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The 9 Best Heart Disease Blogs of 2013

The Pinnacle at EdenHill

by | April 14th, 2014

Heart Healthy Fruit

While working at a CCRC and regardless of which area one may work in (Assisted Living, Independent Living, Skilled Nursing, etc.) you get to know your residents. So when they have a scare, it’s an eye-opener and a wake-up call. This particular instance revolved around one resident’s heart. Oh, the tricky heart. Our life force,…Read the Rest of Article

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EdenHill Communities Recipient of Three Leading Age Awards

The Pinnacle at EdenHill

by | April 14th, 2014

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     We all know that EdenHill Communities is an awesome place to work and live! And what better way to validate what we already know than three (3), yes three, recipient awards from LeadingAge Texas. LeadingAge is the support organization for not-for-profit Health Care Retirement Communities in Texas and throughout the nation.    …Read the Rest of Article

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Container Gardening Tips

The Pinnacle at EdenHill

by | March 8th, 2014

Spring Is Here

       If you like winter then you probably did not have a problem with this year’s unseasonably brutal winter season. It seems winters here are changing with much colder temperatures and instead of blowing through in one or two days, they’re lasting three to five days.      Brrrr! But the good news…Read the Rest of Article

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So Long Old Man Winter, Hello Spring!

The Pinnacle at EdenHill

by | March 8th, 2014

Spring wagon ride

     As we say so long to Old Man Winter and look forward to beautiful spring days, we reflect on how far residents and staff have come in a few short months at The Pinnacle. Move in began in August 2013 and since that time, residents have enjoyed meeting new friends and neighbors and…Read the Rest of Article

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Walking – It’s Just Good Medicine

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by | January 31st, 2014

Healthy lifestyle

Did you know, many doctors recommend walking two miles in 30 minutes three times a week for cardiovascular health? Walking is just good medicine on many levels. Walking doesn’t only keep you physically healthy, it can also help keep you emotionally and spiritually healthy as well. Walking in the mornings gets your blood pumping, boosts…Read the Rest of Article

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Preserving Memories

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by | January 31st, 2014

Sweet memories

Husbands, wives, daughters, sons and grandchildren usually are the caregivers to a family member with Alzheimer’s disease. It is a terrible disease for the loved one diagnosed and for their loved ones. But there are steps caregivers can take to possibly slow down the progression of the disease. Memories are and can be preserved in…Read the Rest of Article

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Five Tips To Help Caregivers Get Their Zzzzs

The Pinnacle at EdenHill

by | December 26th, 2013

Sleep deprivation at any age is not good. When caring for others, sleep is not for beauty but essential to maintain the health and energy needed to be a caregiver. For many of the nation’s 65 million family caregivers, sleep is an elusive luxury. According to a study conducted by the National Alliance for Caregiving…Read the Rest of Article

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Five Ways To Lower Blood Pressure

The Pinnacle at EdenHill

by | December 26th, 2013

About 31% of adult Americans suffer from hypertension. As we grow older that percentage rises to 66% of people over the age of 60, because blood pressure tends to increase with age. The old and usual advice still stands – cut down on salt, quit smoking, eat lots of fruits and vegetables, and do cardio…Read the Rest of Article

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The Pinnacle Develops Unique Program to Help Seniors Moving

The Pinnacle at EdenHill

by | September 5th, 2013

Reverends Ralph and Sandy Ludwig sort through their collection of family photographs at their Seguin home on June 28.

By Christy Wylie Special to the New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung | Posted: Sunday, July 28, 2013 12:56 am According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the average person moves 11.7 times in their lifetime. Certainly, this is a great number of times to engage in something reported by the Employee Relocation Council to be “the third most…Read the Rest of Article

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It Only Took a Spark: Lowell & Peggy McKanna

The Pinnacle at EdenHill

by | February 8th, 2013

Lowell and Peggy McKanna first met over lunch, quite by accident, at a 1978 Fireplace Institute conference in Palm Springs, California. They were both working in the appliance distribution business—Lowell was based in Denver, Colorado, and Peggy was based in Houston, Texas—and as Peggy puts it, “Fireplaces were the common thing between us.” Though the…Read the Rest of Article

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