5 Ways for Seniors to Stay Happy & Healthy While Self-Isolating

Social distancing and self-isolation are absolutely necessary to protect those of us over the age of 65 from the new coronavirus and COVID-19. Especially those with underlying health issues, such as diabetes, a suppressed immune system, or heart and lung problems. Unfortunately, being stuck inside and feeling cut off from the world can lead to…
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Resident Advisors: Added Benefit in Our Senior Living Communities

March is National Social Work month, which seems like the perfect time to remind both our existing residents and those seniors who may be considering a move to Eddy Senior Living about our Resident Advisor Services. Like social workers, our Resident Advisors help seniors solve and cope with problems in their everyday lives. What is…
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Winter Activities Popular at Eddy Senior Living

Winters in the Albany Capital Region can be challenging for people of all ages, but they are particularly difficult for seniors. Below freezing temperatures compounded by snow and ice accumulations make it unsafe to drive or even walk outside, not to mention the hazards of snow removal. Family members and caregivers, too, are limited by…
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Tips for Organizing Medical Information for Seniors & Caregivers

For aging parents and their adult children, organizing and keeping track of essential health information can be a challenge. This is particularly true if caregiving responsibilities are shared among several relatives, or if a senior has chronic medical conditions that require the care of multiple providers. The first step to getting organized is to collect…
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