Ageism

How Ageism Impacts Your Health

As we age, our healthcare conditions may deteriorate. We may no longer be able to enjoy the activities we once were used to. We may become increasingly lonely. We also may be at risk of elder abuse and neglect, if we are unable to speak up about our needs. However, our golden years are also to be celebrated. Our golden …

gifts for Seniors in Assisted Living

Best Gift Ideas for Seniors in Assisted Living Homes

We may want to surprise our loved ones with a gift. However, you may take a lot of time before coming into a conclusion on the best gift to give to the elderly, especially those living in assisted living in Anchorage AK.  Most of these seniors have already received numerous lifetime gifts, and it’s difficult to tell what they like …

How Seniors Nutritional Needs Change As They Age

Our nutritional needs change as we age. As they become older, senior citizens, including those in assisted living homes, need more minerals, supplements, and vitamins compared to younger adults, as with their bodies naturally beginning to break down. Human beings are mortal, and they were created to age at some point, and there is nothing we can do to curb …

March 2020 Calendar of Events

March 2020 Calendar of Baxter Events

We are so excited to announce our March 2020 Calendar of Events for Baxter Senior Living. Please come and join in our celebrations as we enjoy our time together with family and friends in our brand new state of the art facility. If you have any questions about events please contact our activities director at activities activities@baxterseniorliving.com March 2020 Calendar …

crafting

Celebrate National Crafting Month

March is National Crafting Month. There are many benefits to crafting, and in this article, you will learn more about the psychosocial benefits of crafting, different types of crafts, how to craft/why to craft, and how Baxter Senior Living can help you with the crafting process and foster positive socialization and memories.

Alaska senior health

Focus on Senior Health During National Heart Month

February is National Heart Month, and it is essential to develop a working knowledge of conditions related to the heart, to realize the importance of senior health, how to stay heart-healthy as a senior, and how Baxter Senior Living communities and caregivers can support seniors with staying heart-healthy.

Assisted Living Anchorage

A Good Night’s Sleep | Assisted living Anchorage

Alaskan seniors may struggle with getting a full eight hours of sleep, and that is why Baxter Senior Living caregivers are committed to helping  Anchorage assisted living residents relax and sleep well. This article will help you learn more about how vital sleep is to help our Alaskan elderly, why they are experiencing issues with sleeping, how they can sleep …

Baxter Senior Living in Anchorage Alaska

Embrace Optimism With Baxter Senior Living in Anchorage Alaska

Here at Baxter Senior Living in Anchorage Alaska, we embrace Optimism as we encourage positivity among our Alaskan assisted living residents. In The Last Frontier, we are elated to help Alaska’s senior living residents become more optimistic and embrace optimism. In this article, you will learn: the importance of optimism during your golden years, how to not allow depression to …

February 2020 Calendar of Events

February 2020 Calendar of Baxter Events

We are so excited to announce our February 2020 Calendar of Events for Baxter Senior Living. Please come and join in our celebrations as we enjoy our time together with family and friends in our brand new state of the art facility. If you have any questions about events please contact our activities director at activities activities@baxterseniorliving.com February 2020 Calendar …