Summer Activities with Grandchildren
School is out for summer! For many grandparents that means regular visits from grandchildren or even extended periods of time together. With warmer weather, longer days, and fewer obligations make summer the perfect time to forge bonds with grandchildren. Here are some ideas to keep the fun going all summer long! 7 Ways to Enjoy...
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The Village at Unity Remembers the Moon Landing
This July marks the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. In honor of this historic event, residents at the Village at Unity sponsored the PBS special “Chasing the Moon,” a docuseries depicting America’s journey to the moon. Many of our residents witnessed the moon landing live and loved being able to relive history...
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Raising Alzheimer's Awareness at The Carillon at Belleview Station
The Carillon at Belleview Station is proud to partner with the University of Colorado and the University of Denver to present a series of lectures on recent developments on research related to Alzheimer’s disease and related forms of dementia. We are proud of our nearby universities that are prioritizing the fight against Alzheimer’s disease. That’s...
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Melanoma and Seniors
Melanoma is the most dangerous type of skin cancer, causing skin cells to rapidly multiply and form malignant tumors. Studies estimate that there will be 192,310 cases of melanoma diagnosed in 2019 alone resulting in 7,230 deaths. Learn more about melanoma and its effect on senior health. Risk Factors for Skin Cancer The unfortunate truth...
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How Caregiving can Jeopardize Your Retirement
A recent report from the Government Accountability Office (GAO) found that family caregivers are often placed in circumstances that endanger their financial future and retirement plans. Learn more about the report and how caregivers in America are facing a financial burden that may jeopardize their retirement plans. Caregiving and the Workplace An estimated 45 million...
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Silver Sneakers at Fairwinds - Ivey Ranch
Residents at Fairwinds – Ivey Ranch enjoy a wide range of senior fitness options from our PrimeFit gym and full-time fitness instructor. Now, we are excited to announce that Fairwinds – Ivey Ranch has been selected as a premier Silver Sneakers location. Learn more about Silver Sneakers at Fairwinds – Ivey Ranch. Fairwinds – Ivey...
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Anosognosia and Alzheimer's Disease
Because of the nature of dementia, it is entirely likely that your loved one does not realize he or she is suffering from the disease. More than denial, this condition is called anosognosia and it is a lack of awareness of impairment. Affecting up to 81% of people with Alzheimer’s disease, anosognosia is a medical...
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Fairwinds - Ivey Ranch Resident Receives Military Medals
It’s no secret that the resident at Fairwinds – Ivey Ranch are extraordinary. Every day we get to learn more about their life stories which enrich our lives and inspire us in ways we never imagined. One of our very own residents, George Coburn, was recently awarded military medals for his service in World War...
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The Ackerly at Sherwood - Now Taking Reservations!
Leisure Care is excited to announce that The Ackerly at Sherwood is now taking reservations! Our new community is set to open in July 2019. Learn more about how The Ackerly at Sherwood will deliver senior living services with Five Star Fun in the Sherwood, Oregon area. Five Star Senior Living at The Ackerly at...
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