Independent Living / Active Adult

Studies show your health is better if where you're living provides you with regular meals, lots of friends, and the spontaneity of neighborhood social and recreational activities. One study found that Members of communities with a full continuum of care such as Park Springs were...

By Lisa Kiely In July of 2004, shortly after coming to Park Springs Continuing Care Retirement Community in Stone Mountain, Ga. our executive staff set out to implement a program that would later be known in our community as the Six Areas of Wellness. Although it...

Recent research provided by Duke University tells us that seniors are living healthier in mind and body as they age. They are also living longer. According to US Census Bureau, the projected population in 2050 for those 65 and older is estimated to be 88.5...

It has become increasingly clear over the years that unbalanced food intakes increase the risks of a number of chronic diseases that face senior citizens. Making the necessary food choices is not always easy, but necessary. Recently, the focus for dietary change has been on the...

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