How to Protect Yourself From This Year’s Flu

Posted on: September 23rd, 2020 by Judson Senior Living

Influenza (the flu) is a serious illness that can be especially dangerous for seniors. This flu season comes with an extra layer of precautions, due to COVID-19. Similar to COVID-19, people 65 years and older or people living pre-existing medical conditions such as diabetes, asthma, and chronic heart disease are at a higher risk of […]

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Celebrating Judson Heroes

Posted on: September 16th, 2020 by Kathy Janini

We have always known that Judson Associates are extraordinary – kind, compassionate, and committed to our mission of Bringing Community to Life. When a global health care crisis hit, it was no surprise that our dedicated team rose to the challenge. Their efforts, on the front lines and behind the scenes, to keep residents safe, […]

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Cleveland Then and Now: How to Enjoy Beloved Locales of the Past!

Posted on: September 9th, 2020 by Judson Senior Living

The Cleveland of the late 19th and early 20th centuries was known as a manufacturing powerhouse and commercial hub. Alongside the steel mills, factories, and automotive companies rose the retail and recreation that kept Clevelanders entertained. While many of these beloved locales of the past are no longer standing today, some once-famed Cleveland locations can […]

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Thousands of Cuyahoga County Residents Expected to Participate in the Cleveland Walk to End Alzheimer’s on Oct. 4

Posted on: September 2nd, 2020 by Alzheimer's Association

The largest Walk to End Alzheimer’s in the region will take place on October 4 as participants spread out and walk around Cuyahoga County to show their support for Alzheimer’s research, care, and support. Purple Alzheimer’s shirts will be seen in communities throughout the region as participants in the 2020 Cleveland Walk, presented by the […]

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Fitness Rules to Live By

Posted on: August 26th, 2020 by Joan Pagano

A career dedicated to more than 30 years of teaching fitness has taught me many life lessons! Some are based in the science of exercise physiology, some in human behavior, and others from my own personal experience of pursuing a lifelong fitness routine. The following twelve “rules” are what I have found work best across […]

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A View from the South Franklin Circle Garden: SFC Dining Services Director Sandy Bender Shares Her Gardening Tribulations and Triumphs

Posted on: August 19th, 2020 by Judson Senior Living

As a gardener, I like to go out and check the progress (or demise) of my garden plants daily. I look for growth, see if plants need to be tied up because of the wind, check if they need a drink, or just see if anything is ripe. My Japanese cucumbers had many yellow flowers, […]

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Feeling Stressed? Incorporate These Steps into Your Morning Routine

Posted on: August 12th, 2020 by Judson Senior Living

Studies show that acute stress and anxiety are taking a toll on everyone due to COVID-19. While things may not get back to normal soon, you can still take control of your stress and stop it from damaging you. Below are four exercises that can be combined to create a powerful daily practice to soothe […]

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Judson Senior Living and Cleveland Institute of Music Announce the 2020 Artists-in-Residence

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

Judson, along with Cleveland Institute of Music, is happy to announce the newest Artist-In-Residence students who will reside in Judson Manor this upcoming semester! Welcome to Shannon Lee, Maia Hoffman, and Do-Huyn Kim! Over a decade ago, Judson Senior Living and Cleveland Institute of Music forged a partnership based on community growth and intergenerational connection. […]

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A New Take on Travel: Armchair tourism for a digital age

Posted on: July 22nd, 2020 by Judson Senior Living

Google the term “world travelers,” and a photo of Gayle and Bill Bauer could very well pop up. At a robust 95, the South Franklin Circle couple can lay legitimate claim to more adventures than most of us could shake a trekking pole at, many of them taken through Earthwatch, a global organization that pairs […]

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Talking Through Hard Times: The Very Rev. Tracey Lind Offers an Uplifting Voice

Posted on: July 15th, 2020 by Tracey Lind

It was March 2020. COVID-19 was on the rise. The Governor had issued a stay-at-home order. My father-in-law called and said, Judson is about to lock-down; I need supplies. That’s when I thought: it’s going to get lonely in retirement communities, assisted living facilities, and nursing homes.   As the pandemic spread and individuals were dying […]

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