National Fire Prevention Week Starts October 7th

September 27, 2018 — In the U.S. alone, there are more than 500,000 residential fires every year that are serious enough to require a call to the fire department. Stay safe with these fire safety tips: Plan an Escape Route If a fire does break out, you must get out fast. Being awakened by a smoke alarm at 2:00... Read More

Discover The Origin of Halloween

September 27, 2018 — Why do we have a day that is supposed to do nothing but scare the dickens out of us? Why do we dress up like ghost and goblins? These questions can be answered by looking back at the origin of Halloween. Over 2,000 years ago, the Celtics were a proud, fierce and combative tribe which inhabited ... Read More

Short Term Therapy Success

September 27, 2018 — Bridging the Gap from Hospital to Home “Therapy helped me understand what I needed to do to stand on my good leg in order to allow my bad leg to heal!” After a few short weeks with us, Ken is making plans to get back home with his wife. He appreciated the help and guidance... Read More

Short Term Therapy Success

August 29, 2018 — Bridging the Gap from Hospital to Home “The therapy team motivated me to do more than I thought I could! The nursing care and food were great, too!” After a few short weeks with us, Chuck is making plans to go home. He’s looking forward to riding his Harley and eating meals at home! Chuck,... Read More

It’s the End of Summer, So Why Do We Celebrate Labor Day?

August 29, 2018 — Labor unions were the first to celebrate the beginning of the Labor Day tradition in the U.S. A union leader by the name of Peter McGuire originated the idea of setting aside a day for workers to gather in unity. On September 5, 1882, the inaugural Labor Day parade was held in New York City,... Read More

Cholesterol Education Month

August 29, 2018 — Cholesterol is a waxy, fatty substance that is found in every cell of the body. It is involved in the production of cell membranes, some hormones, vitamin D, bile acids, and other tissues in the body. It also insulates nerves. Cholesterol is produced in the liver, but we also get cholesterol from our diet. The... Read More

September is Healthy Aging Month

August 29, 2018 — How to Age Healthy, Wealthy and Wise You may feel overwhelmed by the amount of advice that is available when it comes to dealing with aging. Here are some of the most important tips: Eating a nutritious diet is an essential component in healthy aging. You want to eat plenty of fruits, vegetables, whole grain... Read More

Relaxation Techniques

July 27, 2018 — When stress becomes overwhelming, there are quick relaxation techniques you can do almost anywhere to make you feel better almost immediately. Try it out: Stretch out on your back or sit comfortable where you are. Tighten all the muscles in your toes, then flex your feet, and slowly move up through your body to your... Read More