Brookdale Blogs

You're Never Too Old to Color

Brookdale Senior Living August 07, 2017

Coloring books aren’t just made for children any more. People of all ages have discovered the calming, relaxing and therapeutic benefits from coloring books. Especially, Vivian Barth. Otherwise known is ... Read more

Are Supplements Safe?

Carol Cummings, BSN, RN August 07, 2017

Americans spend more than 30 billion dollars a year on vitamins, supplements and herbal remedies, according to a report in The Journal of Nutrition. But research on the benefits of ... Read more

New Technology Trends - What Really Matters to Seniors?

Andrew Smith July 31, 2017

I stood in an expansive hotel foyer behind a table with a little white sign that said Technology and Innovation, setting out various gadgets, robotic pets and flyers. A woman ... Read more

Dementia and Sleep: Eight Tips to Keep Nighttime from Becoming a Nightmare

Juliet Holt Klinger July 24, 2017

Recently, I was visiting a Brookdale community and met Renee, the daughter of a new dementia care resident. Renee told me she was her mother’s full-time care partner prior to ... Read more

Four Reasons to See a Geriatrician

Kim Estes July 17, 2017

If you would like the elder in your life to experience optimal health, consider booking an appointment with a geriatrician, an expert in issues associated with aging. Having worked with ... Read more

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