Health & Wellness

Kim Estes, senior vice president of clinical services, writes about issues that affect men and women as they age. From planning for long-term care to getting more sleep, this is your one-stop-shop for all things aging.

This 60-Year-Old IRONMAN Triathlete Isn't Slowing Down

Brookdale Senior Living December 05, 2018

When Reiko Donato’s daughter was diagnosed with a rare genetic disorder, it changed everything. Well, almost everything. Despite doctor’s visits, surgeries and the stress of being a new parent, one ... Read more

Poet Finds New Way to Share Her Words

Brookdale Senior Living June 15, 2018

Irene Hicks is a 72-year-old poet who can no longer write down her beautiful stanzas due to Parkinson’s disease. Without the ability to write, her poems are trapped in her ... Read more

The Man Who Ran Texas

Brookdale Senior Living June 11, 2018

Every other day, Albert Burrier sets out for a three-mile jog on the hike-and-bike trail near Brookdale Gaines Ranch. This feat may not seem all that remarkable, but Burrier is ... Read more

Boomers Redefined Youth, Now They are Redefining Aging

Brookdale Senior Living June 05, 2018

Remember when age 60 was old? And retirement conjured up images of outdated fashion, an aversion to anything different, aimless hours spent doing nothing and the notion that the best ... Read more

81-Year-Old Ironman

Jon Adamson didn’t take up running because it was fun; he did it, because his friend’s early death led him to a shocking realization. When he was in his early ... Read more

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