There’s lots of help for those with Parkinson’s

Chair yoga, warm water pool class and singing are some of the activities that are good for all of us, but especially those with Parkinson’s.
And the Lexington Area Parkinson’s Support Group offers them all.
Here are some of the activities the group makes available.
For more information, visit www.parkinsonslexington.com or call Elaine at 859-277-1040.

Chair yoga: Dyna […]

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Making home a safer place to be especially for those with dementia

Today, there are an estimated 5.7 million Americans living with Alzheimer’s disease, including 71,000 in Kentucky.
Safety is important for everyone, but the need for a comprehensive safety plan is particularly important for a person living with Alzheimer’s or other dementias, which cause a number of changes in the brain and body that may […]

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The world of technology got you confused?

There’s email and Facebook and Twitter and anti-virus software and the internet and … oh, you get the picture.
The ever-changing world of technology can be confusing, even to the young. But it doesn’t have to be.
A basic computer class will take place at the Lexington Senior Center, 195 Life Lane on
August 29.
The […]

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What you should know about advance directives

Changes in our health can sometimes make it difficult to make decisions on our own, meaning someone should be identified to make them for us.
This surrogate (the person you choose to make those decisions) should try to honor any wishes you expressed while you were still capable of doing so — and advance […]

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Senior living community breaks ground in Somerset, Ky.

Community leaders, developers and dignitaries gathered for a ceremonial groundbreaking recently to celebrate a new senior living community in Somerset.

Bluegrass Senior Living will be the first Kentucky Farm Bureau senior living community in the state.
Construction of the new center will begin next month and will be completed in fall of 2019. The […]

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