Assisted Living Care Levels at Saint Simeon’s

If you’re reading this article, you may be concerned about living at home safely and happily. Or, you’re worried about an older loved one living alone in their home. In either case, you’re probably starting to investigate assisted living — what it means in general and what assisted living levels of care are available within…

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Parkinson’s Disease Symptoms & Treatment

Receiving a diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease (PD) can be shocking and unsettling. And while there are treatments, Parkinson’s  is chronic and progressive and  there is no known cure. In most cases, the cause is unknown. Symptoms vary widely. And there is no brain scan or blood test to definitively determine a diagnosis. About 60,000 Americans…

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Caring for a Parent with Alzheimer’s Disease: What’s Next After a Diagnosis?

Witnessing your loved one’s health change over time is never easy. It’s even harder to accept if your parent has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. Coming to terms with your parent’s diagnosis can be an emotional challenge and it’s natural to feel overwhelmed. Just know that you’re not alone and there are a multitude of…

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What Assisted Living is Like

When searching for an assisted living community in the Tulsa area, you want one that matches your lifestyle and needs best. Saint Simeon’s offers a variety of unique amenities, services and apartment options that truly set our community apart from the rest. When you become a resident of our assisted living community, you will have…

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Indoor Exercises for Seniors to Do at Home

The winter season is here, which means spending time outside may become more difficult as temperatures drop and the weather changes here in Tulsa, OK. But regular exercise during the winter months can be even more important for maintaining energy levels and boosting mood. Research shows that a regular amount of physical activity can provide…

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Senior Immune Health: How to Boost Your Immune System

Your immune system plays a crucial role in your overall health but it probably isn’t something you think about often, especially when you’re feeling well. The moment you start to feel under the weather, though, you may wonder what you can do to feel better again. How well your immune system is functioning has everything…

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When is the Right Time to Downsize?

Downsizing. It isn’t something you typically think about until, well, it’s time to downsize. The process of downsizing itself can oftentimes take on a negative connotation. After all, downsizing does mean you will undergo a big change in where you live and how you spend your time. However, downsizing can actually be a great, positive…

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