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5 Ways Community Living Helps Seniors

  Being independent and free is a value that we all cherish, but whether it’s because of new-age or we’re just looking for a change of scenery, many of us begin to look into the benefits of living with others. Tealwood Senior Living is founded on...

How to Support Someone Moving into a Senior Community

A decision to move into a senior community is not a small one. Moving is always difficult and it can be made especially challenging because of all the complex emotions that often accompany a move made later in life. Fortunately, there are plenty of things that you can...

Is Dementia Preventable?

Many of us do our best to stay strong and healthy as we enter our golden years, but whether it’s because of lifestyle or family history, many of us might find ourselves at a serious risk of Alzheimer’s or dementia. As much as we’d like to believe...

The Best Midwest Destinations to Visit with Seniors

It’s been said that traveling is the only thing we can buy that actually makes us richer and that’s still true for seniors. Traveling is a great way to keep seniors’ minds and bodies active. It can also increase confidence as senior travelers are...

The Importance of Taking Medications as Prescribed

Seniors’ healthcare is a complex industry with many different methods of treatment for elderly patients who have certain needs or illnesses. If a person is suffering from an injury or is feeling unwell, doctors can recommend anything from specific exercises,...

How to Communicate with Non-Verbal Seniors

Communicating with a loved one who is unable to use verbal communication can seem incredibly challenging. No matter what is preventing their communication, the fact is that it has changed the way that we deliver information to them and the way that they receive it....

Top 5 Physical Activities Designed for Seniors

Dancing Whether it’s salsa, ballroom, jazz, or any other genre, dancing to your favorite music is an excellent way to stay in shape, as it combines endurance, cardio, and flexibility exercises into one routine.   Millions of Americans are engaged in dancing...

How to Decide Which Level of Care Your Loved One Needs

People come to seniors homes for many different reasons, but one of the most common ones we see at Tealwood Senior Living is our guests and their family members wanting the very best care and attention for their health concerns. Different issues require different...

Caregiver Burnout and How Assisted Living Can Help

Our parents cared for and loved us for years during our childhood. As they grow older, we are often tasked with caring for them in return. This can be a challenge to balance their care with our lifestyles and can sometimes result in caregiver burnout. Assisted living...