Diabetes mellitus us a common disease in elderly; the majority of people with diabetes are aged over 65 years. The risk of hip fractures is 1.5 to 12 times higher in patients with diabetes compared to non-diabetic patients. Furthermore, patients with diabetes are at heightened risk for atypical fractures. Below is a summary of anRead more
We are all so proud of Brian Wong, a long time volunteer at the Waters Edge Lodge, and congratulate him on his receipt of the Jefferson Award. Brian is an amazing young man who not only excels in school and tennis but generously and graciously gives his time to play the piano for our residents.Read more
Performers from Leung’s White Crane Association of San Francisco presented the Lion Dance as Waters Edge Lodge and Elders Inn celebrate the Year of the Rabbit with light refreshments served at Waters Edge Lodge.
Fun was had by all, just look at the pictures below!
By: David Ruttan
I recently had the pleasure to see a short movie detailing a new concept of organizing for world peace. They call themselves “The Elders” and the group consists of world leaders, both political and religious, who have banded together to make a difference and promote world peace. The group consists of many
For those afflicted with Parkinson’s, or those who know someone who is, this is an interesting article about Cycling with Parkinson’s.Read more
The Waters Edge Nursing Home is proud to announce that Medicare has given us their highest ranking of 5 stars. You can learn more here:
After the age of 50, the average person will lose 3-5% of their muscle mass each year unless they pursue a regular exercise program. This loss of muscle mass will result in weakness, decreased endurance, impaired walking and increased difficulties in doing normal activities of daily living. It can also contribute to a decreaseRead more
Millie our 105 year old resident and Wii bowling champ was featured on Sports Wrap with Fred Inglis this weekend. She beat Fred easily, but it looks like everyone had a good time!Read more
Alameda Elder Communities is proud to announce that we have WON Best Assisted Living 2009 in KRON4’s annual Best of the Bay competition! Thank you to all the Residents and Staff who make this place great and to everyone who voted. Don’t forget to vote again for 2010!
Watch our winning video here.
Brian Fong, who plays at the Lodge weekly was honored last night by CBS 5 for using his musical talent philanthropically. The clip shows him playing in our living room and features a number of our residents.
Watch Brian and our residents here.
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