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August 2016

The Olympics have arrived at Springwell!

We will be having our SPRINGWELL OLYMPICS every day through August 19th! Residents will be competing every day in a different senior-styled sport. Here’s our schedule:August 7th – Bean Bag ChallengeAugust 8th – Chair OlympicsAugust 9th – Target ShootingAugust 10th – Volley Ball August 11th – Balance and Flexibility August 12th – Javelin August 13th… Read More

Potential new test for Alzheimers

Two studies released at an international Alzheimer’s meeting Tuesday suggest doctors may eventually be able to screen people for this form of dementia by testing the ability to identify familiar odors, like smoke, coffee and raspberry. Read the full article by clicking on the link below. http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2016/07/26/487391863/a-sniff-test-for-alzheimers-checks-for-the-ability-to-identify-odors