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September 9: WHAT IS A “CONTINUUM OF CARE?”

As you begin exploring your retirement living possibilities, you may be introduced to the term “continuum of care.” While the concept of a continuum of care may not be new, how it relates to your health and wellness in retirement—as well as where you decide to retire—is vitally important. As…

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August 21: Wallpaper makes a comeback

Not long ago, it seemed wallpaper had been peeled from all design trends. But now that tried-and-true wall covering is back, and it’s crafting an intrepid resurgence with modern, sleek options for every area of the house. Here are a few creative uses to upgrade your home’s style:   COVER…

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August 21: Featured floor plan: The Gilbert

With over 26 unique floor plans to choose from, we’re eager to help you find the option that’s best for you and your lifestyle needs.   THE GILBERT It’s hard not to love this perfectly sized and exceptionally airy 1,128-square-foot, 1 bedroom/1.5 bath apartment home. The Gilbert not only showcases…

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August 21: How to beat the heat: summer safety tips

Summertime may provide opportunities to get out and have fun. But the heat and sun can also be dangerous if proper precautions aren’t taken. Here are a few tips to help you relax and enjoy the season.   STAY HYDRATED As we age, our bodies lose the ability to conserve…

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August 21: The cook’s nook with Marcus Cordova

Here is one of my favorite recipes, especially in the summer. I love to fire up the grill any chance I get. This dish is so versatile and always a winner! It’s something that you can serve as an appetizer or as on entrée over a bed of pasta or…

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August 21: Too hot to handle: the risks of hyperthermia

With hot summer weather comes the need to take certain summer health precautions—especially when it comes to regulating your body temperature.   Much like hypothermia (when body temperature dips too low), hyperthermia happens when body temperature spikes to abnormally high levels. Heat fatigue, heat syncope, heat cramps, heat exhaustion, and…

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August 21: All is actively well at Summit Vista

For many people, exercise may be viewed as a four-letter word. However, more studies show that maintaining an active lifestyle is crucial—and not just for sustaining our health, but for our happiness, as well   At Summit Vista, staying physically active is one of the three tenets of successful aging….

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August 21: Apartment life: maintenance tips

Living at Summit Vista comes with many wonderful perks. Among the best of them is the ability to live completely maintenance-free. That’s right. Yard work, repairs, fix-it projects—we do it for you. However, if your independent nature refuses to let our maintenance crew handle everything, there are always little things…

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