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Chocolate and Heart Health – Fact or Fallacy?

February 6, 2019 — Wouldn’t it be wonderful if chocolate and heart health went hand-in-hand? You might be surprised to find out that chocolate isn’t as bad as it was once thought. The fat content in chocolate, derived from cocoa butter contained in premium grade dark chocolate, is comprised of equal amounts of oleic acid (a heart-healthy monounsaturated fat... Read More

Getting to the Heart of the Matter on Health

February 6, 2019 — Here’s some news you can take to heart: Experts say more than 70 million Americans currently live with a cardiovascular disease. Fortunately, there are practical steps you can take to reduce the health threat posed by heart disease. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, much of the burden of heart disease and... Read More

Success Story: Mrs. Cuba J.

February 6, 2019 — Mrs. Cuba J. became a part of our family in February 2018. She had developed an infection which had weakened her to the point of hospitalization. We were able to work together and clear her infection within two weeks. Cuba was able to reach 88.3% of her ADL Goal and 77.8% of her Functional Mobility... Read More

Happy Birthday!

February 6, 2019 — Residents Earnest F. 2/2 Eddie E. 2/3 Shirley S. 2/3 Sheri M. 2/7 Nancy G. 2/9 Sadie H.  2/10 Evelyn R. 2/20

Add Significance to Your New Year’s Resolutions

January 7, 2019 — The start of a new year is traditionally a time to reflect on the previous year and plan out resolutions for the year ahead. Popular resolutions include losing weight, getting more fit, getting out of debt, and making more money. While these types of self-improvement goals make for admirable resolutions, striving to become more selfless... Read More

How to Fight the Effects of Aging

January 7, 2019 — Like any battle, the fight against aging is best fought on several fronts simultaneously. Get Up and Get Moving Exercise is the key to a healthy life if you’re eight or 80. A brisk 30-minute walk every day is a step in the right direction. Take friends along or bring a dog for company. It... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

January 7, 2019 — I just want to take a moment to wish everyone a safe and happy 2019. 2018 was certainly a busy year and full of changes. We appreciate everyone’s support and patience while we make sure we are providing the best possible care to those we serve. One department has recently had some major changes. Benjamin... Read More

Happy Birthday!

January 7, 2019 — Residents Verna H. January 05 Corine S. January 14 Ronald G. January 18 Robin R. January 31

Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions

December 6, 2018 — What makes January 1st such a special time to make a change in our lives, and why can it be so difficult to maintain that change? There are a number of key reasons that apply to some, if not all, of the broken resolutions. We are not being realistic when we make the commitment. Everyone... Read More

Be Sure To Wash Your Hands!

December 6, 2018 — December 3-7, 2018 is National Hand Washing Awareness Week and, according to the Centers for Disease (CDC), “the most important thing you can do to keep from getting sick is to wash your hands.” Handwashing can help prevent illness. It involves five simple and effective steps (Wet, Lather, Scrub, Rinse, Dry) you can take to... Read More