Preparing Meals for Seniors and the Social Aspect of Dining [VIDEO]

Posted by The Goodman Group on Nov 22, 2016 1:23:58 PM

Connecting with others over delicious food sets the stage for an enjoyable and welcoming dining experience. 

In this video, Patrick, Executive Chef with The Goodman...

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Topics: Nutrition for Healthy Aging, Videos

The Effectiveness of Animal-Assisted Therapy Programs

Posted by The Goodman Group on Nov 18, 2016 10:14:08 AM

If you’ve ever had a pet, you know how calming and peaceful it can feel just to scratch behind a dog’s ears or pet the smooth fur of a cat. That feeling is the basis...

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Topics: Senior Living Communities

Memory Care: Tips on Visiting Your Loved One Living with Dementia

Posted by The Goodman Group on Nov 17, 2016 1:24:33 PM

Having a loved one with dementia can be a significant adjustment for an entire family. While the nature of your time together may change, there is no reason it can't...

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Topics: Memory Care

Placing Residents at the Center of Everything We Do [VIDEO]

Posted by The Goodman Group on Nov 15, 2016 11:00:22 AM

Kezia, Director of Marketing at The Commons on Marice, discusses resident and team member relationships, which place residents at the center of everything we do.

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Topics: Senior Living Communities, Videos

4 Types of Exercises for Seniors Recommended by NIH

Posted by The Goodman Group on Nov 11, 2016 8:43:49 AM

Physical fitness is an important part of a healthy lifestyle, especially as we age. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) recommends that seniors engage in four...

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Topics: Functional Fitness

Easy Meals for Seniors to Make on Their Own

Posted by The Goodman Group on Nov 10, 2016 9:24:20 AM

Nutrition plays a major role in keeping seniors healthy and maintaining or improving overall well being. A healthy diet can guard against numerous health challenges...

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Topics: Nutrition for Healthy Aging

How to Make the Move to a Senior Health Care Center

Posted by The Goodman Group on Nov 4, 2016 10:43:30 AM

Meal planning, house maintenance, cleaning, laundry, shopping: daily chores can really start to add up. And for an aging parent or other loved one, the time may come...

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Topics: Senior Living Communities

Long-Distance Caregiving: Tips on Providing Care from Afar

Posted by The Goodman Group on Nov 3, 2016 9:27:59 AM

We've all heard the saying “It’s a small world,” but sometimes it can feel like a pretty big world when you live far away from a parent, family member, or beloved...

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Topics: Long-Distance Caregiving

The Importance of Nutrition for Healthy Aging [VIDEO]

Posted by The Goodman Group on Nov 1, 2016 11:41:00 AM

Our diet can affect how we feel, our moods, and our daily routine. As we age and our appetites decrease, it's even more important to maintain proper nutrition for...

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Topics: Nutrition for Healthy Aging, Videos