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Health Concerns for Seniors with Diabetes


Diabetes is a serious disease that can affect people of all ages. The human body needs a hormone called insulin to convert sugars into energy, but in diabetic people, the body either does not make enough insulin or does not use it properly. Residents of an assisted living community may be able to receive help in maintaining good health and management of the disease. If you or someone you love is a senior with diabetes, here are a few health concerns to consider: Irregular Blood Sugar A diabetic’s blood sugar levels can be either too high or too low. In either case, there are behavioral ...

Understanding Parkinson's Disease from Vintage Park Assisted Living Communities


Parkinson’s disease is a debilitating and frustrating condition for both the individuals affected by the disease and the people who love them. Though the disease itself is not fatal, complications from Parkinson’s are among the most common causes of death in the country. For persons who suffer from Parkinson’s disease, life in an assisted living community can offer many advantages for maintaining good quality of life: Symptoms Parkinson’s disease is a brain disorder that progresses slowly over time in most people. It affects basic motor functions and can produce ...

See How Yoga Can Help Back Pain

If you are like many people, you may suffer from occasional or even chronic back pain. Keeping your muscles stretched and loose can help to alleviate some of this discomfort. Take a look at this video to see how a yoga pose can help your back pain. As with any exercise, consult your doctor before undertaking a new activity. For individuals who are able, a simple forward bend can relieve some of the tension and pain associated with back issues. This seated forward bend can be as deep or as shallow as you are comfortable with. Pay attention to your body, and stop the pose if you feel any pain or ...

How To Avoid Falls at Home from Vintage Assisted Living Facility


For individuals over 60 years of age, falling at home is a very real possibility. If you live by yourself, a fall could lead to you being incapacitated for a good amount of time. Residing in an assisted living community designed for your safety can help you avoid falling. Additionally, there are other steps you can take to make your home a safe place and decrease your risk of falling: Use Plenty of Light It is easy for persons of any age to trip and fall when it is dark. As a senior citizen, you should be especially aware of how much light is in your home, as this can help you avoid falling. ...

Assisted Living Facility Resources from Vintage Park


Vintage Park Assisted Living Communities featured resources from around the web on topics like heart-healthy eating, promoting better brain function, and staying in touch with your family after moving into an assisted living community. Give us a call at one of our 18 locations for more information on our services, (913) 897-1414. · Visit this link to learn how you can maintain brain function as you age. · How can you effectively deal with the loss of a spouse ? Find out with this article from PsychCentral.com. · Check out this article from HelpGuide.org for tips on ...

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