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.

Seven Gift Ideas for the Seniors on Your Holiday Shopping List

Carol Cummings, BSN, RN November 20, 2017

Few things are more gratifying than finding the perfect holiday gift for your loved ones. I love shopping for my friends and family, wrapping up their gifts and watching their ... Read more

Are You at Risk for Social Isolation?

Brookdale Senior Living November 18, 2017

Did you know one in six seniors faces physical, cultural or geographic barriers that isolate them from their peers and communities? Take our helpful quiz to see if you are ... Read more

How to Live Your Best Life with a Dementia Diagnosis

Juliet Holt Klinger November 13, 2017

November is National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month and each year at this time I reflect on the new information and experiences that impacted me over the past year. After 30 ... Read more

Dementia and Friendships: Four Tips for Maintaining a Relationship

Juliet Holt Klinger November 06, 2017

The fear of losing friendships often becomes a reality for those living with Alzheimer’s or another dementia. Unfortunately, a common story I hear from people living with this diagnosis is ... Read more

Four Tips for Living Well with Lewy Body Dementia

Robert Bowles October 28, 2017

Editor’s Note: October is Lewy Body Disease Awareness Month. To better understand this complex and often misdiagnosed disease, we asked someone living with LBD to share his perspective as well ... Read more

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