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Category: Physical Wellness

Questions to Ask a Skilled Nursing Facility About COVID-19

Posted by The Esquiline on Jul 7, 2020 9:15:00 AM

Categories: Physical Wellness, Independent Living, Skilled Nursing

The global pandemic has made safety an even greater factor in evaluating senior living communities. As you begin your search for a skilled nursing care center or nursing home for yourself or a loved one, here are some important safety guidelines and questions you should ask during your search.

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COVID-19 Response: Actions Taken to Safeguard the Health of Residents and Staff

Posted by The Esquiline on Apr 30, 2020 10:43:29 AM

Categories: Physical Wellness

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Which Is Best-Independent Living or Assisted Living?

Posted by The Esquiline on Sep 11, 2019 10:00:00 AM

Categories: Physical Wellness

 

What is the answer to the question: Which is best - independent living or assisted living? Simply put, it boils down to which is the right fit for your needs and the lifestyle you want. In order to determine that, start by understanding the differences between the two.

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The Best Fitness Apps for Older Adults

Posted by The Esquiline on Aug 14, 2019 9:12:19 AM

Categories: Physical Wellness

Ready to start a new exercise regimen or add something new and exciting to your existing routine? The following 7 apps will help you track your progress and reach your fitness goals.

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8 Healthy, Easy-to-Make Meals for Older Adults

Posted by The Esquiline on Jul 1, 2019 10:03:00 AM

Categories: Physical Wellness

Looking for quick and easy meals for older adults that are as healthy as they are delicious? We have eight recommendations we think you’ll love. 

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When Assisted Living is No Longer Enough

Posted by The Esquiline on May 1, 2019 12:14:11 PM

Categories: Physical Wellness

Assisted living is ideal for older adults who need a little help with activities of daily living but are still independent and relatively healthy. But what happens when your parent in assisted living no longer fits that definition?

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Senior Fitness Trends for 2019

Posted by The Esquiline on Mar 13, 2019 1:29:14 PM

Categories: Physical Wellness

Only 28% to 34% of adults aged 65 to 74 are physically active, and only 35% to 44% of adults 75 years or older are physically active, according to statistics obtained by the Centers for Disease Control.

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What Are Activities of Daily Living?

Posted by The Esquiline on Feb 13, 2019 2:45:10 PM

Categories: Physical Wellness

Activities of daily living are a helpful measurement of someone's ability to live on their own. If you have doubts about your parent living on their own, assessing their ability to complete activities of daily living is a good place to start.

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What Is Assisted Living--And Who Is It For?

Posted by The Esquiline on Jan 22, 2019 4:19:04 PM

Categories: Physical Wellness

Assisted living is a residential option for older adults who need a little assistance with daily living. Assisted living communities provide meals, housekeeping, health care support from trained staff members, assistive services, and amenities.

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The Esquiline Named Best Retirement Community for 6th Year in a Row

Posted by The Esquiline on Dec 12, 2018 12:12:07 PM

Categories: Physical Wellness, Spiritual Wellness, Intellectual Wellness, Financial Wellness, Social Wellness

For the sixth year in a row, The Esquiline has claimed the Belleville News-Democrat’s Reader’s Choice designation of Best Retirement Community in the Metro-East for 2018.

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