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September 5, 2018 — Bingo with Jennifer with Dierksen Hospice

Success Story: Charles A.

September 5, 2018 — Charles adams was discharged from edgewood manor on 6/10/2018. Mr. Adams is the husband of a longtime resident at edgewood manor. One day he came to our facility a little disoriented, and it was obvious to those who knew him that something had happened. He was taken to the hospital and on release from the... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

September 5, 2018 — I would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to all of our hard working employees that care for our residents here at Edgewood Manor . From the nursing team, to the management team, housekeeping, activities, laundry, dietary and maintenance, we are all a great team and I am grateful to have such a magnificent... Read More

September is Healthy Aging Month

September 5, 2018 — How to Age Healthy, Wealthy and Wise You may feel overwhelmed by the amount of advice that is available when it comes to dealing with aging. Here are some of the most important tips: Eating a nutritious diet is an essential component in healthy aging. You want to eat plenty of fruits, vegetables, whole grain... Read More

What Can Bees Do For You?

August 3, 2018 — Thanks to bees, people can taste the sweetness of honey and enjoy the health benefits as well. Honey is a great source of nutrition. It contains many enzymes, vitamins, minerals and amino acids, as well as fructose, glucose, and water. Honey makes a good alternative to sugar in food and beverages. In addition, honey also... Read More

Several Ways To Improve Your Memory

August 3, 2018 — If you have trouble with memory and focus, the problem may not be directly related to your brain. Physical exercise has been shown to improve brain function significantly. Do 30 to 60 minutes of exercise per day and see if that doesn’t help clear up problems associated with a foggy brain. Getting plenty of exercise... Read More

Happy Birthday and Welcome!

August 3, 2018 — Residents Margie H. August 02 Willi M. August 07 Delores C. August 08 Dorla S. August 09 Geraldine M. August 13 Barbara R. August 17 Lois L. August 21 Mary B. August 21 Staff April B. August 11 Omie C. August 21 Kissy M. August 21 Charlotte B. August 25 Welcome! Dorla S. Jerry B.

Family Members Are an Important Part of a Resident’s Care Team

July 3, 2018 — When an elder loved one moves into a senior living community, family members are often concerned about how their loved one will deal with their new surroundings. Will they get the care they need? Will they be happy in their new home? What can I do to ensure a successful transition? Research shows that family... Read More