Volunteers can be viewed as the glue that holds a community together. Nearly every aspect of society is impacted by the work of individuals willing to roll up their sleeves and give of themselves to help others.
Sometimes dismissed as an old wives' tale or a folk belief, the idea that weather triggers aches is slowly being backed by science. Seniors desiring to better predict their pain and manage it during changing weather conditions can explore this guide for tips and information on the latest medical information and studies.
Animals can provide soothing companionship, and some independent and assisted living communities accept and encourage owners to keep a suitable pet. At Lifestream at Youngtown, we provide floor plans that can accommodate a small pet in the independent living wing.
You might not always understand your grandchildren, but you want to support them in any way possible. Contributing to education for your grandchildren is one way to support their academic goals. You can start contributing at any time, whether your grandkids are still babies or they've already graduated college. Explore these ways to contribute with options for all budgets.
Your mood can determine many things in your life, not just how enjoyable your day is. According to experts, your mood can improve your health. LifeStream at Youngtown in Arizona is committed to providing an assisted living community where residents can cultivate good mood-boosting habits. Here are some habits that are easy to incorporate in an assisted living setting.
It seems the older you get, the more you need to understand the human body, especially if you want to continue your vibrant, active lifestyle. Learning about cholesterol, including why it’s important and how to manage it, can help minimize your risks of certain health conditions involving the circulatory system. Below are eight facts to help you understand how cholesterol can affect your life and how you can affect your cholesterol.
Candles have come a long way since being used as a main source of light for centuries. Nowadays, candles are used to create a warm ambiance with their soft lighting and beautiful designs. Others are used to provide soothing scents to spaces. For seniors, candle making can be a calming hobby or a fun way to supplement a pension income. If you're in a small space, here's what you need to know.
When you look at your group of friends, how much diversity do you see? You likely have different interests and backgrounds, but it's common to stick to friends within your own generation. Expanding your circle to include younger friends can offer many benefits.
With lots of on-site amenities, like exercise programs and enriching activities, LifeStream at Youngtown offers plenty of ways to stay busy. Still, it's nice to get out and explore Youngtown and the surrounding areas when you want a change of scenery. Youngtown itself is quite small, but nearby communities keep residents close to lots of other options. Try these activities the next time you want to explore the area.
You've likely seen plenty of headlines claiming to reveal the secret to a strong immune system. But the truth is, keeping your body healthy overall is the best way to boost your immunity. When your body is healthy, it can do all the functions it needs to do more efficiently while fighting off the germs you come into contact with daily. Follow these tips to make healthy changes that can also help you avoid getting the flu, colds and other bugs.