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Seniors & Heat Stroke: How to Stay Safe During the Summer Heat

Heat-related illness, including heat stroke, is 100% preventable. If you’re a senior or a senior caregiver, consider these heat safety tips this summer.

What Seniors Need to Know About Herbal Supplements & Prescription Medications

July is Herbal/Prescription Interaction Awareness Month. It’s time to educate seniors about herbal supplements and the dangers of mixing with prescriptions.

Grand Oaks Nurse Practitioner Publishes Research on Assisted Living Education & Communication

Congratulations to our Nurse Practitioner Beth Abate, DNP, MSN, AGPCNP-BC, ANP-BC, RN-BC, for her recent publication in the Journal of...

Identifying the Types of Arthritis & Tips for Care

Arthritis is one of the most common diseases in this country. According to the Arthritis Foundation, there are roughly 54 million adults...
Identifying the Types of Arthritis & Tips for Care

Identifying the Types of Arthritis & Tips for Care

Arthritis is one of the most common diseases in this country. According to the Arthritis Foundation, there are roughly 54 million adults in the United States with a diagnosed case of arthritis.In most cases, people commonly think of arthritis as the condition of...

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10 Exercises for People with Parkinson’s Disease

10 Exercises for People with Parkinson’s Disease

For people with Parkinson’s disease (PD), exercise is a vital component to maintaining balance, mobility, and daily living activities. Research has shown that exercise can improve gait, balance, flexibility, grip strength, motor coordination, and reduce tremors. The...

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5 Ways to Enhance Brain Health

5 Ways to Enhance Brain Health

For people with Parkinson’s disease (PD), exercise is a vital component to maintaining balance, mobility, and daily living activities. Research has shown that exercise can improve gait, balance, flexibility, grip strength, motor coordination, and reduce tremors. The...

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