Moe and Tenny take a walk with their owner on the Kendal campus.

Fur Friends at KaLex

Written By: Lynda Fox Moe and Tenny take a walk with their owner on the Kendal campus. When Sally Nunneley moved to Kendal at Lexington a few months ago, we…

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Senior Moments or Dementia?

How to Tell the Difference Between a Senior Moment and Dementia The recent controversy over a new Alzheimer’s drug called Aduhelm raises again the question of what is age-appropriate forgetfulness…

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Faces of Kendal: Dave Scholl

Published: September 18, 2023 We introduce you to David Scholl in this edition of “The Faces of Kendal.” Kendal at Oberlin is home to more than 300 men and women…

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Back to School for Older Adult Students

Published: September 8, 2023 It’s that time of year when children young and old head back to the classroom, but so do hundreds of older adults. From college language classes…

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Reduce, Reuse, Recycle: 2023 Trends

Published: September 5, 2023 Here’s the good news: General awareness about humanity’s impact on the earth and the growing concern around climate change has increased rapidly over the last decade…

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Dining in The Restaurant: An Experience

More than a place to eat, The Restaurant is a place for friends to connect. A toast to good friends and a wonderful meal. Brenda serves up a plate of…

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Stretch Your Muscles Right

Published: August 25, 2023 OK, you get your 10,000 steps in most days, and regularly exercise  -  swim, bike, aerobic classes and the like  -  but if you’re like most…

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What Are Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs)?

Instrumental activities of daily living (IADLs) are activities that you complete to live a high-quality and independent life. Different from activities of daily living (ADLs) which are daily tasks necessary…

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Conscious Discipline: a Skill for All Ages

Published: August 18, 2023 Walking around an exhibit hall at an NAEYC conference, Kendal Early Learning Center Director Jeni Hoover came across a Conscious Discipline (CD) booth. She was curious,…

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