Benefits of team well-being

Posted by Evangeline Wilds on March 6, 2019

In the midst of your community’s busy schedule, your staff members need chances to pause and refocus on their own whole-person wellness. Use our easy tips to infuse the day-to-day with refreshment, encouragement, and better health for everyone.

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Topics: Senior Living Wellness Wellbeing Team Employees Refresh Renew


Beyond activities: wellness-inspired classes and events

Posted by Kyle Robinson, MA on February 11, 2019

 In senior living we must move beyond the 3 B’s — Bingo, Bible study, Birthdays. There’s nothing necessarily wrong with any of those — in fact, they all should be celebrated. Yet, today’s resident / member wants something increasingly personalized, exciting, and stimulating.

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Topics: Senior Living Wellness Wellbeing Resident Engagement Life Plan


What we did with a $2M research budget

Posted by John M. Robinson MD, PhD on February 11, 2019

This week my research group from South Dakota State University published a research article in the Biophysical Journal. The article describes the function of a tiny molecular switch in your heart. The switch instructs the heart muscle when to relax (fill with blood) and contract (eject blood). The name of the switch is Troponin.

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Topics: Science Biophysics Research Muscles


Money matters: focusing on financial wellness

Posted by Evangeline Wilds on February 11, 2019

Even though your residents are retired, there are still ways that you can help them strengthen their financial wellness and make good choices with their money. Here are some tips for how to incorporate financial wellness into your community’s wellness programming.

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Topics: Senior Living Seniors Money Wellness Financial Wellness