Importance of Flu Shots for Seniors

Importance of Flu Shots for Seniors

If you are an older adult, care for one or have one in your life, you should care about influenza, commonly called the flu. People age 65 and older are at increased risk for flu complications because their immune systems perform less effectively...

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Hidden Fall Risks

Hidden Fall Risks

With winter weather fast approaching, it’s important to remember that with this new season comes new risks for senior citizens. Hidden fall risks are everywhere – from rain to snow, and black ice – make sure you and your loved ones...

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Daylight Saving Challenges for Seniors

Daylight Saving Challenges for Seniors

Daylight Saving is right around the corner! On November 5th, we’ll be “falling back” one hour. While some are happy to have this extra hour of sleep, this time change can present a few challenges for our aging citizens. From altered sleep...

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Courville Communities FAQs

Courville Communities FAQs

What’s the difference between assisted living and a nursing home? While many people use the two terms interchangeably, assisted living and nursing homes are two very different kinds of facilities. So, in case you were wondering, here’s the...

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