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Health & Aging

7 Ways to be an Active Senior During the Cold Winter Months

By: Doug Atkinson
January 5th, 2017

It’s easy to fall into a sedentary lifestyle in the winter. With the cold weather and snow, it can be hard to get outside or stay active. We all know that staying on the couch all day can be bad for you, but the good news is there are several easy and fun ways to stay fit in the winter.

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9 Holiday Travel Tips for Seniors

By: Doug Atkinson
December 7th, 2016

The holiday season is here, and for most people that means a lot of travel. It would be nice if everyone in your family could simply come to your house every year, but that’s not always possible. Since you’ll probably find yourself planning a trip in the near future, we’ve compiled a list of holiday travel tips for seniors to make sure you get to your destination safe and sound, and to keep your trip from breaking the bank.

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Kirkland Village located in top city to retire

By: Doug Atkinson
November 8th, 2016

Money Magazine has released its latest rankings for best places to retire, and Bethlehem, PA, is ranked first out of all cities in the Northeast region. With a community in Bethlehem, Kirkland Village, Presbyterian Senior Living is poised to provide you with the best options for retirement in the region’s best city.

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Health & Aging

Lifelong Fitness for Wholeness of Body, Mind and Spirit

By: Presbyterian Senior Living
October 25th, 2016

Physical fitness is an important component of healthy aging, but it’s not the only kind of fitness that’s important. At Presbyterian Senior Living communities, we offer residents opportunities to participate in activities that improve lifelong fitness, including brain fitness and overall mental and physical fitness. There are a wide variety of activities and habits that help promote overall wellness and health. What you choose to do isn’t as important as choosing to do them consistently!

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Health & Aging

12 Signs It's Time to Consider Personal Care for Your Loved One

By: Presbyterian Senior Living
September 13th, 2016

Have you found yourself suddenly faced with the decision of having to choose a long term care facility for mom or dad? With so many options and so little time, how does one decide what’s best for their current situation?

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A Holistic Approach to Aging Well

By: Presbyterian Senior Living
August 23rd, 2016

Seniors all over the world are taking a stand—defying the stereotypes that have been placed on them by society. You're too old…you're not social…your mind isn't what it used to be…you're unproductive…you're not creative…your health has declined. The list goes on and on. These stereotypes are actually a part of a larger problem called ageism—the discrimination against individuals or groups of people based on their age.

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