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Health Care in the Heart of Stuart, Florida

Posted on March 6th, 2017 · Posted in Grand Oaks

The Visiting Nurse Association of Florida has served the community of Stuart since 1976. The agency started with one office manager, one nurse, and one part-time physical therapist, and performed.. read more

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Four Important Benefits to Medication Management at Grand Oaks

Posted on February 7th, 2017 · Posted in Grand Oaks

Modern medicine has provided us with a multitude of treatments to medicate a variety of illnesses. While this progress is remarkable, it also means that many of us take several.. read more

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Four Reasons to Prioritize Balance as You Age

Posted on January 25th, 2017 · Posted in Grand Oaks

We’ve heard it before—life is about balance. Whether it’s regarding your physical and mental health, personal life, or dietary habits, maintaining stability is always something we work towards. However, maintaining.. read more

alzheimer's care

Alzheimer’s Care, at Grand Oaks and at Home

Posted on January 17th, 2017 · Posted in Grand Oaks

Alzheimer’s care is an important aspect of the modern healthcare system. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, there was an estimated 5.4 million Americans of varying ages with Alzheimer’s disease in.. read more

fall prevention

Fall Prevention, More Essential Than One May Think

Posted on January 5th, 2017 · Posted in Grand Oaks

It may or may not surprise you that millions of older adults fall annually. According to the Center for Disease Control or CDC, around 2.8 million (65 and older) adults.. read more

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Grand Oaks Celebrates the Season

Posted on December 30th, 2016 · Posted in Grand Oaks

The holiday season has come and gone. Many of us are experiencing the post-holiday blues, while others are breathing a sigh of relief. No matter how you may feel about.. read more

senior care

Senior Care with a Personal Touch

Posted on December 15th, 2016 · Posted in Grand Oaks

At Grand Oaks, residents aren’t just a face in the crowd. While our communities are grand, they are intimate, at under 100 residents per community. With a smaller number of.. read more

elderly care

Choosing an Elderly Care Community You Can Count on

Posted on December 6th, 2016 · Posted in Grand Oaks

Choosing an elderly care provider for yourself or a loved one is a big decision. With all of the information about senior care available on the Internet, selecting the right.. read more

Alzheimer's

The Difference Between Alzheimer’s and Dementia

Posted on November 16th, 2016 · Posted in Grand Oaks

In honor of Alzheimer’s Awareness Month, let’s address the difference between Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. Most people understand what both imply: memory loss, impaired communication, poor judgment, confusion, etc. But.. read more

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Improve Your Memory with These Everyday Activities

Posted on November 11th, 2016 · Posted in Grand Oaks

As society continues to live longer, memory-related disorders and diseases continue to plague our elderly. While this is concerning, there are several ways to improve memory skills that may help you.. read more

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