshening up? Head over to Cobb County Rhyne Park for […]
Helping a Parent or Loved One Share Their Life Story
Our parents, grandparents, and older family members have experienced a lot in their lifetimes. From historical events to cultural changes, they have watched the world be shaped into what we know and live in today.
Managing Long-Distance Caregiving
As our parents or family members age, it is natural for us to want to help and care for them. However, what happens when your heart is in the right place, but physically speaking, you aren’t. This is the case for many who find themselves at a distance from a loved one who needs assistance.
What Are the Most Beneficial Vitamins for Seniors?
As we age, what our bodies require can shift. This includes the types of vitamins we consume, and how much we consume. Having a nutrient or vitamin deficiency as an older adult can cause significant effects on overall health and wellbeing.
Depression in Seniors: Overcoming Stigmas
Understanding and recognizing depression, especially in seniors, can be difficult. With over 300 million people worldwide showing symptoms of depression, it is a widespread problem, yet it continues to endure unyielding stigmatization.
Activities at Woodland Ridge that Benefit (& Boost!) Senior Health
At Woodland Ridge, we offer a variety of activities that provide health benefits to our residents. These activities do not need to include strenuous work; many, less intense activities offer just as much health benefits to seniors! The approach at Woodland Ridge is simple; provide our residents with activities that improve their health. We include […]
Alzheimer’s Disease: History, Facts, & Memory Care Services
While Alzheimer’s disease facts are abundant, you may not know where to start. Before we go over the history of Alzheimer’s disease, though, Woodland Ridge would like to note the treatments available for those dealing with Alzheimer’s or dementia. Currently, there is no cure for Alzheimer’s disease or a way to reverse the effects it […]