Finding Ways to Thrive with Degenerative Arthritis

What is Degenerative Arthritis? Degenerative arthritis, also known as osteoarthritis, describes a process where joint cartilage and the bone underlying it, begin to deteriorate. This is a progressive condition and causes stiffness, pain, and joint malformation. It is [...]

2022-09-16T18:38:19+00:00

Summer Hydration Solutions for Seniors!

Summer Hydration Solutions for Older Adults Adequate hydration is important at any age. For older adults, however, dehydration presents unique health risks. Taking extra steps to stay hydrated in the warm summer months is essential. Below are a [...]

2022-08-16T04:02:22+00:00

How to Create the Perfect Patio for an Alzheimer Affected Individual

A recently published study on "nature bathing" showed that spending time in nature provides tremendous benefits for both perceived and physiological states of calm in the body. On a subjective level, participants in this study felt calmer after [...]

2022-07-13T18:51:44+00:00

Why Should You Care about ADLs if You Love Someone with Alzheimer’s?

BayView Senior Assisted Living: Best Senior Living Community Near You At Bay View Assisted Living (and at our partner locations, Mesa View Senior Assisted Living and Harbor View Senior Assisted Living) we strive to provide compassionate, individualized care, [...]

2022-06-10T22:22:22+00:00

How Does Palliative Care Differ from Hospice Care?

BayView Senior Assisted Living is a family owned and operated independent and assisted living community in Point Loma, California. Our owners have firsthand experience as Alzheimer’s and dementia affected families and understand what goes into making decisions around [...]

2022-05-18T03:21:32+00:00

Pesticides, Air Quality, & EMFs – What are the Environmental Risk Factors for Alzheimer’s?

Environmental Risk Factors for Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease  The best understood and most known risk factor for Alzheimer’s disease and dementia (including Lewy body dementia) is simply aging. Other environmental risk factors have been identified but they are [...]

2022-04-27T21:19:34+00:00

5 Amazing Resources for Family Caregivers!

BayView Senior Assisted Living in San Diego, California  At Bay View Assisted Living (and at our partner locations, Mesa View Senior Assisted Living and Harbor View Senior Assisted Living) we strive to provide compassionate, individualized care, preserving our [...]

2022-03-28T21:41:02+00:00

44 Year Study Finds that Gardening Might Reduce the Risk of Developing Dementia by Almost 50%!

How Does Gardening Holistically Benefit Seniors? When it comes to caring for those with cognitive decline, it’s vital to consider the entire person. Gardening is one of those integrated activities that provides a myriad of holistic benefits to [...]

2022-02-23T01:06:13+00:00

How to Make Your Assisted Living Home 10x More Inviting with Greenery!

How to use greenery, foliage, and indoor plants to create an inviting and welcoming atmosphere in your San Diego assisted or independent living home.

2022-01-21T01:17:19+00:00

Want to Prevent Neurodegeneration? Look into the keto diet!

At BayView Senior Assisted Living in San Diego, CA, we pride ourselves on preparing meals that are good for our residents’ bodies and minds. Learn more about the connection between ketosis and brain health!

2022-01-04T22:53:40+00:00