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Not All Brain Exercises are Created Equal

Challenging the brain to understand new concepts and ideas can help seniors slow cognitive decline, but the challenge within the challenge is finding activities capable of forestalling such issues. Forbes contributor Tara Swart, a neuroscientist, notes that while most changes in the brain stop naturally occurring at age 25 -- that the brain is, in [...]

2020-04-08T18:24:15+00:00October 8th, 2019|Blog|

What Are the Best Exercises for Seniors?

It’s no surprise that as we age, we lose strength, flexibility and balance. But there are a variety of ways to keep safely exercising in order to maintain the activities you love, keep your independence, prevent falls, reduce pain and even lower your chances of illnesses such as heart disease. To encourage quality of life, [...]

2020-04-08T18:23:59+00:00September 10th, 2019|Blog|

Meeting the SNF Staffing Challenge

The gentleman in one room needs to be repositioned, lest he be plagued by bedsores. The woman in another room needs her medication. And yet another woman in yet another room needs to be ferried to treatment. There are meals to deliver. There are catheters to clean. There are beds to change. And there never [...]

2020-05-11T18:12:13+00:00January 29th, 2019|Blog, The Allure Group|

New Robotic Equipment Catapults Allure Into the Future

At the Allure Group, we have long taken a keen interest in how innovation and technology could improve patient care. Eldercare is a field ripe for disruption, especially as senior populations grow and with them, the need for better treatment. I’m excited that my company is expanding its services and capabilities through robotic equipment designed [...]

2021-06-24T14:56:42+00:00May 11th, 2018|Blog, The Allure Group|

Hearts in Motion at the Harlem Center

They’ve survived congestive heart failure. The shortness of breath, the nausea, the grueling hospital stay, the complications. At the nursing facility, they fulfilled all the requirements of cardiac rehabilitation. It wasn’t easy, but eventually their energy returned and spirits lifted. They returned home seemingly healthier than before. Until the nightmare happened again. There’s nothing more [...]

2018-03-28T14:20:43+00:00March 28th, 2018|Blog, The Allure Group|

5 Facts to Know About Baby Boomers and Healthcare

The challenges to the health-care system posed by Baby Boomers -- defined as those Americans born between 1946 and 1964 -- cannot be underestimated. As I wrote for CNBC recently, no fewer than 10,000 Boomers are retiring every day. No, that is not a misprint; that is according to Pew Research and the Social Security [...]

2020-05-11T18:16:36+00:00November 10th, 2017|Blog, The Allure Group|

Joel Landau Featured in IdeaMensch

Serial entrepreneur Joel Landau, who is the founder of The Allure Group, has been selected as an entrepreneur to watch by noted website IdeaMensch. The insights Joel offers in his interview runs the gamut from how he's managed to champion healthcare accessibility to sharing his advice for aspiring entrepreneurs, saying "Don’t be afraid to take risks as “nothing ventured nothing [...]

2017-08-29T17:39:27+00:00August 18th, 2017|Blog|