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Mansions Senior Living’s blog shares articles about senior health and wellness, events in our retirement communities, and interviews with our staff. Through our blog, we educate residents and families and keep them up-to-date on news, community information, trends in aging, and more!

  • How to Stay Healthy During Winter

    How to Stay Healthy During Winter

    Winter can be many things – a relief from the warm weather, the start of winter sports season, and even the possibility of snow. Yet, it can also result in ice and freezing cold temperatures as well as the rise in flu cases. While you may enjoy the weather, you may not enjoy these aspects …

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  • Should You Age in Place or Move to a Retirement Community?

    Aging in Place vs. Moving to a Senior Living Community

    Aging in place has become the “new” concept design trend. Many people as they grow older prefer to stay in their current home, a place where their kids grew up and where all their friends live. So, many will invest in thousands of dollars in upgrades to make their home better geared to them as …

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  • Selecting the Right Retirement Community

    Maintain Your Lifestyle with the Right Retirement Community

    Many of us want to stay in our own homes when we get older – but sometimes that simply isn’t feasible. If the kids have moved away, and the house has become too big just for you, or it’s getting harder to navigate the stairs, then we may need to start looking at alternatives, like …

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  • Staying Active as a Senior

    Staying Active as You Get Older

    As you get older, it becomes increasingly important to maintain or improve your physical activity. However, it’s also important to note that being an active senior doesn’t always mean boring workouts at the gym. With how many different activities are available around The Mansions at Sandy Springs Senior Independent Living, you’re bound to find an …

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  • Tips for Downsizing & Decorating Senior Apartments

    Tips for Downsizing & Decorating Senior Apartments

    Sometimes when it comes to moving into a retirement community or new home, downsizing is needed. Although it sounds like a terrible and tedious task, it opens new opportunities for room organization, color schemes, and stylish room décor. A lot of times, if there’s enough storage space, downsizing can be kept minimal. How Much Downsizing …

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  • 20 Restaurants with Senior Discounts in Oklahoma 2021

    20 Restaurants with Senior Discounts in Oklahoma 2021

    Nestled in prime locations in Oklahoma City, Hefner and Southwest Mansions Senior Independent Living are surrounded by numerous restaurants offering a variety of cuisines. Many of the locations offer senior discounts for older adults looking to save a few dollars or nab a free drink. Every senior dining restaurant is within a short drive of …

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  • Best Scenic Hiking Trails for Seniors in Sandy Springs, Georgia

    Best Scenic Hiking Trails for Seniors in Sandy Springs, Georgia

    Do not be intimidated by the term “hiking trails.” In fact, there are many different levels available to seniors and range from easy, paved paths to rigorous, steep inclines. With so many scenic areas in Sandy Springs, Georgia, you are bound to find the perfect exercise route for you. Mansions Senior Living has compiled a …

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