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Senior isolating and alone

Emotional Wellness: How to Fight Loneliness

In today’s world, catching up with your friends and family is simple–in a heartbeat, with just the click of a mouse, we connect. We can “be” with just about anyone with little effort. But for older adults, keeping in touch with loved ones or old friends online just isn’t enough. […]
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7 Questions to Ask Your Aging Parents About Their Finances

“Let’s talk about your finances.” Just hearing that can cause your parents’ wall to come up.  It can be a difficult conversation to have at any age or with anyone, especially when that conversation is with your aging parents in preparation for long-term care. When it comes time to have […]
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Tips from Traditions Video Mini-Series: Initial Steps for Residency

We’re thrilled to introduce our mini-series: Tips from Traditions. We hope that this series will help you navigate the maze of senior living options. We understand this can be a trying time, but hope to make it as easy as possible for you. This first part addresses the initial steps […]
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Staying Sharp: Why Online Courses Are Ideal for Seniors

 Article by Annie Coop The future of education is changing, thanks to online learning. Issues such as accessibility and distance have long put educational rights on the back burner, but online learning addresses all these. A common misconception, however, is that it remains too selective with its students, particularly with […]
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5 Ways Socialization Benefits Older Adults

Have you ever noticed that the happiest, most confident young people are those with meaningful relationships with their family and friends? For most kids, and even young adults, this social interaction is easy breezy and comes naturally. But as we age, making friends and building relationships with other people gets […]
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Lemonade in the Shade

  Cool off from the heat with a nice refreshing glass of lemonade.  Accepting donations for our Back To School – Fill The Bus With School Supplies drive. Bring any and all school supplies- backpacks, pencils, paper,  markers, rulers, etc.    
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Traditions Senior Living Summer Resident Spotlight

Boyd considers himself to be a very fortunate man and lives his life with a positive attitude and no complaints. He has been calling Traditions of Athens home since December. Boyd emphasized on how good everyone has been to him here at Traditions. “Everyone here has been very good to […]
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Dehydration in Older Adults

Dehydration. It’s something we often hear about during the hot summer southern months. So much so, that you may even stop taking the warnings seriously. But be careful to stay vigilant! Staying hydrated is critical to overall health, and could mean life or death to you or a loved one. […]
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Traditions of Spring Hill Field Trip: Cedar Creek Farms

A Day on The Farm in Spring Hill On Thursday May 24 2018, our Traditions of Spring Hill residents took a trip to Cedar Creek Farm! Everyone had a great time milking goats and holding with the cutest bunnies. Make sure to follow us on Facebook to see all the pictures, get […]
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