Summer is in full swing but we’ve got lots of cool activities scheduled this month to keep our residents active and engaged. Lots of birthdays to celebrate, shopping trips, games, Gospel performances and much more.
Our parents always asked that we listen to them, but what happens when they refuse to listen to us? Some adult children are finding that their parents don’t always know best when it comes to their diet, driving, housing, medication and more. Research out of Penn State University, the New Jersey Institute for Successful Aging and the Rowan University
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2019 Observance Dates: May 12-18 What are you doing for yourself and others every day? What makes you happy? How are you contributing to your happiness and the happiness of others? Every day, skilled nursing centers like Curis Wilkesboro Nursing and Rehabilitation assist our seniors and people with disabilities in living their happiest and best lives. Whether
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If your parent or loved one is having surgery or they’ve been in the hospital, it’s likely they’ll be referred to an in-patient rehabilitation center to help them recover. You may be wondering what their stay will be like and how their days will be structured. Regardless of whether they’re in for a few days
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March is here, and we’ve got Mardi Gras, St. Patrick’s Day, $1.00 Jeans Day and the first day of Spring along with a full calendar of activities to keep our residents engaged. Plus… several birthdays to celebrate!
The older you get, the more important strength, agility, power, and lean mass become in maintaining your health. Most seniors expect strength and all the other elements of physical ability to decrease but exercise is good for just about everyone, including senior citizens. There are four different types of exercises: Aerobic, or endurance, activities to
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Curis Wilkesboro is very happy to announce that August “Gus” Gephardt has joined our team as our Administrator. Gus served in the Air Force for 20 years where he was an aircraft mechanic. After retiring, he started his career in the Healthcare Industry five years ago where he has was involved in a natural disaster
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After your senior loved one is discharged from the hospital, they may still need care from a short-term or long-term rehabilitation center but there may be complications during the admission process that cause them to be readmitted into the hospital. However, here are some steps to help identify high-risk admissions to rehab or home health
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Aging is something that has the power to cause anxiety and concern in the minds of almost anyone. However, with the proper information, it is possible to grow older with confidence and hope. Take advantage of the advice contained in this article, and you can look forward to experiencing what may turn out to be
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Finding the right skilled nursing facility for yourself, a family member, or a friend can be a major task, but it’s not impossible. There are lots of factors that go into making a decision, and taking things one step at a time will make the process easier. Traditional nursing homes are different from assisted living
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