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Long-term care, Grand Oaks

What is Long-Term Care?

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

Long-term care is an essential service for many seniors. This type of care is provided to someone for an extended period of time, often to assist with chronic illness, disability,.. read more

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An Apple a Day Keeps the Doctor Away: Nutrition as Preventative Medicine

Posted on March 29th, 2017 · Posted in Grand Oaks

We’ve been taught since childhood that an apple a day keeps the doctor away. While this phrase was often used by our parents to coerce us into eating our greens,.. read more

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The Benefits of Assisted Living

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

As we age, we often avoid moving at all costs, even if it costs us our safety. While being cared for at home is usually our first option, it may.. read more

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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

Medication management, Grand Oaks

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

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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, Grand Oaks

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

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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

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