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Senior Living: Know the risk factors for a stroke — and how to prevent one

Senior Living: Know the risk factors for a stroke — and how to prevent one

It is especially important for aging adults to understand how underlying health conditions or chronic diseases increase your risk. Read full article: Senior Living: Know the risk factors for...→

Senior Living: Know the risk factors for a stroke — and how to prevent one

Senior Living: Know the risk factors for a stroke — and how to prevent one

It is especially important for aging adults to understand how underlying health conditions or chronic diseases increase your risk. Read full article: Senior Living: Know the risk factors for...→

State Suspends License of Hialeah Senior Living Center Over Coronavirus Concerns

State Suspends License of Hialeah Senior Living Center Over Coronavirus Concerns

The State of Florida has filed paperwork in court to suspend the license of a Hialeah assisted living facility over coronavirus concerns. The 67-bed long-term [...] Read full article: State Suspends License of Hialeah Senior...→

Senior Living: Live in your hands (and other strategies) for mental health

Senior Living: Live in your hands (and other strategies) for mental health

Learning, or relearning, strategies to cope with stress related to change and uncertainty is imperative is our radically altered reality.   Read full article: Senior Living: Live in your hands (and o...→

Skender completes senior living facility in Crystal Lake

Skender completes senior living facility in Crystal Lake

Skender recently completed construction of Residences of Crystal Lake, an affordable, independent senior living facility in Crystal Lake. Read full article: Skender completes senior living facility...→

A new public health crisis: caring for older adults living in nursing homes, assisted living and senior care | MinnPost

A new public health crisis: caring for older adults living in nursing homes, assisted living and senior care | MinnPost

This unprecedented pandemic is turning a spotlight on the limitations of these living arrangements and the need to better care for our most vulnerable citizens [...] Read full article: A new public health crisis: caring for o...→

Guardian: Secret visitations happening at senior assisted living facility with 7 COVID-19 deaths

Guardian: Secret visitations happening at senior assisted living facility with 7 COVID-19 deaths

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - A guardian of one of the residents of a Fort Lauderdale senior assisted living facility where seven residents have died... Read full article: Guardian: Secret visitations happening a...→

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick on reopening economy: 'More important things than living'

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick on reopening economy: 'More important things than living'

Texas Lt. Gov Dan Patrick doubled down on the controversial comments about risking lives in exchange for the American economy during a Fox News interview. Read full article: Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick on reopening ...→

Ones For Texas: North Texan Makes Care Packages For Senior Living Center, Local Publishing Company Giving Away 10,000 Books

Ones For Texas: North Texan Makes Care Packages For Senior Living Center, Local Publishing Company Giving Away 10,000 Books

A woman is making care packages for residents of a senior living facility in Arlington, and a Grapevine-based publishing company is giving away 10,000 books to [...] Read full article: Ones For Texas: North Texan Makes Care P...→

Tampa Senior Living Centers Receiving Some Relief

Tampa Senior Living Centers Receiving Some Relief

Hillsborough County, FL - Seniors across Tampa are receiving some much-needed relief in the form of ready to eat meals.  Read full article: Tampa Senior Living Centers Receiving So...→

Senior living community orders lunch in bulk to help local businesses in Pasco County

Senior living community orders lunch in bulk to help local businesses in Pasco County

With restaurants depending solely on take out and delivery, every time the phone rings it’s a huge deal. There is one family eatery that received a days worth [...] Read full article: Senior living community orders lunch in ...→

30 staff members at Loudoun Co. senior living community stop working amid coronavirus concerns | WTOP

About 30 staff members at a senior living community in Ashburn, Virginia, are not working their normal shifts over concerns about infecting their loved ones at [...] Read full article: 30 staff members at Loudoun Co. senior l...→

Obesity one of the biggest risk factors in COVID-19 hospitalizations, study suggests

Obesity one of the biggest risk factors in COVID-19 hospitalizations, study suggests

Researchers looked at which factors were most associated with hospitalization and critical illness in over 4,000 New York patients. Read full article: Obesity one of the biggest risk factors ...→

Carol Stream senior living campus resident dies from COVID-19; 8 others infected

Carol Stream senior living campus resident dies from COVID-19; 8 others infected

A resident of a Carol Stream senior living community has died as part of the coronavirus outbreak, adding to the growing toll on nursing homes and other facili [...] Read full article: Carol Stream senior living campus reside...→

Another Person Dies and More COVID-19 Cases Reported at Senior Living Facilities in Dallas

Another Person Dies and More COVID-19 Cases Reported at Senior Living Facilities in Dallas

Less than 24 hours after announcing clusters of COVID-19 cases at senior living facilities, Monday afternoon Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins said more cases h [...] Read full article: Another Person Dies and More COVID-19 Ca...→

