Brookdale Blogs

Six Ways To Prevent Falls

Kim Estes September 22, 2017

One fall can be life changing for a senior. In fact, according to the National Institute on Aging, falling is the leading cause of loss of independence, hospital admittance for ... Read more

Clara's Secret

Virginia Wylie September 20, 2017

Clara is a recent arrival at Brookdale. She and I have become good friends. You can easily understand why I like her so much. CLARA’S SECRET It’s fair to say ... Read more

Six Tips for Transitioning Your Loved One into Dementia Care

Juliet Holt Klinger September 18, 2017

You’ve thought about it, talked about it, and very likely, worried about it. Now the day is drawing near for your spouse, parent or other loved one to move into ... Read more

How to Make Every Moment Special When You Visit Loved Ones in Senior Living

Brookdale Senior Living September 12, 2017

It’s not always easy to know what to do or say when you visit a senior loved one in a senior living community. You want to be as positive and ... Read more

Seniors and Suicide: Tips for Supporting Your Loved One

Kim Estes September 09, 2017

People often ask what’s been the biggest surprise in serving seniors, and I tell them it’s the number of seniors who commit suicide. When I think of my golden years, I ... Read more

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