In this article, writer Angela Hill outlines different aspects of aging and how it is important for seniors and family members to discuss and prepare for the future.Read more
Older Americans who are “aging in place” are in danger of being stuck at home due to limited public transportation options. Even though the Bay Area is ranked as one of the highest in the nation for public transportation it is still stranding an estimated 135,000 seniors, which is a 35% increase since 2000. Studies suggest that the numbers of isolated seniors will increase in the near future if Congress moves forward with its plan to cut funding to public transportation services.Read more
How this chronic form of stress can lead to heart disease
Lead writer: Ray Hainer
Being alone can break your heart—literally.
People who lack a strong network of friends and family are at greater risk of developing—and dying from—heart disease, research shows. According to some studies, the risk of solitude is comparable
Alameda, CA, April 18, 2011— Alameda residents living in Waters Edge Lodge at Harbor Bay and Elders Inn on Webster Street reported sightings of a six-foot tall Easter Bunny hopping through their communities this past weekend.
Families of the residents and staff of both the Lodge, a senior assisted living facility and the Elders Inn,
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:
- A-Jay B Brings 3 years of Awesome Service as Dishwasher at the Lodge
- Employee Appreciation days at The Elders Inn
- Lisa H. is heralded as our Heroic Administrative Clerk After Her Second Year
- Victoria F. is Venerated After 12 years as PCA at The Inn
- Steve P. Signals a Favorable Fourth Year as Associate Administrator
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