Heavy Drinking Tied to Increased Stroke Risk

Heavy Drinking Tied to Increased Stroke Risk

Heavy alcohol use can triple your risk for peripheral artery disease, a narrowing of arteries that results in reduced blood flow, usually to the legs. It can a [...] Read full article: Heavy Drinking Tied to Increased Stroke ...→

Dr. Kevin Campbell: Coronavirus and heart disease — 3 keys to help minimize your risk factors

Dr. Kevin Campbell: Coronavirus and heart disease — 3 keys to help minimize your risk factors

Certain groups of patients, including those with heart disease, tend to develop more severe forms of COVID-19 and have a much higher likelihood of death once i [...] Read full article: Dr. Kevin Campbell: Coronavirus and hear...→

Senior Living: In shutting out threat of coronavirus, seniors in continuing care communities feel shut in

Senior Living: In shutting out threat of coronavirus, seniors in continuing care communities feel shut in

Communities have responded by having staff check in regularly with vulnerable residents, offering to arrange video visits with family members, organizing Zoom [...] Read full article: Senior Living: In shutting out threat of...→

Texas lt. Gov Dan Patrick: ‘There are more important things than living’ during pandemic

Texas lt. Gov Dan Patrick: ‘There are more important things than living’ during pandemic

The lieutenant governor of Texas is pushing to completely reopen the Lone Star state — insisting “there are more important things than living” during the coron [...] Read full article: Texas lt. Gov Dan Patrick: ‘There are mo...→

Texas Lt. Governor on reopening economy: 'There are more important things than living'

Texas Lt. Governor on reopening economy: 'There are more important things than living'

Patrick was heavily criticized last month for suggesting on Fox News that senior citizens might be willing to die of coronavirus to save the U.S. economy. Read full article: Texas Lt. Governor on reopening economy:...→

Accused fentanyl dealer who tested positive for coronavirus living at senior home

Accused fentanyl dealer who tested positive for coronavirus living at senior home

An accused fentanyl dealer who was released from jail last week despite testing positive for coronavirus has reportedly been staying with his mother in a senio [...] Read full article: Accused fentanyl dealer who tested posit...→

Bickford Senior Living reporting all resident cases of COVID-19 on local websites

Bickford Senior Living reporting all resident cases of COVID-19 on local websites

As the COVID-19 virus continues to spread across the nation, senior and long-term care facilities are being hit especially hard. And for the most part, there i [...] Read full article: Bickford Senior Living reporting all res...→

Scarborough: Trump's GOP Acknowledging Bottom Line 'More Important' than Senior Citizens Dying

Scarborough: Trump's GOP Acknowledging Bottom Line 'More Important' than Senior Citizens Dying

Thursday on his MSNBC show "Morning Joe," Joe Scarborough weighed in on Republicans looking to reopen the United States economy with the spread of the coronavi [...] Read full article: Scarborough: Trump's GOP Acknowledging B...→

Are those living with HIV at higher risk of coronavirus? Experts weigh in

Are those living with HIV at higher risk of coronavirus? Experts weigh in

COVID-19 is most likely to affect HIV-positive people through secondary conditions, such as homelessness, old age and underlying health problems, experts say. Read full article: Are those living with HIV at higher risk...→

Utility worker gives impromptu performance to elderly woman sitting outside senior living facility

Utility worker gives impromptu performance to elderly woman sitting outside senior living facility

"She was so happy to see him. She knew his heart, even from the distance," the 94-year-old woman's daughter told CBS News. Read full article: Utility worker gives impromptu performan...→

Matthew McConaughey plays virtual bingo with Texas senior living facility residents in quarantine

Matthew McConaughey plays virtual bingo with Texas senior living facility residents in quarantine

Matthew McConaughey provided a bit of surprise entertainment for residents in quarantine at a Texas senior living facility on Monday amid the coronavirus outbr [...] Read full article: Matthew McConaughey plays virtual bingo ...→

Carol Stream senior living community has 7 cases of COVID-19

Carol Stream senior living community has 7 cases of COVID-19

The worsening coronavirus crisis in nursing homes has spread to a Carol Stream senior living community grappling with seven confirmed cases of COVID-19. Read full article: Carol Stream senior living community has...→

Company Makes Dental Hygiene Mints To Promote Oral Health At Senior Living Facilities

Company Makes Dental Hygiene Mints To Promote Oral Health At Senior Living Facilities

Senior living facilities are faced with the very difficult task of maintaining dental hygiene during the pandemic because staff is overwhelmed and can’t brush [...] Read full article: Company Makes Dental Hygiene Mints To Pr...→

‘Thanks for All You Do’: Parade of Love for Nurses at San Diego Senior Living Community

‘Thanks for All You Do’: Parade of Love for Nurses at San Diego Senior Living Community

