Community News
Relocation Stress Syndrome

While remaining at home is possible for some seniors, many others may need to move to Independent Living with Services to get the best care possible. Since moving is a major life stressor, some seniors may experience relocation stress syndrome, with symptoms like confusion, loneliness, and anxiety. To help make the transition to assisted living as smooth as possible, it’s important to: 1) avoid rushing the process; 2) focus on their well-being; 3) make their new home look familiar with personal belongings; 4) help them get involved in their new community; and 5) ensure they have frequent visitors.

Words to Live By

“Life is a journey, and self-care is the map that guides you to the most beautiful destinations within yourself. Prioritize your well-being and enjoy the scenic route.” – Keith Macpherson

Community Announcement

Are you 65 years of age or older and interested in participating in a clinical study evaluating a new therapy designed to enhance your natural immunity? The RESILIENCE study is assessing the effectiveness of a new therapy in improving natural immune function and reducing respiratory tract infections in adults 65 years of age or older. What does the study involve? • Injection given through a small needle under the skin. 3 times a week for 16 weeks. • Blood collection 8 times over a period of a year. To learn more, please contact Email: info@isstudy.ca Phone: 1-877-223-8637 Or visit www.qubiologics.com/clinical-trials/resiliencestudy

Love Your Equity Journey

Discover Financial Freedom with a Reverse Mortgage. Tailored for Canadian homeowners aged 55 and older, a Reverse Mortgage is a love-infused financial solution. Convert up to 55% of your home’s value into tax-free cash while residing without regular mortgage payments. Choose between a lump sum or periodic advances for financial flexibility and enhanced retirement savings. Ensure equity protection with a Reverse Mortgage, offering control and a No Negative Equity Guarantee. Qualification is straightforward for Canadians aged 55+, with funds leaving CPP or OAS income untouched. Experience untethered financial freedom, securing a brighter retirement with this potent option.

Benefits of Massage Therapy

Massage therapy offers numerous physical and mental benefits. It enhances circulation, promoting better blood flow and oxygen delivery to tissues, thereby aiding in muscle recovery and reducing tension. The manipulation of soft tissues helps alleviate pain and stiffness, enhancing flexibility and range of motion. Additionally, massage promotes the release of endorphins, reducing stress and anxiety while improving mood. It can also enhance immune function, boosting the body’s ability to fight off illnesses. Regular sessions contribute to better sleep quality and can alleviate symptoms of conditions like migraines and chronic pain. Overall, massage therapy fosters a holistic sense of well-being, addressing both physical and mental aspects.

Embracing Comfort & Safety

Signs Your Aging Parents Need Help
Recognizing signs that aging parents require assistance is crucial for their well-being. Keep an eye out for changes in mobility, like difficulty walking or frequent falls. Notice shifts in memory, such as forgetfulness and confusion. Changes in personal hygiene and household upkeep can indicate declining capabilities. Look for unexplained weight loss, which might signal health issues. Social withdrawal or mood changes may hint at emotional struggles. Mismanagement of medications and unpaid bills could suggest cognitive decline. If you observe these signs, it’s time to discuss and arrange appropriate support, ensuring their safety, health, and quality of life as they navigate the challenges of aging.

Rest, Recharge…

And Help Send a Child to Summer Camp.
Surrounded by beautiful forest and conveniently located one hour east of Vancouver, the Zajac Ranch is equipped with dorm-style and private comfortable accommodations offering the perfect setting for your next group getaway. Our wide range of services, activities and facilities allow you to design a unique retreat for your group. Experience all that the Ranch has to offer; All proceeds support the Zajac Camper Allowance Program which helps make camp affordable for families with special needs children to send their child to camp. What are you waiting for ? Call us today and book your next group getaway!

Genuine relief for chronic pain & temporary tension

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Quit Smoking with Laser Therapy

Is quitting smoking on your ‘To-Do List’ year after year? Have you tried just about everything, with little success? Laser Therapy is clinically proven to help to control cravings and withdrawal symptoms, with a 84-95% success rate! In clinical studies, patients report a noticeable reduction in cravings, and have a higher chance of success in quitting. The benefits of quitting smoking with laser over other interventions include no medications with unpleasant side effects, no unhealthy nicotine in your system in the form of patches, and pleasant side effects of relaxation which are a result of the endorphins released in response to the laser.

Igniting Your Passion

Awakening your tender heart opens your passion and life force, welcoming the juices that frees your soul to ~Pass-I-on ~ wherever you go & in whatever you do. Embodying and knowing that each breath matters; where we put our focus and attention, what we value and how we choose to spend our time is who we become. Take nothing for granted as you taste the many flavors of desire that energize your joy and pleasure. Swim in that pool each day, bathing yourself and igniting your fire that fuels your heart to thrive. Choose to become curious and impassioned with and by life.

Clean Eating Recipe

Easy Red Lentil Soup. Ingredients: 2 tbsp olive oil. 2 carrots. 1 onion. 3 cloves garlic. 2 tsp each ground cumin & turmeric. 1/2 tsp each salt & pepper. 1/4 tsp cayenne. 1 pkg. 900 ml. vegetable broth. 1 cup dried red lentils. 1/4 cup chopped parsley. 3 tbsp. lemon juice. Directions: Heat oil in large saucepan. Cook carrots, onion, and garlic until starting to soften, 3 to 5 min. Stir in cumin, turmeric, salt, pepper, and cayenne. Cook 1 min. until fragrant. Stir in broth and lentils; bring to a boil. Reduce heat to medium-low. Cover and cook 25 min. Stir in chopped parsley and lemon juice.