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Essential Factors in Choosing Skilled Care After Hospitalization

Posted by The Goodman Group on February 24, 2021
When your loved one is hospitalized for surgery, illness, or a routine procedure, there are often so many immediate concerns that it can be hard to focus on the future.... Read More

Topics: Transitional Care, Memory Care, Caregivers

A Personal Trainer for the Mind: How Fit Minds Builds Cognitive Resilience for Seniors

Posted by The Goodman Group on February 17, 2021
Most people understand that to stay physically fit, you need to follow specific health guidelines: eat nutritious food, strengthen your muscles, and do cardio exercise... Read More

Topics: Fitness, Senior Living, Memory Care, Learning

COVID-19 Vaccinations Bring Hope for a Brighter 2021 for Residents and Team Members

Posted by The Goodman Group on February 11, 2021
The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has impacted all of our lives in unimaginable and unique ways. Fortunately, the beginning of the new year has also brought with... Read More

Topics: Senior Living, Videos

Health Benefits of Chair Yoga for Seniors [Sample Exercise]

Posted by The Goodman Group on February 3, 2021
It's well-known that exercise strengthens the body, but physical fitness also carries many positive benefits for the mind, especially as we age. In 2018, researchers at... Read More

Topics: Fitness, Senior Living, Learning

Rock Steady Boxing is Helping Tom E. Fight Back Against Parkinson's

Posted by The Goodman Group on January 26, 2021
Tom and Pat E. loved to travel. Retirement left them with plenty of time to do the things they'd put on hold during their working lives. A former Ear, Nose and Throat... Read More

Topics: Fitness, Parkinson's Disease

When to Consider Short-Term Care for Your Loved One

Posted by The Goodman Group on January 6, 2021
Deciding on the proper care pathway can feel overwhelming when a loved one needs more care than you know you can provide. Many people mistakenly assume that long-term... Read More

Topics: Fitness, Senior Living, Transitional Care, Caregivers

8 Questions for Staying Happy and Healthy This Winter

Posted by The Goodman Group on December 30, 2020
The coming of winter brings shorter days and longer nights. If you are an older adult or a senior, especially in northern climates, weather conditions like snow and ice... Read More

Topics: Fitness, Senior Living, Nutrition, Spiritual

Resident Ambassadors Make Transition Easier for New Residents

Posted by The Goodman Group on December 10, 2020
When joining a new senior living community, it can take a while before residents feel like they belong. Even older adults, who've spent their lives meeting new people,... Read More

Topics: Senior Living, Spiritual

Handwritten Letters Create New Connections

Posted by The Goodman Group on November 25, 2020
Sometimes, Diane K. and Sharyn write about their families. Sometimes, they chat about Stillwater, where one of Sharyn's sons lives. Other times, they just catch up and... Read More

Topics: Senior Living, Spiritual

How to Make the Most of Your Virtual Visits with Loved Ones

Posted by The Goodman Group on November 17, 2020
The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has created unique challenges for those who wish to spend time with loved ones who are residents in senior living... Read More

Topics: Senior Living, Moments Matter