The Bristal Assisted Living Blog

Memory Loss: What's Normal; What's Not?

With dementia, Alzheimer’s disease, and other memory-related cognitive disorders so top-of-mind today, it might cause you to pause and wonder:
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100th Birthday Party in Massapequa

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This month in Massapequa, we celebrated resident Dorothy Peter’s 100th birthday. Councilman Thomas Hand made an appearance to congratulate our...
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Grandparents Day in East Meadow

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It was a celebration of generations at our Grandparents Day party here in East Meadow this weekend! The residents’ smiles lit up the the community as...
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Chef’s Table: The Bristal at Garden City’s Mick Gehnrich Shares His Butternut Squash Soup Recipe

  Chefs have many reasons they like to cook: they were inspired by a certain dish, they find it challenging and artistic, they connect cooking with...
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Discover 5 of Long Island's Hidden Gems this Fall!

Nestled into the rich history of Long Island are many hidden gems full of family, friendship, and longevity. Long Island features beautiful...
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Better Your Memory with These 6 ‘Brain Foods’

  While there is no magic food to improve your brainpower (yet!), there are a few foods that research has shown may be able to delay dementia, such...
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