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Leaving a Legacy: Capturing Family History for Future Generations

As we grow older, most adults begin to reflect on what their lives have stood for and what history and legacy they will leave behind. For all of us, there is an innate desire to feel as if we have made a difference in the world. For older adults, feeling […]
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The Pros and Cons of Moving to Senior Living vs Aging at Home

When older adults first begin to plan for retirement, one question that almost always comes up is where to live. Aging in place at home is one potential solution. Moving to senior living is another. There are definite pros and cons to consider with each. It’s important to take time […]
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Veteran’s Aid And Attendance Seminar

  Veteran’s Aid & Attendance Seminar August 30 2018 from 6:00pm – 7:30pm.
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Traditions of Athens Summer Resident Spotlight

Boyd considers himself to be a very fortunate man and lives his life with a positive attitude and no complaints. He has been calling Traditions of Athens home since December. Boyd emphasized on how good everyone has been to him here at Traditions.   “Everyone here has been very good […]
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Dehydration in Older Adults

Dehydration. It’s something we often hear about during the hot summer southern months. So much so, that you may even stop taking the warnings seriously. But be careful to stay vigilant! Staying hydrated is critical to overall health, and could mean life or death to you or a loved one. […]
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Senior Assisted Living Communities: A Typical Day

Often times we’re asked about what a typical day might look like at Traditions Assisted Living and Memory Care Communities. We’d love to share with you what that looks like.  While nothing is mandatory, our Program and Activities Calendar is filled with something for everyone.  Our focus is total wellness – physical, emotional, psychological, spiritual, and […]
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Making Masks at Mardi Gras 2018

Traditions of Athens Celebrated Marti Gras

  Athens Marti Gras Lunch & Party On Wednesday, February 28, 2017 from 12:30pm – 2pm Traditions of Athens celebrated Marti Gras with great food, fun festivities, music, and entertainment! Traditions of Athens is located at 22171 Traditions Way, Athens, AL Located near Highway 72 and Lindsay Lane S. Traditions of Athens residents, […]
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The Benefits of Socialization

Spending more time alone and less time engaging in social situations tends to increase with age. This happens gradually as family members may become too busy and close friends experience similar restrictive conditions, such as a lack of energy, mobility limitations, and decreased health conditions. A diminishing social life for […]
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Heart health and heart disease

Celebrate American Heart Month by Adopting Heart-Healthy Habits!

February is American Heart Month! As many Americans vowed to improve their health at the start of the year, this is an ideal time to remind everyone to focus on their heart and adopt better lifestyle habits to improve their health. Declared by then-President Lyndon B. Johnson, the first American […]
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Mardi Gras and Blood Drive Traditions Senior Living

Celebrate Marti Gras at Traditions of Athens | Blood Drive

Blood Drive at Traditions of Athens If you’re an abled bodied member of the local community and able to donate blood, Traditions of Athens will be holding a blood drive in conjunction with Life South. Donate blood and receive a certificate for lunch for two at Traditions of Athens. The […]
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