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Benefits of Walking Every Day for Older Adults

Walking is something you probably do — at least a little — every single day. What you may not know is walking is actually one of the best exercises for older adults. In fact, you may be surprised to learn the health benefits of walking for seniors span both physical and mental rewards, supporting whole-person …

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5 Enjoyable Spring Activities for Seniors

Who’s ready to get outside and enjoy spring? Longer days mean more time to enjoy seasonal activities and celebrate with family and friends. Here’s a list of five simple, fun spring activities for seniors to help you welcome this lovely time of renewal and lift your spirits.  Here’s Your Checklist for Springtime Fun Put out …

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Spiritual Wellness for Seniors

It’s no secret that we can live richer and more  satisfying lives if we have a habit of making healthy choices. Exercise and proper nutrition are always a good idea. As we get older, it also becomes more important to take steps to maintain our cognitive health. But more and more research is showing that …

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Health Benefits of Singing for Seniors

There’s something about music that makes us want to dance and, in some instances, even sing along. Whether you have perfect pitch, can’t carry a tune, or are somewhere in between, there are some surprising health benefits of singing for seniors that can help with physical, emotional and social health.  This blog post will examine …

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Best Nutrients for Brain Health and Memory

The average human brain weighs 3 pounds and is about 2% of your total body weight, but it uses more of the calories you consume — up to 20% — than any other organ in your body. Because you literally are what you eat, a brain-boosting diet can help improve your brain function. That’s why …

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How Independent Living Provides a Healthy Lifestyle for Seniors

Independent living communities are uniquely designed to cater to active seniors and provide them with an all-inclusive lifestyle to thrive in retirement. If you’ve been doing your research, you probably know that most independent living communities make it easy for residents to eliminate the stress of homeownership while finding more time to explore hobbies, pursue …

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Life Care Services Ranked #1 in Independent Living Customer Satisfaction by J.D. Power

Timber Ridge at Talus is excited to announce our management company, Life Care Services, has become the first and only senior living company to rank first in customer satisfaction for three consecutive years among independent senior living communities in the J.D. Power 2021 – Senior Living Satisfaction Study. Life Care Services also achieved the highest score …

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6 Health Benefits of Gardening for Seniors

Gardening is one of the great American pastimes. One in four households have a garden, and more people are putting on their gardening gloves every year. The reasons are many, from carrying on a family tradition to wanting to get out of the house and get back to nature. Whatever your reason for gardening, the …

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Emotional Wellness for Seniors: 6 Tips to Help You Feel Your Best

Everyone wants to feel good. But we all know that’s not possible 100% of the time. Things happen that upset us, sadden us, or stress us out — that’s life. But how we react to life’s stresses and how well we’re able to bounce back from difficult times is a measure of our emotional well-being. …

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COVID-19 Response

At Timber Ridge at Talus, the health and well-being of residents and team members is our highest priority at all times. We continue to take proper prevention and preparedness steps related to COVID-19. What is Timber Ridge doing to prepare for any incidence of COVID-19?  We know that this disease most dramatically impacts older adults …

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