Alden Valley Ridge

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A Healthier Thanksgiving Feast Is Something to Be Grateful For

Getting ready for Thanksgiving? We enjoy spending this holiday with friends and family, reflecting on the things in our lives for which we are grateful. And then there’s the food! The roasted turkey with our favorite stuffing—or stuffings, if you’re one of the families that has a competition going. Mashed potatoes with lots of gravy. […]
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November Is National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month

Today, more than five million people in America are living with Alzheimer’s disease, and the number is expected to soar with the aging of the baby boomers. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that since 1999, the death rate from Alzheimer’s has risen by 55 percent. People with Alzheimer’s aren’t the only […]
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Post-Acute Care’s Role in Creating Better Health Outcomes

Hospital stays are becoming shorter and shorter and many people are being discharged “sicker and quicker.” A recent study published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society discovered that shorter stays in the hospital are linked to earlier hospital readmissions. One solution to this issue that is gaining popularity is post-acute care, provided in […]
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Halloween Adventure

Join Alden Valley Ridge for their a Halloween Party on Monday, October 30 from 2:00pm to 3:00pm at the facility at 275 East Army Trail Road in Bloomingdale. Join us for games, prizes, caricature drawings, a magic show and more! Children must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, call Leslie at 630-893-9616. Download the flyer … if you dare!
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