A parade of love was held on National Nurses Day for the 400 nurses who work for a senior living community in San Diego. Read full article: ‘Thanks for All You Do’: Parade of Love ...→

All Residents, Staff to be Tested at McKinney Senior Living Center Battling COVID-19 Outbreak

All Residents, Staff to be Tested at McKinney Senior Living Center Battling COVID-19 Outbreak

Oxford Grand Assisted Living and Memory Care is battling one of the biggest coronavirus outbreaks at an assisted living facility in Texas. Now all residents an [...] Read full article: All Residents, Staff to be Tested at McK...→

Senior Living: The do’s and dont’s to prevent the spread of coronavirus

Senior Living: The do’s and dont’s to prevent the spread of coronavirus

We can prioritize prevention techniques that work while easing up on techniques that are less important. Read full article: Senior Living: The do’s and dont’s to pr...→

Families Concerned As More Residents Test Positive for COVID-19 at a McKinney Senior Living Facility

Families Concerned As More Residents Test Positive for COVID-19 at a McKinney Senior Living Facility

Families who have loved ones at Oxford Grand Assisted Living and Memory Care in McKinney are concerned for their safety, after more than dozen residents tested [...] Read full article: Families Concerned As More Residents Tes...→

7 Coronavirus-Related Deaths Reported at McKinney Senior Living Facility

7 Coronavirus-Related Deaths Reported at McKinney Senior Living Facility

A senior living center in McKinney is dealing with one of the largest clusters of COVID-19 deaths statewide at an assisted living facility. Read full article: 7 Coronavirus-Related Deaths Reported at...→

Some Families Wait to Move Loved Ones Into Senior Living Facilities Due to COVID-19

Some Families Wait to Move Loved Ones Into Senior Living Facilities Due to COVID-19

As local and state leaders drum up a plan to get back to normal, families are also waiting for guidance when it comes to long-term care facilities. For weeks, [...] Read full article: Some Families Wait to Move Loved Ones In...→

Senior Living: The seasonal allergy flare-ups that come with aging

Senior Living: The seasonal allergy flare-ups that come with aging

Allergens should not prevent you from spending time outdoors. It is still possible to enjoy participating in outdoor activities, even during allergy season. Read full article: Senior Living: The seasonal allergy flar...→

Asthma Is Absent Among Top Covid-19 Risk Factors, Early Data Shows

Asthma Is Absent Among Top Covid-19 Risk Factors, Early Data Shows

Despite warnings that asthmatics were at higher risk for severe illness from the coronavirus, asthma is showing up in only about five percent of New York State [...] Read full article: Asthma Is Absent Among Top Covid-19 Risk...→

Senior Living: Testing for coronavirus is the key

Senior Living: Testing for coronavirus is the key

Without plentiful testing, we risk overwhelming our hospitals and perhaps losing far too many of our beloved seniors for lack of ICU beds. That can’t happen. W [...] Read full article: Senior Living: Testing for coronavirus i...→

Healthy lifestyle behaviors at midlife linked to lower risk of stroke in women | MinnPost

“We found that changing to a healthy lifestyle, even in your 50s, still has the potential to prevent strokes,” says Goodarz Danael, the study’s lead author. Read full article: Healthy lifestyle behaviors at midlife l...→

5 Residents Of Revere Senior Living Facility Die From Coronavirus

5 Residents Of Revere Senior Living Facility Die From Coronavirus

Residents of the Jack Satter House in Revere are under quarantine after 5 residents have died from coronavirus. Read full article: 5 Residents Of Revere Senior Living Faci...→

State Suspends License of Hialeah Senior Living Center Over Coronavirus Concerns

State Suspends License of Hialeah Senior Living Center Over Coronavirus Concerns

The State of Florida has filed paperwork in court to suspend the license of a Hialeah assisted living facility over coronavirus concerns. The 67-bed long-term [...] Read full article: State Suspends License of Hialeah Senior...→

Company Makes Dental Hygiene Mints To Promote Oral Health At Senior Living Facilities

Company Makes Dental Hygiene Mints To Promote Oral Health At Senior Living Facilities

Senior living facilities are faced with the very difficult task of maintaining dental hygiene during the pandemic because staff is overwhelmed and can’t brush [...] Read full article: Company Makes Dental Hygiene Mints To Pr...→

All Residents, Staff to be Tested at McKinney Senior Living Center Battling COVID-19 Outbreak

All Residents, Staff to be Tested at McKinney Senior Living Center Battling COVID-19 Outbreak

Oxford Grand Assisted Living and Memory Care is battling one of the biggest coronavirus outbreaks at an assisted living facility in Texas. Now all residents an [...] Read full article: All Residents, Staff to be Tested at McK...→

Dr. Kevin Campbell: Coronavirus and heart disease — 3 keys to help minimize your risk factors

