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How Laughter Helps your Health

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For many years, people have said laughter is the best medicine. Humor can enhance your body's functions both emotionally and physically. Who knew that such a common reaction could have so many benefits! Stimulate Oxygen and Blood Flow- Just through laughing alone, you take in more oxygen than average. The increase of oxygen can improve blood flow f...

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The Need for Vitamin D in Seniors

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The need for Vitamin D in seniors is more important than ever. It is essential for the body's function and is more than just another supplement to take. As spring weather is blooming, it is the perfect time to increase your intake of this nutrient, especially since you can never have too much Vitamin D! Why do I need Vitamin D? It's essential for b...

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Ways to Enjoy the Outdoors this Spring

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Spring is just around the corner, and everyone is eager to enjoy the warmer weather. There are many places in or around Orland Park to visit and see. Take advantage of the warm weather and explore fun places near you! Centennial Park has no admission fees while offering many recreational options for all ages. There are bike trails, a dog park, spor...

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Keep Your Heart Healthy

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 In February, we celebrate heart health awareness month. Now is a good time to reflect on the organ that keeps us walking to our own beat. Your cardiovascular system affects every part of your body, so it is important to take your health to heart! "Shape of My Heart" – Backstreet Boys The average size of an adult heart is the size of your two ...

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Vaccine Clinics are Coming!

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The news we have been waiting for has arrived! Walgreens has confirmed our upcoming vaccination dates. The first Pfizer vaccination dose will be administered to consenting residents and staff members on Thursday, February 4. The second dose will be Friday, February 26. For those who may be new to the community after February 4, there is an extra ho...

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Eye Conditions Common in Seniors

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 Keep an Eye on Vision Many things can cause vision loss, and it is important to be aware of signs and symptoms of diminishing eyesight. When caught quickly, vision issues can most likely be treated to ensure the impact does not greatly affect one's lifestyle. Because everyone's eyes are different, it is unknown how much your vision will be af...

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National Assisted Living Week Celebration

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National Assisted Living Week is a time of celebration for communities to highlight the incredible care given and friendships made through assisted living. Even during this uncertain time of a pandemic, we used a little creativity to help our residents and families enjoy safely. We kicked off the week with a surprise resident card shower and family...

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Warning Signs That Your Senior Shouldn’t Stay at Home

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There may come a time when it isn't in your loved one's best interest to stay at home. Whether it's due to a physical or mental condition, the day may come when it's no longer possible for your family member to live by themselves or even for you or an at-home caregiver to handle their needs. When your loved one's safety or health is in jeopardy, it...

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Life Enrichment Opportunities at Evergreen Senior Living

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Evergreen Senior Living's life enrichment offers social, educational, and cultural activity programming. Each activity is designed to specifically meet the interests, needs, and abilities of our residents.Our residents take advantage of our senior transportation services by participating in community outings, shopping trips, and individual doctor v...

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Delicious Dining Experiences at Evergreen Senior Living

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We offer a variety of wonderful dining options for our seniors. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are served daily in our restaurant-style dining room, Traditions. Residents socialize with their peers while enjoying our featured home-style meals or some menu items that are always available. At Evergreen Place, residents have a grab-and-go option for lun...

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Spacious Senior Living Suites at Evergreen

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Are you looking for a little more space to call your own? Evergreen Senior Living in Orland Park has generous two-bedroom suites that are the perfect size for couples or simply for those looking to spread out. Whether it's a place for you and your spouse or your favorite sibling, or a space to accommodate an office or your hobbies, our generous two...

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Take a Much-Needed Break with Respite Care

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Respite care is a short-term care option for home caregivers. Perhaps your loved one is unable to accompany you on vacation or, following the current shelter-in-place order, you need some time alone. Evergreen Senior Living offers short-term stay options for just such occasions. It's also a great way to introduce your loved one to our assisted livi...

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Cost-Effective Solutions for Senior Care

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Evergreen Senior Living provides sensible and cost-effective solutions to the growing need for senior care and we don't add on additional costs and fees. At Evergreen Senior Living, there are no entrance or maintenance fees required to move into our community. We provide full service with a month to month lease as well as options for private pay. E...

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Convenient Medication Management with Green Tree Pharmacy

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Medication management is key to resident well-being. Evergreen Senior Living residents may choose to maintain their own medication routine or to receive medication management assistance from our wellness team. Evergreen Senior Living works with its own pharmacy, Green Tree Pharmacy, which will organize medications in strip packs and provide free an...

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Nurse Practitioner Services at Evergreen Senior Living

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​Evergreen Senior Living has partnered with a clinical team of skilled nurse practitioners who work to maintain our community's health and well-being. The nurse practitioners are qualified to diagnose medical problems, order diagnostics and treatments, perform advanced procedures, and prescribe medications. Appointments are easy to schedule, and th...

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Maintaining Senior Privacy and Safety with Lifeline

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 At Evergreen Senior Living, our residents feel safe and confident in their private apartments, which are equipped with secure door locks. Personal care services are provided in each resident's apartment for convenience and privacy. Every resident at Evergreen Senior Living is connected to our internal emergency response notification system, L...

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Wellness Team: Discreet and Dignified Personal Assistance

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Our professionally trained senior caregivers are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Residents and their families have peace of mind knowing our team is always nearby to lend a helping hand. Each resident at Evergreen Senior Living has individual and unique care needs. Some require a small amount of assistance, while others need more. To h...

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Life Unrehearsed: A Unique Approach to Senior Memory Care

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The compassionate and knowledgeable team at The Legacy: Memory Support understands the needs of residents with Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia. We embrace these unique challenges with a philosophy called Life Unrehearsed™.With support and compassion, caregiving can offer amazing new experiences and unforgettable, loving interactions. It's n...

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Compassionate Care at The Legacy: Memory Support

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When your loved one has Alzheimer's or other cognitive impairments, the decision to move them from home to a community can be challenging. As professionals caring for individuals with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia, we understand the challenges that come with a move. At The Legacy: Memory Support, our experienced staff will work cl...

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Voted Best Assisted Living in Southwest Chicago

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​We want to take the time to thank our wonderful community for voting Evergreen Senior Living in Orland Park the Best Assisted Living in the Southwest Chicago area for 2020! We are incredibly humbled to receive this award and couldn't be prouder of our team. Our staff members work hard to provide your loved ones with the compassionate care they des...

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