Highgate Blog

September 11, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

3 Kitchen Safety Tips and Resources for Seniors

Your kitchen is a gathering place for friends and family — a place where memories are homemade and seasoned with love. It’s also one of the rooms in the house that sends....

August 29, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

Finding Assisted Living Care for Couples: 2 Highgate Husbands Share Their Stories

In a perfect world, Hu and Clara would have had a couple months to find the right senior living community, and they would have found it together. But the couple, married....

August 6, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

How Highgate's Higher Level of Care Keeps Residents Aging in Place in Assisted Living Longer

If you are a family caregiver for an aging loved one, you might have heard the phrase “aging in place.” Aging in place is a general term used to describe a person living....

June 15, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

National Men's Health Week │ Preventing Health Issues

Men’s health isn’t an issue many people talk about. Men are usually the ones to “tough it out” or say, “I’m okay, I don’t need to go to the doctor.” They see themselves....

June 1, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

5 Benefits of Owning a Pet as a Senior

If you’ve ever owned a pet, you already know how much fun and affection they can bring. But did you know that pets can offer seniors some pretty powerful physical and....

May 22, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

5 Tips for Managing Arthritis

Did you know that arthritis is one of the most widespread health conditions in the United Sates? Over 54 million men and women have arthritis - that’s one in four....

May 11, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

Making Memories on Mother's Day

Mother’s Day is a time to celebrate mom and make her feel extra special. It’s a day to let her know how much you appreciate her and everything she’s done for you. From....

May 5, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

Celebrating the Great Outdoors at Highgate Senior Living

With summer time right around the corner, warmer weather brings the opportunity to enjoy the great outdoors. National Backyard Games Week is a great time to get outside....

April 27, 2018    Highgate Senior Living

5 Tips for Family Caregivers Managing Medications for a Parent with Dementia

Managing a parent’s medications can be a stressful task, whether or not your parent has dementia. But, couple managing multiple medications with paranoia, stubbornness,....