Dr. Kevin Campbell: Coronavirus and heart disease — 3 keys to help minimize your risk factors

Certain groups of patients, including those with heart disease, tend to develop more severe forms of COVID-19 and have a much higher likelihood of death once i [...] Read full article: Dr. Kevin Campbell: Coronavirus and hear...→

A new public health crisis: caring for older adults living in nursing homes, assisted living and senior care | MinnPost

A new public health crisis: caring for older adults living in nursing homes, assisted living and senior care | MinnPost

This unprecedented pandemic is turning a spotlight on the limitations of these living arrangements and the need to better care for our most vulnerable citizens [...] Read full article: A new public health crisis: caring for o...→

Families Concerned As More Residents Test Positive for COVID-19 at a McKinney Senior Living Facility

Families Concerned As More Residents Test Positive for COVID-19 at a McKinney Senior Living Facility

Families who have loved ones at Oxford Grand Assisted Living and Memory Care in McKinney are concerned for their safety, after more than dozen residents tested [...] Read full article: Families Concerned As More Residents Tes...→

Texas lt. Gov Dan Patrick: ‘There are more important things than living’ during pandemic

Texas lt. Gov Dan Patrick: ‘There are more important things than living’ during pandemic

The lieutenant governor of Texas is pushing to completely reopen the Lone Star state — insisting “there are more important things than living” during the coron [...] Read full article: Texas lt. Gov Dan Patrick: ‘There are mo...→

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick on reopening economy: 'More important things than living'

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick on reopening economy: 'More important things than living'

Texas Lt. Gov Dan Patrick doubled down on the controversial comments about risking lives in exchange for the American economy during a Fox News interview. Read full article: Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick on reopening ...→

Accused fentanyl dealer who tested positive for coronavirus living at senior home

Accused fentanyl dealer who tested positive for coronavirus living at senior home

An accused fentanyl dealer who was released from jail last week despite testing positive for coronavirus has reportedly been staying with his mother in a senio [...] Read full article: Accused fentanyl dealer who tested posit...→

Tampa Senior Living Centers Receiving Some Relief

Tampa Senior Living Centers Receiving Some Relief

Hillsborough County, FL - Seniors across Tampa are receiving some much-needed relief in the form of ready to eat meals.  Read full article: Tampa Senior Living Centers Receiving So...→

Senior Living: The seasonal allergy flare-ups that come with aging

Senior Living: The seasonal allergy flare-ups that come with aging

Allergens should not prevent you from spending time outdoors. It is still possible to enjoy participating in outdoor activities, even during allergy season. Read full article: Senior Living: The seasonal allergy flar...→

Scarborough: Trump's GOP Acknowledging Bottom Line 'More Important' than Senior Citizens Dying

Scarborough: Trump's GOP Acknowledging Bottom Line 'More Important' than Senior Citizens Dying

Thursday on his MSNBC show "Morning Joe," Joe Scarborough weighed in on Republicans looking to reopen the United States economy with the spread of the coronavi [...] Read full article: Scarborough: Trump's GOP Acknowledging B...→

30 staff members at Loudoun Co. senior living community stop working amid coronavirus concerns | WTOP

About 30 staff members at a senior living community in Ashburn, Virginia, are not working their normal shifts over concerns about infecting their loved ones at [...] Read full article: 30 staff members at Loudoun Co. senior l...→

Healthy lifestyle behaviors at midlife linked to lower risk of stroke in women | MinnPost

“We found that changing to a healthy lifestyle, even in your 50s, still has the potential to prevent strokes,” says Goodarz Danael, the study’s lead author. Read full article: Healthy lifestyle behaviors at midlife l...→

Matthew McConaughey plays virtual bingo with Texas senior living facility residents in quarantine

Matthew McConaughey plays virtual bingo with Texas senior living facility residents in quarantine

Matthew McConaughey provided a bit of surprise entertainment for residents in quarantine at a Texas senior living facility on Monday amid the coronavirus outbr [...] Read full article: Matthew McConaughey plays virtual bingo ...→

Carol Stream senior living campus resident dies from COVID-19; 8 others infected

Carol Stream senior living campus resident dies from COVID-19; 8 others infected

A resident of a Carol Stream senior living community has died as part of the coronavirus outbreak, adding to the growing toll on nursing homes and other facili [...] Read full article: Carol Stream senior living campus reside...→

5 Residents Of Revere Senior Living Facility Die From Coronavirus

5 Residents Of Revere Senior Living Facility Die From Coronavirus

Residents of the Jack Satter House in Revere are under quarantine after 5 residents have died from coronavirus. Read full article: 5 Residents Of Revere Senior Living Faci...→

