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The Best Diet for Seniors

The best diet for seniors is one that provides all the nutrition their body needs. A good place to start is with these recommendations from the USDA’s Dietary Guidelines for Americans: Eat plenty of fruits and vegetables Choose healthier sources of protein such as fish, chicken, nuts and beans Substitute whole grains for refined grains …

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Stress Management Activities for Seniors

Navigating Bumps in the Road Stress is a normal part of life. However, as bodies age, coping with stress isn’t as easy as it used to be. Resilience to stress is a complex, orchestrated response, reliant on a robust immune system, heart health, brain fitness, and other physical and mental factors. As lungs, heart and …

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How to Use Technology to Keep Grandchildren and Grandparents Connected

  New Ways to Connect Face-to-face visits are not always an option these days, but thankfully, long-distance relationships are easier than ever to maintain. Where phone calls or letters were once the only things to do with grandkids, grandparents can now interact with them in countless imaginative ways. Technology makes the difference, of course — …

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How to Take a Virtual Tour of Senior Living

Technology continues to provide brilliant new answers to old problems. Many seniors are looking for new ways to determine how to choose a senior living community. One smart way communities like The Heritage at Brentwood® are accommodating those seniors and their families is with virtual tours and appointments. Though this is a very practical solution …

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How to Prepare A Dog for Moving into Senior Living

Moving into a pet-friendly senior living community and starting a brand-new lifestyle can be exciting, stressful and perhaps a little overwhelming. It’s safe to say that if there’s a dog in the house, it’s probably picking up on its owner’s feelings and responding to the changes in the daily routine. Just like humans, dogs can …

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How to Write an Autobiography: A Beginner’s Guide

Why to Write an Autobiography Everyone has a good story to share. An autobiography is an opportunity to tell a life story and shape how others remember us. It’s an entire lifetime of experiences and memories, and a unique path through life’s ups and downs that is worth recording. This blog post will provide guidance …

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Opening up Our Community

Federal and state governments are releasing plans to reopen the economy to essential business. While this is an encouraging sign to our country’s response to COVID-19, please know this process will be taken thoughtfully at The Heritage at Brentwood. We will implement a three-phased approach when reopening our community. Decisions for each phase will be …

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