HOW TO TALK ABOUT FINANCES WITH AN AGING PARENT

HOW TO TALK ABOUT FINANCES WITH AN AGING PARENT

As your parents get older, they may need help managing their finances. This is a sensitive topic that may not be an easy discussion. Although finances may be an uncomfortable topic, it is important to initiate the conversation about their wishes and what you can do if...
3 things to know about Dementia

3 things to know about Dementia

3 things to know about dementia June is Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month, which is an opportunity to take action against this fatal disease and other dementias. President Ronald Regan designated June as Alzheimer’s Awareness Month in 1983 – a time when there...
Seniors and Skin Cancer

Seniors and Skin Cancer

Seniors and skin cancer Each year in the United States, more than 5 million people are treated for skin cancer. According to the CDC, most cases of skin cancer are found in people older than 65 years of age. May is National Skin Care Prevention and Detection Month,...
HOW TO TALK ABOUT FINANCES WITH AN AGING PARENT

3 Reasons Walking Improves Your Health

3 reasons walking improves your health Physical activity doesn’t need to be complex. You can live a healthier live just by incorporating a simple brisk walk into your daily routine. The benefits of physical activity depend on three elements: the intensity, duration,...
Award winner! BEST OF SENIOR LIVING IN AURORA, IL

Award winner! BEST OF SENIOR LIVING IN AURORA, IL

A PLACE FOR MOM HONORS PLUM LANDING RETIREMENT COMMUNITY WITH 2021 BEST OF SENIOR LIVING AWARD AND  CELEBRATES A YEAR OF TRIUMPH OVER ADVERSITY Top Reviews from Residents and Families Showcase Outstanding Care Provided by PLUM LANDING RETIREMENT COMMUNITY to Keep...
Holistic Remedies for Arthritis Sufferers

Holistic Remedies for Arthritis Sufferers

Holistic remedies for arthritis sufferers From knees and hips to hands and other joints throughout your body, you may experience pain for no obvious reason. Arthritis is a common problem that can take on many forms. Arthritis is a joint disorder with inflammation in...
Choosing my next home – where do I start?

Choosing my next home – where do I start?

After managing Plum Landing for 20+ years I thought it might benefit prospective residents and/or their families to share some of what I’ve learned during that time. First and foremost, I’ve learned that it really is all about hospitality, treating others as you’d...