Carol Stream senior living community has 7 cases of COVID-19

Carol Stream senior living community has 7 cases of COVID-19

The worsening coronavirus crisis in nursing homes has spread to a Carol Stream senior living community grappling with seven confirmed cases of COVID-19. Read full article: Carol Stream senior living community has...→

Senior Living: Live in your hands (and other strategies) for mental health

Senior Living: Live in your hands (and other strategies) for mental health

Learning, or relearning, strategies to cope with stress related to change and uncertainty is imperative is our radically altered reality.   Read full article: Senior Living: Live in your hands (and o...→

‘Thanks for All You Do’: Parade of Love for Nurses at San Diego Senior Living Community

‘Thanks for All You Do’: Parade of Love for Nurses at San Diego Senior Living Community

A parade of love was held on National Nurses Day for the 400 nurses who work for a senior living community in San Diego. Read full article: ‘Thanks for All You Do’: Parade of Love ...→

Heavy Drinking Tied to Increased Stroke Risk

Heavy Drinking Tied to Increased Stroke Risk

Heavy alcohol use can triple your risk for peripheral artery disease, a narrowing of arteries that results in reduced blood flow, usually to the legs. It can a [...] Read full article: Heavy Drinking Tied to Increased Stroke ...→

Skender completes senior living facility in Crystal Lake

Skender completes senior living facility in Crystal Lake

Skender recently completed construction of Residences of Crystal Lake, an affordable, independent senior living facility in Crystal Lake. Read full article: Skender completes senior living facility...→

Senior Living: The do’s and dont’s to prevent the spread of coronavirus

Senior Living: The do’s and dont’s to prevent the spread of coronavirus

We can prioritize prevention techniques that work while easing up on techniques that are less important. Read full article: Senior Living: The do’s and dont’s to pr...→

Senior Living: In shutting out threat of coronavirus, seniors in continuing care communities feel shut in

Senior Living: In shutting out threat of coronavirus, seniors in continuing care communities feel shut in

Communities have responded by having staff check in regularly with vulnerable residents, offering to arrange video visits with family members, organizing Zoom [...] Read full article: Senior Living: In shutting out threat of...→

Guardian: Secret visitations happening at senior assisted living facility with 7 COVID-19 deaths

Guardian: Secret visitations happening at senior assisted living facility with 7 COVID-19 deaths

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - A guardian of one of the residents of a Fort Lauderdale senior assisted living facility where seven residents have died... Read full article: Guardian: Secret visitations happening a...→

7 Coronavirus-Related Deaths Reported at McKinney Senior Living Facility

7 Coronavirus-Related Deaths Reported at McKinney Senior Living Facility

A senior living center in McKinney is dealing with one of the largest clusters of COVID-19 deaths statewide at an assisted living facility. Read full article: 7 Coronavirus-Related Deaths Reported at...→

Texas Lt. Governor on reopening economy: 'There are more important things than living'

Texas Lt. Governor on reopening economy: 'There are more important things than living'

Patrick was heavily criticized last month for suggesting on Fox News that senior citizens might be willing to die of coronavirus to save the U.S. economy. Read full article: Texas Lt. Governor on reopening economy:...→

Ones For Texas: North Texan Makes Care Packages For Senior Living Center, Local Publishing Company Giving Away 10,000 Books

Ones For Texas: North Texan Makes Care Packages For Senior Living Center, Local Publishing Company Giving Away 10,000 Books

A woman is making care packages for residents of a senior living facility in Arlington, and a Grapevine-based publishing company is giving away 10,000 books to [...] Read full article: Ones For Texas: North Texan Makes Care P...→

Some Families Wait to Move Loved Ones Into Senior Living Facilities Due to COVID-19

Some Families Wait to Move Loved Ones Into Senior Living Facilities Due to COVID-19

As local and state leaders drum up a plan to get back to normal, families are also waiting for guidance when it comes to long-term care facilities. For weeks, [...] Read full article: Some Families Wait to Move Loved Ones In...→

Bickford Senior Living reporting all resident cases of COVID-19 on local websites

Bickford Senior Living reporting all resident cases of COVID-19 on local websites

As the COVID-19 virus continues to spread across the nation, senior and long-term care facilities are being hit especially hard. And for the most part, there i [...] Read full article: Bickford Senior Living reporting all res...→

Senior living community orders lunch in bulk to help local businesses in Pasco County

Senior living community orders lunch in bulk to help local businesses in Pasco County

With restaurants depending solely on take out and delivery, every time the phone rings it’s a huge deal. There is one family eatery that received a days worth [...] Read full article: Senior living community orders lunch in ...→

Asthma Is Absent Among Top Covid-19 Risk Factors, Early Data Shows

Asthma Is Absent Among Top Covid-19 Risk Factors, Early Data Shows

Despite warnings that asthmatics were at higher risk for severe illness from the coronavirus, asthma is showing up in only about five percent of New York State [...] Read full article: Asthma Is Absent Among Top Covid-19 Risk...→

