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Common Injuries of the Elderly – And How to Prevent Them

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, in 2010 15% of all emergency room visits were made by people aged 65 and over. It is estimated that by 2030, this statistic will rise to 20%. [1] Health issues and general weakness are a natural part of the aging process. Unfortunately, this means that [...]

2018-11-11T13:49:39-04:00November 6th, 2018|Tips|

5 Tips for Talking to Parents or Loved Ones About Moving to a Retirement Community

Nearly 90 percent of adults age 65 and older dream of aging in place rather than moving to a retirement community. If you feel your loved one could benefit from living in a  retirement community, gently approach the subject. Here are 5 tips when talking to your loved ones about retirement living: 1. Prep for [...]

2018-10-05T11:01:12-04:00October 16th, 2018|Tips|

Celebrating 25 Years: Our Community Shares Their Fondest Memories

This month marks 25 years since we opened the doors and welcomed our first residents and employees to Riddle Village. Over the years, our community has been a source of fun and friendships for thousands of residents and employees. To celebrate our anniversary, we reached out to some of the people who have been with [...]

2018-10-05T11:07:39-04:00October 11th, 2018|News|

Riddle Village Over the Years: Celebrating Our 25th Anniversary

This month, the entire Riddle Village community is excited to celebrate our 25th anniversary. In October of 1993, we opened our doors to our first residents and have continued to grow and welcome more people into our community. Over the years, we have added new buildings, amenities, dining options and much more. We have grown [...]

2018-10-04T16:13:08-04:00October 9th, 2018|News|

How Golf Can Improve Mental and Physical Strength in Older Adults

Arnold Palmer once said, “Golf is deceptively simple and endlessly complicated.” It's true. Golf is a sport that seems simple on paper – choose a club, hit the ball and try to get it in the hole – but the strategy behind each stroke is complex. Players may arrive at a different solution for every [...]

2018-09-04T13:53:09-04:00August 3rd, 2018|Activities, Tips|