Monthly Archives: September 2020

5 Steps To Prevent Senior Falls

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Did You Know…According To the National Council On Aging One in Four Americans 65+ Falls Each Year

Senior Adults falls can have lasting results on the body and mind. At Dogwood Forest we believe staying informed can help senior adults and their families to stay happy and healthy.

Our friends at Fox Rehabilitation have come up with a wonderful and informative article highlighting 5 Steps To Prevent Falls. Read More Now…

Check Out The QUICK FACTS!

Two-thirds of those who experience a fall will fall again within 6 months Two-thirds of falls are preventable! At least one-third of all falls in the elderly involve environmental hazards in the home Most falls do not result in serious injury. However, there is often a psychological impact. 25% of community-dwelling people 75 or over unnecessarily restrict their activities because of fear of falling.… Read more...

What is Assisted Living?

Posted by The Mauldin Group on September 17th, 2020 in Acworth Ga, Dunwoody, GA, Grayson, Grayson Ga., senior care | No Comments
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What is assisted living and how does it differ from other forms of senior care options?

What services are included and why may it be the best choice for many families? If you worry about the safety of an aging loved one, especially if they are living alone, you may need to start considering your options and explore why assisted living in Dogwood Forest can be a logical choice. … Read more...