It is common for adults to encounter balance and coordination problems as they age. This can be a result of illness, stroke or other health issues. Balance issues can result in falls and potential injuries, and are a legitimate safety concern for older adults. The following exercises and tips can help you or your loved […]
In most cases, as parents age, their need for help is gradual. However, unforeseen outcomes from a fall or stroke, for instance, might require physical or occupational therapy, or even ‘round-the-clock assistance. When a shift in care is needed, whether it’s planning for long-term or immediate care, there are many places you can look to […]
Towne Club Windermere was privileged to shelter evacuees from Marshes at Skidaway Island during Hurricane Matthew. The Forsyth County News recently wrote a news story regarding our effort. To read the article in its entirety, Click Here
Most people know that swimming in a standard pool is a great workout and antidote for stress, but it may surprise you that swimming in a salt-water pool provides even more health benefits!
We all know that bones form our skeleton, providing a framework to which muscles attach, acting like levers to create movement. But did you know bones are comprised of dynamic, living tissues that constantly break down and remodel themselves? In fact, you end up with a completely new skeleton about every 10 years!
As you age, you start sleeping, “like a baby.” That phrase typically means sleeping soundly. But as many parents can attest, it more often means frequent waking, early bedtimes and early rising, and napping during the day.