Are those living with HIV at higher risk of coronavirus? Experts weigh in

Are those living with HIV at higher risk of coronavirus? Experts weigh in

COVID-19 is most likely to affect HIV-positive people through secondary conditions, such as homelessness, old age and underlying health problems, experts say. Read full article: Are those living with HIV at higher risk...→

Obesity one of the biggest risk factors in COVID-19 hospitalizations, study suggests

Obesity one of the biggest risk factors in COVID-19 hospitalizations, study suggests

Researchers looked at which factors were most associated with hospitalization and critical illness in over 4,000 New York patients. Read full article: Obesity one of the biggest risk factors ...→

Senior Living: Testing for coronavirus is the key

Senior Living: Testing for coronavirus is the key

Without plentiful testing, we risk overwhelming our hospitals and perhaps losing far too many of our beloved seniors for lack of ICU beds. That can’t happen. W [...] Read full article: Senior Living: Testing for coronavirus i...→

Utility worker gives impromptu performance to elderly woman sitting outside senior living facility

Utility worker gives impromptu performance to elderly woman sitting outside senior living facility

"She was so happy to see him. She knew his heart, even from the distance," the 94-year-old woman's daughter told CBS News. Read full article: Utility worker gives impromptu performan...→

Another Person Dies and More COVID-19 Cases Reported at Senior Living Facilities in Dallas

Another Person Dies and More COVID-19 Cases Reported at Senior Living Facilities in Dallas

Less than 24 hours after announcing clusters of COVID-19 cases at senior living facilities, Monday afternoon Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins said more cases h [...] Read full article: Another Person Dies and More COVID-19 Ca...→

State Suspends License of Hialeah Senior Living Center Over Coronavirus Concerns

State Suspends License of Hialeah Senior Living Center Over Coronavirus Concerns

The State of Florida has filed paperwork in court to suspend the license of a Hialeah assisted living facility over coronavirus concerns. The 67-bed long-term [...] Read full article: State Suspends License of Hialeah Senior...→

Company Makes Dental Hygiene Mints To Promote Oral Health At Senior Living Facilities

Company Makes Dental Hygiene Mints To Promote Oral Health At Senior Living Facilities

Senior living facilities are faced with the very difficult task of maintaining dental hygiene during the pandemic because staff is overwhelmed and can’t brush [...] Read full article: Company Makes Dental Hygiene Mints To Pr...→

Senior Living: Live in your hands (and other strategies) for mental health

Senior Living: Live in your hands (and other strategies) for mental health

Learning, or relearning, strategies to cope with stress related to change and uncertainty is imperative is our radically altered reality.   Read full article: Senior Living: Live in your hands (and o...→

‘Thanks for All You Do’: Parade of Love for Nurses at San Diego Senior Living Community

‘Thanks for All You Do’: Parade of Love for Nurses at San Diego Senior Living Community

A parade of love was held on National Nurses Day for the 400 nurses who work for a senior living community in San Diego. Read full article: ‘Thanks for All You Do’: Parade of Love ...→

Heavy Drinking Tied to Increased Stroke Risk

Heavy Drinking Tied to Increased Stroke Risk

Heavy alcohol use can triple your risk for peripheral artery disease, a narrowing of arteries that results in reduced blood flow, usually to the legs. It can a [...] Read full article: Heavy Drinking Tied to Increased Stroke ...→

All Residents, Staff to be Tested at McKinney Senior Living Center Battling COVID-19 Outbreak

All Residents, Staff to be Tested at McKinney Senior Living Center Battling COVID-19 Outbreak

Oxford Grand Assisted Living and Memory Care is battling one of the biggest coronavirus outbreaks at an assisted living facility in Texas. Now all residents an [...] Read full article: All Residents, Staff to be Tested at McK...→

Skender completes senior living facility in Crystal Lake

Skender completes senior living facility in Crystal Lake

Skender recently completed construction of Residences of Crystal Lake, an affordable, independent senior living facility in Crystal Lake. Read full article: Skender completes senior living facility...→

Dr. Kevin Campbell: Coronavirus and heart disease — 3 keys to help minimize your risk factors

Dr. Kevin Campbell: Coronavirus and heart disease — 3 keys to help minimize your risk factors

Certain groups of patients, including those with heart disease, tend to develop more severe forms of COVID-19 and have a much higher likelihood of death once i [...] Read full article: Dr. Kevin Campbell: Coronavirus and hear...→

Senior Living: The do’s and dont’s to prevent the spread of coronavirus

Senior Living: The do’s and dont’s to prevent the spread of coronavirus

We can prioritize prevention techniques that work while easing up on techniques that are less important. Read full article: Senior Living: The do’s and dont’s to pr...→

