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Wellness Programs Help Seniors Live Longer, Healthier Lives

Senior wellness programs offer a variety of health benefits as well as education and information resources for seniors. Wellness incorporates all aspects of health, including the physical, mental, spiritual and environmental. Wellness programs are those that work to positively influence these areas of a person’s life to improve overall health and well-being. Guiding behaviors such…

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What Is a Transient Ischemic Attack?

Senior Citizens no longer need to fear getting older or being alone.  At Discovery Commons At Wildewood, our supportive communities and luxury lifestyles give you the support you need to be your most vibrant self, so you can actively and joyfully engage again in the world around you. Come visit us today at our location…

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What Is Independent Living for Seniors?

There are a number of senior living options these days, and for seniors who are considering where they want to spend their retirement, these options can seem overwhelming. For example, today, you have to select from senior apartments, independent living, assisted living, personal care, and more. However, before you take your first step toward choosing…

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Assisted Living for Seniors

If you are considering moving to a senior living community, first, consider the level of care you or your loved one will need. Your living options will depend on your independence level and your goals for retirement. After considering these attributes of your life, next, find out if assisted living for seniors is the best…

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How to Choose an Independent Living Facility

Many seniors decide to move to a senior living community at some point in their retirement. Moving into an independent living facility should feel like a seamless transition from one stage of life to another. To that end, the community you choose should represent the lifestyle you want to continue to enjoy, even as you…

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Common Cold Myths

Discovery Commons At Wildewood understands the precautions necessary during these uncertain times of COVID-19. All of our Assisted Living, Memory Care, and Respite Care staff and residents are exercising extreme caution. Contact us online or give us a call at 301-960-3863 to learn more about how we’re keeping our California, MD senior living community safe!…

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How to Downsize for Retirement

Discovery Commons At Wildewood understands the motions that families go through when preparing to move into a senior living community. Whether looking for yourself or an aging parent, be sure to plan your move accordingly. While you’re at it, be sure to research senior living options like Assisted Living, Memory Care, or Respite Care before…

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Avoiding Conflict Between Siblings When It Comes To Aging Parents’ Care

When it comes to caring for aging parents, everyone has their own ideas of what senior care options they think are best. More often than not, siblings disagree about what to do sometimes to the point of rendering them unable to speak to each other. Discovery Commons At Bradenton staff understands how difficult this process…