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Diabetes and COVID-19 For Seniors

Posted March 27, 2020
Diabetes and COVID-19 For Seniors
We know the aging population is predisposed to health threats due to their immuno-compromised state. But did you know that seniors with diabetes have an even higher risk? In general, diabetics are more likely to experience severe symptoms when fighting a virus. It is for that reason that it is important for the elderly and the diabetic to practice self-isolation and increased hygiene practices, especially during times like these.  To be clear, diabetics are not at greater risk necessarily of becoming infected; it’s just that their complications can be more dire! It is important to be aware of the best ...
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How Senior Living Communities Are Keeping Coronavirus Away 

Posted March 18, 2020
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How Senior Living Communities Are Keeping Coronavirus Away 
Contact our advisors if you have to make the decision of moving your loved one. Most are not accepting residents other than those with no other choice. During this difficult time one of the first thoughts on many people's minds is caring for our older loved ones and keeping them safe and healthy. As the Coronavirus or COVID-19 becomes more researched one of the things scientists are learning is how people over the age of 65 or with pre-existing autoimmune or respiratory conditions are at more risk. For many like myself, our elderly family resides in senior living communities and ...
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Tools for a Positive Transition to Senior Living

Posted March 12, 2020
Tools for a Positive Transition to Senior Living
This article is published by Elizabeth Kaydanovsky a Chicagoland-based Integrative Nutrition Health Coach. She can be contacted at elizabethleah.com. Are you starting to explore senior living options for a loved one? If this is crossing your mind and you are starting to do research, it’s time to have an open and honest conversation with your elderly mother or father.  Change can be scary. There are so many questions, moving parts, emotions, and research involved in making a decision for the future that affects the entire family, and while Senior Living Experts can help find the best place for them, your loved ...
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Is Moving To A Senior Living Community Worth The Extra Expense? 

Posted March 6, 2020
Is Moving To A Senior Living Community Worth The Extra Expense? 
  We all know someone who is getting older- a parent, grandparent, or another family member- and, because they become unable to live alone, you begin thinking about a senior  living community . Whether you're looking into this possibility now or preparing for the future, many families like yours wonder if it's worth it. Here are some reasons why a senior living community  is worth the extra expense:   No Home Maintenance   No matter the size of your home, there will always be maintenance involved in living there. Things like yard work and daily cleaning can be tolling and ...
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