A new public health crisis: caring for older adults living in nursing homes, assisted living and senior care | MinnPost

A new public health crisis: caring for older adults living in nursing homes, assisted living and senior care | MinnPost

This unprecedented pandemic is turning a spotlight on the limitations of these living arrangements and the need to better care for our most vulnerable citizens [...] Read full article: A new public health crisis: caring for o...→

Senior Living: In shutting out threat of coronavirus, seniors in continuing care communities feel shut in

Senior Living: In shutting out threat of coronavirus, seniors in continuing care communities feel shut in

Communities have responded by having staff check in regularly with vulnerable residents, offering to arrange video visits with family members, organizing Zoom [...] Read full article: Senior Living: In shutting out threat of...→

Families Concerned As More Residents Test Positive for COVID-19 at a McKinney Senior Living Facility

Families Concerned As More Residents Test Positive for COVID-19 at a McKinney Senior Living Facility

Families who have loved ones at Oxford Grand Assisted Living and Memory Care in McKinney are concerned for their safety, after more than dozen residents tested [...] Read full article: Families Concerned As More Residents Tes...→

Guardian: Secret visitations happening at senior assisted living facility with 7 COVID-19 deaths

Guardian: Secret visitations happening at senior assisted living facility with 7 COVID-19 deaths

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - A guardian of one of the residents of a Fort Lauderdale senior assisted living facility where seven residents have died... Read full article: Guardian: Secret visitations happening a...→

Texas lt. Gov Dan Patrick: ‘There are more important things than living’ during pandemic

Texas lt. Gov Dan Patrick: ‘There are more important things than living’ during pandemic

The lieutenant governor of Texas is pushing to completely reopen the Lone Star state — insisting “there are more important things than living” during the coron [...] Read full article: Texas lt. Gov Dan Patrick: ‘There are mo...→

7 Coronavirus-Related Deaths Reported at McKinney Senior Living Facility

7 Coronavirus-Related Deaths Reported at McKinney Senior Living Facility

A senior living center in McKinney is dealing with one of the largest clusters of COVID-19 deaths statewide at an assisted living facility. Read full article: 7 Coronavirus-Related Deaths Reported at...→

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick on reopening economy: 'More important things than living'

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick on reopening economy: 'More important things than living'

Texas Lt. Gov Dan Patrick doubled down on the controversial comments about risking lives in exchange for the American economy during a Fox News interview. Read full article: Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick on reopening ...→

Texas Lt. Governor on reopening economy: 'There are more important things than living'

Texas Lt. Governor on reopening economy: 'There are more important things than living'

Patrick was heavily criticized last month for suggesting on Fox News that senior citizens might be willing to die of coronavirus to save the U.S. economy. Read full article: Texas Lt. Governor on reopening economy:...→

Ones For Texas: North Texan Makes Care Packages For Senior Living Center, Local Publishing Company Giving Away 10,000 Books

Ones For Texas: North Texan Makes Care Packages For Senior Living Center, Local Publishing Company Giving Away 10,000 Books

A woman is making care packages for residents of a senior living facility in Arlington, and a Grapevine-based publishing company is giving away 10,000 books to [...] Read full article: Ones For Texas: North Texan Makes Care P...→

Accused fentanyl dealer who tested positive for coronavirus living at senior home

Accused fentanyl dealer who tested positive for coronavirus living at senior home

An accused fentanyl dealer who was released from jail last week despite testing positive for coronavirus has reportedly been staying with his mother in a senio [...] Read full article: Accused fentanyl dealer who tested posit...→

Some Families Wait to Move Loved Ones Into Senior Living Facilities Due to COVID-19

Some Families Wait to Move Loved Ones Into Senior Living Facilities Due to COVID-19

As local and state leaders drum up a plan to get back to normal, families are also waiting for guidance when it comes to long-term care facilities. For weeks, [...] Read full article: Some Families Wait to Move Loved Ones In...→

Tampa Senior Living Centers Receiving Some Relief

Tampa Senior Living Centers Receiving Some Relief

Hillsborough County, FL - Seniors across Tampa are receiving some much-needed relief in the form of ready to eat meals.  Read full article: Tampa Senior Living Centers Receiving So...→

Bickford Senior Living reporting all resident cases of COVID-19 on local websites

Bickford Senior Living reporting all resident cases of COVID-19 on local websites

As the COVID-19 virus continues to spread across the nation, senior and long-term care facilities are being hit especially hard. And for the most part, there i [...] Read full article: Bickford Senior Living reporting all res...→

Senior Living: The seasonal allergy flare-ups that come with aging

Senior Living: The seasonal allergy flare-ups that come with aging

Allergens should not prevent you from spending time outdoors. It is still possible to enjoy participating in outdoor activities, even during allergy season. Read full article: Senior Living: The seasonal allergy flar...→

