2019 is off to a great start at Curis Waynesboro with a January full of fun and engaging activities. Beauty shop, socials, games, Sunday School, Bingo, music and more.
Wiley is a 63-year-old gentleman from Waynesboro, Virginia, who experienced an extended hospitalization for L1-2 Osteo diskitis, L1-2 Thoracolumbar Kyphosis and Osteomyelitis of the Lumbar Spine. Upon admission to Curis at Waynesboro, Wiley experienced significant pain and anxiety which limited his ability to transfer, safely ambulate and complete activities of daily living successfully. During Wiley’s
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Eleanor Roosevelt once said, “Beautiful young people are accidents of nature, but beautiful old people are works of art.” Make sure you preserve your beauty, and do not become a wrinkled mess by preventing the appearance of aging. Read on to find out how you can become a “work of art.” You may think grabbing
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Finding the right skilled nursing facility for yourself, a family member, or a friend can be a major task, but it’s not impossible. There are lots of factors that go into making a decision, and taking things one step at a time will make the process easier. Traditional nursing homes are different from assisted living
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Social activities, games, shopping, birthdays and anniversaries plus lots of Christmas-themed events make December a very special month at Curis Waynesboro.
While the majority of older Americans are attracted to the idea of aging at home, according to the Department of Health and Human Services 70% of adults aged 65 and over will need some form of long-term care. Additionally, with every year that passes, their chance of needing care increases. When a parent is unable
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Researchers at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas said a new experimental Alzheimer’s disease vaccine showed promising results during recent testing in mice and are hopeful the vaccine will make it to human trials. In the animal trials researchers said the experimental vaccine showed it could delay the effects of the degenerative brain
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Searching for an assisted living facility for your loved one can be a very stressful process but there are things you can look for that will help make your decision easier. We hope these tips will prove useful. How Clean Is The Facility Does the facility feel fresh and clean? Make sure to look past
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If you thought arts and crafts activities were just for children, think again. Crafting is a hobby that people of all ages can enjoy, especially senior citizens. Besides providing an activity to keep busy, there are also health benefits that come along with crafting. Health Benefits of Crafting When you’re crafting, you’re creating and when
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We’ve got a lot of fun activities scheduled this month including beauty shop, coffee socials, birthdays, milestones and of course Thanksgiving!