Tag Archives: health care professionals

What to Look for in an Assisted Living Community

August 23, 2023

As our loved ones age, we must account for their living arrangements. For many seniors, an assisted living community is the best option for a safe, comfortable, and engaging environment. However, choosing an assisted living community can be an overwhelming process. You should know what to look for before making any decisions or researching. Let’s […]

How to Deal with a Loved One’s Cognitive Decline

February 15, 2023

Watching a loved one struggle with cognitive decline can be heartbreaking. Yet with patience and understanding from everyone involved, families and their elders can navigate these challenges together. From identifying the warning signs to addressing their evolving needs, you can learn how best to support your elderly family member as they go through cognitive decline. […]

5 Ways to Help Your Elder Improve Their Heart Health

February 16, 2022

February is American Heart Month, a time to recognize the importance of heart health, acknowledge the risk of heart disease, and encourage healthy habits! These concerns apply to seniors in particular. If you have one at risk of heart disease, urge them to eat a healthy diet, engage in physical activity, and practice heart health […]

Top 7 Reasons to Live at Tysons Woods

December 15, 2021

Tysons Woods Assisted Living provides high-quality, personalized senior care: compassionate services in a safe, communal environment. Our founder and team have spent decades helping seniors from Vienna, VA, to feel comfortable in our senior living community. Now, your aging loved one can join our community and become part of the Tysons Woods family.  Our assisted […]

On Pre-Assessing Seniors for Assisted Living

August 18, 2021

The transition into an assisted living situation can be difficult for both seniors and their loved ones. Oftentimes, it’s a move into the unknown, which forces families to wonder how their lives will change. However, the knowledge that an assisted living facility provides all-inclusive senior care can assuage some concerns. To optimize that care, many […]

Aspects of Hospice Care for Seniors

July 14, 2021

What distinguishes hospice care from other care services is its focus on caring rather than curing. Also called “end of life care,” professional hospice support provides comfort and compassion to people nearing their end. Given its delicate nature, hospice deserves a close look and an explanation of its functioning, team members, financing, and more.  If […]

Tysons Woods Assisted Living: COVID-19 Response & Preparedness

June 1, 2020

As COVID-19 continues to remain a threat, especially to the elderly and those who are immunocompromised, nursing homes and assisted living facilities across the country are adjusting their day-t0-day procedures to minimize the risk of the virus. At Tysons Woods Assisted Living, we are doing our part to keep our community safe and healthy. No […]