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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

Ridges at Peoria Senior Living Resident Bob Y. Reflects on 21 Years with the Air Force

Posted by The Goodman Group on November 11, 2020
Bob Y. has been all around the world. Well, nearly all around the world. Read More

Topics: Veterans

A Simple Fall Prevention Checklist to Support Your Loved One's Safety

Posted by The Goodman Group on October 23, 2020
As the leading cause of injury among Americans aged 65 and up, falls are incredibly common among seniors – but they're also largely preventable. The Centers for Disease... Read More

Topics: Fitness, Senior Living

How Tai Chi for Seniors Can Improve Mind, Body, and Spirit

Posted by The Goodman Group on September 25, 2020
Flowing, graceful movements. Relaxed breathing. Lowered blood pressure. Elevated mood. Depression relief. A sense of peace. These have all been used to describe the... Read More

Topics: Fitness, Spiritual

4 Easy Tips to Help You Find the Right Senior Community

Posted by The Goodman Group on September 17, 2020
Today it’s easier than ever to research and find the perfect senior community for yourself or your loved one. In fact, the amount of information available can be a bit... Read More

Topics: Senior Living, Caregivers