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Senior Health and Wellness

Senior Health and Wellness


Best Pets for Keeping Seniors Happy and Healthy

Best Pets for Keeping Seniors Happy and Healthy

The evidence is in! According to a University of Missouri study, older adults who own dogs enjoy better health. And the stronger the bond between the senior and their dog, the greater the health benefits are.

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Health & Wellness

Health & Wellness

Communities and facilities that are part of the Five Star family enjoy the best of both worlds: a local, independent organization with a personal, small-business feel, combined with powerful support from a large, forward-thinking company.

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Health and Wellness for Families

Health and Wellness for Families

At Five Star Senior Living, we emphasize three service areas that represent pillars of our promise to prospective residents and their loved ones that we will work to achieve excellence in all phases of life in our communities. These pillars are Health & Wellness, Warmth & Hospitality, and Dining & Nutrition.

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A Resident Recipe for Meatballs & Meat Sauce

A Resident Recipe for Meatballs & Meat Sauce

Our resident Walter Nelson shares with us a delicious old Polish recipe for homemade meatballs and meat sauce.  Check out the recipe here.

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My Plate: Senior Nutrition 101

My Plate: Senior Nutrition 101

Are you concerned that the older adults in your life might not be eating a well-balanced diet? Or maybe you’re a senior who wants to eat healthy, but you aren’t sure how your nutritional needs change as you get older. 

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Stay Healthy During Flu Season: 5 Tips for Seniors

Stay Healthy During Flu Season: 5 Tips for Seniors

Autumn is here. Creepy skeletons, costumes, and candy corn fill store aisles. You can buy pumpkin spice anything. But with all the wonders of fall, there’s something even scarier than Halloween in the air: the flu.

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The Perfect Appetizer: Panko Crusted Crab Cakes

The Perfect Appetizer: Panko Crusted Crab Cakes

A blend of sweet lump crab meat with a bit of a kick!

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