5 Ways Older Adults Can Reduce Stress

Posted on: December 2nd, 2020 by Judson Senior Living
stress reduction in older adults

“It has been verified through scientific exploration that more than 80 percent of all diseases are due to stress and strain that originate in the mind and reflect on the body.” – American Medical Association It’s been said that stress is the cause of all disease. Not just the stress you feel when under a […]

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Gratitude in a Time of Covid

Posted on: November 25th, 2020 by Judson Senior Living

Let’s put all our cards on the table: In far too many ways, 2020 has been a no-good, terrible, rotten, very bad year. And yet, we now find ourselves standing at the threshold of the holiday season, a time that exudes festive expressions of gratitude and good cheer. This Thanksgiving, many of us will find […]

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6 Winter Safety Tips for Older Adults

Posted on: November 17th, 2020 by Judson Senior Living
Winter Safety Tips for Older Adults

Once you’ve lived through a few northeast Ohio winters, you know how to handle the bad weather, right? For older adults it’s especially important to be prepared when it comes to the chilly winter months, because we never know when a large storm might hit leaving us at home indefinitely.  We’ve compiled a list of […]

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Learn More About Diabetes Management and Prevention

Posted on: November 11th, 2020 by Judson Senior Living

Are you or someone close to you, diabetic? If so, you are not alone. The World Health Organization estimates that roughly 10% of the U.S. population and 8% of the world population live with diabetes. Those numbers have doubled since the 1980s and continue to rise. In response, the WHO joined with the International Diabetes […]

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South Concourse Gallery Opens at Judson Manor: Partnership with AAWR yields new art space

Posted on: November 4th, 2020 by Judson Senior Living

Like many good things, the recent collaboration between Judson Manor and Artists Archives of the Western Reserve (AAWR) was launched over lunch. Judson Manor resident Mark Corcoran had invited his friend Kelly Pontoni for a meal at the historic residence in the heart of University Circle. During a post-prandial stroll through the beautifully restored gem, […]

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Make Your Home Work for You: Autumn is the perfect time to organize

Posted on: October 28th, 2020 by Judson Senior Living

The flowers have faded, the garden is sleeping, and the late fall afternoons are as full of pensiveness as promise. Sometimes, all you feel like doing is cradling a hot cup of tea and settling in for some serious reminiscing. Ignore that impulse at your peril. It can serve as a springboard for an extremely […]

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Try Your Hand at Baking This Fall

Posted on: October 21st, 2020 by Judson Senior Living

If you ever desire a mouthwatering treat or are in need of a tasty baking recipe, look no further for help than Judson Manor resident Mark Corcoran. Mark, a longtime resident of the Manor and co-director of Theatre in the Circle, enjoys baking in his spare time and often shares his delicious creations with (lucky) […]

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Fall Gardening Tips with Sandy Bender

Posted on: October 14th, 2020 by Judson Senior Living

Did you know that the best way to ensure a beautiful garden in the spring starts with fall preparation? That’s right; a little work now will go a long way towards producing gorgeous spring flowers and food. You can even plant a few more things now if you’re not ready to close up shop for […]

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Honoring the Life and Legacy of Virginia Havens

Posted on: October 7th, 2020 by Kathy Janini

Two years ago, Judson Manor residents gathered across the street from their grand historic high-rise to celebrate the dedication and naming of the Virginia Havens Park. Thanks to the vision and efforts of Judson Manor resident Ginnie Havens, a once overlooked plot of city-owned land had been transformed into a welcoming oasis of leafy trees […]

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A Partnership of Note: Judson and CSU Debut a New Music Therapy Program

Posted on: September 30th, 2020 by Judson Senior Living

Anyone who has ever bounced along to the Beach Boys or wept during “Adagio for Strings” already understands the power of music to move us. In fact, music’s unique capacity to bring back memories, stimulate emotions, facilitate physical movement, or just reduce stress and encourage relaxation forms the core of the concept of music therapy. […]

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