Senior living community orders lunch in bulk to help local businesses in Pasco County

Senior living community orders lunch in bulk to help local businesses in Pasco County

With restaurants depending solely on take out and delivery, every time the phone rings it’s a huge deal. There is one family eatery that received a days worth [...] Read full article: Senior living community orders lunch in ...→

Scarborough: Trump's GOP Acknowledging Bottom Line 'More Important' than Senior Citizens Dying

Scarborough: Trump's GOP Acknowledging Bottom Line 'More Important' than Senior Citizens Dying

Thursday on his MSNBC show "Morning Joe," Joe Scarborough weighed in on Republicans looking to reopen the United States economy with the spread of the coronavi [...] Read full article: Scarborough: Trump's GOP Acknowledging B...→

Asthma Is Absent Among Top Covid-19 Risk Factors, Early Data Shows

Asthma Is Absent Among Top Covid-19 Risk Factors, Early Data Shows

Despite warnings that asthmatics were at higher risk for severe illness from the coronavirus, asthma is showing up in only about five percent of New York State [...] Read full article: Asthma Is Absent Among Top Covid-19 Risk...→

30 staff members at Loudoun Co. senior living community stop working amid coronavirus concerns | WTOP

About 30 staff members at a senior living community in Ashburn, Virginia, are not working their normal shifts over concerns about infecting their loved ones at [...] Read full article: 30 staff members at Loudoun Co. senior l...→

Are those living with HIV at higher risk of coronavirus? Experts weigh in

Are those living with HIV at higher risk of coronavirus? Experts weigh in

COVID-19 is most likely to affect HIV-positive people through secondary conditions, such as homelessness, old age and underlying health problems, experts say. Read full article: Are those living with HIV at higher risk...→

Obesity one of the biggest risk factors in COVID-19 hospitalizations, study suggests

Obesity one of the biggest risk factors in COVID-19 hospitalizations, study suggests

Researchers looked at which factors were most associated with hospitalization and critical illness in over 4,000 New York patients. Read full article: Obesity one of the biggest risk factors ...→

Senior Living: Testing for coronavirus is the key

Senior Living: Testing for coronavirus is the key

Without plentiful testing, we risk overwhelming our hospitals and perhaps losing far too many of our beloved seniors for lack of ICU beds. That can’t happen. W [...] Read full article: Senior Living: Testing for coronavirus i...→

Utility worker gives impromptu performance to elderly woman sitting outside senior living facility

Utility worker gives impromptu performance to elderly woman sitting outside senior living facility

"She was so happy to see him. She knew his heart, even from the distance," the 94-year-old woman's daughter told CBS News. Read full article: Utility worker gives impromptu performan...→

Healthy lifestyle behaviors at midlife linked to lower risk of stroke in women | MinnPost

“We found that changing to a healthy lifestyle, even in your 50s, still has the potential to prevent strokes,” says Goodarz Danael, the study’s lead author. Read full article: Healthy lifestyle behaviors at midlife l...→

Matthew McConaughey plays virtual bingo with Texas senior living facility residents in quarantine

Matthew McConaughey plays virtual bingo with Texas senior living facility residents in quarantine

Matthew McConaughey provided a bit of surprise entertainment for residents in quarantine at a Texas senior living facility on Monday amid the coronavirus outbr [...] Read full article: Matthew McConaughey plays virtual bingo ...→

Carol Stream senior living campus resident dies from COVID-19; 8 others infected

Carol Stream senior living campus resident dies from COVID-19; 8 others infected

A resident of a Carol Stream senior living community has died as part of the coronavirus outbreak, adding to the growing toll on nursing homes and other facili [...] Read full article: Carol Stream senior living campus reside...→

5 Residents Of Revere Senior Living Facility Die From Coronavirus

5 Residents Of Revere Senior Living Facility Die From Coronavirus

Residents of the Jack Satter House in Revere are under quarantine after 5 residents have died from coronavirus. Read full article: 5 Residents Of Revere Senior Living Faci...→

Another Person Dies and More COVID-19 Cases Reported at Senior Living Facilities in Dallas

Another Person Dies and More COVID-19 Cases Reported at Senior Living Facilities in Dallas

Less than 24 hours after announcing clusters of COVID-19 cases at senior living facilities, Monday afternoon Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins said more cases h [...] Read full article: Another Person Dies and More COVID-19 Ca...→

Carol Stream senior living community has 7 cases of COVID-19

Carol Stream senior living community has 7 cases of COVID-19

The worsening coronavirus crisis in nursing homes has spread to a Carol Stream senior living community grappling with seven confirmed cases of COVID-19. Read full article: Carol Stream senior living community has...→