Blog - September 2018
Top Foods for Brain Health
Posted on September 14, 2018 in Health and Wellness
At Ohio Living Breckenridge Village, we believe that successful living involves adopting a philosophy that addresses the physical, mental and spiritual well-being of all our residents. While most people consider learning an essential tool for intellectual fulfillment, providing the brain with the right nourishment is equally important. Making purposeful choices for nutrition, like these mentioned below, can help you keep your brain healthy and may even be instrumental in warding off or slowing the progress of conditions like dementia or Alzheimer’s disease.Tips to help families cope with Alzheimer's, mitigate tensions and relieve stress
Posted on September 07, 2018 in Caregiving
Receiving an Alzheimer's diagnosis is never easy — it's life changing, not only for the person receiving the diagnosis but for their family members as well. The disease can exact a devastating toll on family relationships unless everyone pitches in to support caregivers and take steps to secure the financial future of the person with Alzheimer's. These are a few important takeaways from a new survey by the Alzheimer’s Association.
Blog - August 2018
Housing Options for Older Adults
Posted on August 31, 2018 in Senior Lifestyle Options
While talking with older adults and their adult children in and around the Cincinnati area, we often hear questions about the lifestyle options for older adults. For older adults who are just beginning their search, the variety of choices can be overwhelming. Here is an overview of each of the options and how they might meet your needs.Crafting Activities for You and Your Friends
Posted on August 24, 2018 in Learning
Crafting is a great way to spend an afternoon or two with a few of your finest friends, creating something as a group or as individuals within a group. These items may be items you keep, give as gifts, or donate to charities to help others in need.6 Brain Games to Keep Your Mind Sharp
Posted on August 17, 2018 in Learning
As you move forward in life, your body is not the only thing that requires exercise and activity- your brain does too. It's important to do things differently to challenge your brain. Your brain needs not only physical activity, but mental stimulation as well to stay fit.