Employee of the Month

Aug 31, 2021 — Congratulations to Tatyana H. for being the Employee of the Month for August. Tatyana has done an amazing job in the time that she has been here. One can really tell that she loves what she does. The residents love visiting with her. She has a big heart and isn’t afraid to show it. Congratulations... Read More

Resident of the Month

Aug 31, 2021 — Congratulations to Margo C. for being our Resident of the Month. Margo is an amazing person. She loves to visit with the staff and make them laugh. Margo at one time was a Nurse, so she has become very attentive to other residents and enjoys helping when she can.

Falls are not a normal part of aging— they can be prevented!

Aug 31, 2021 — All adults, aged 65 and over, are at risk for a fall. There are simple things all seniors can do to keep from falling and to stay independent longer. Talk to your healthcare providers Tell your physician, caregiver, or loved ones if you have fallen, if you feel unsteady when standing or walking, or if... Read More

Sepsis Awareness

Aug 31, 2021 — Sepsis is the body’s extreme response to an infection. It is a life-threatening medical emergency. Sepsis happens when an infection you already have triggers a chain reaction throughout your body. Without timely treatment, sepsis can rapidly lead to tissue damage, organ failure, or be fatal. Almost any type of infection can lead to sepsis. Infections... Read More

National Indoor Plant Week

Aug 31, 2021 — National Indoor Plant Week is recognized during the third week of September and there is no better time to add a little flora to your home. If you are thinking about plant ownership but aren’t confident in the greenness of your thumb, worry not! Here is an introduction to different types of house plants that... Read More

Learning Your Heart Age on World Heart Day, September 29

Aug 31, 2021 — Her age is 53. But her heart is 75 years old because she smokes and has uncontrolled high blood pressure. She’s not alone because most American adults have a heart that is older than their actual age. One way to understand your risk for a heart attack or stroke is to learn your “heart age.”... Read More

Foot Care Tips

Aug 6, 2021 — August 6 is Wiggle Your Toes Day! Here are some simple and easy ways to take care of your feet and keep your toes happy: Scrub your feet with a pumice stone to help remove the dead and dry skin. Apply foot cream before going to bed to prevent any cracked heel problems. If your... Read More

August is National Immunization Awareness Month

Aug 6, 2021 — This annual observance highlights the importance of getting recommended vaccines throughout your life. You have the power to protect yourself and your family against serious diseases, like COVID-19, measles, whooping cough, cancers caused by HPV, pneumonia, among others through on-time vaccination. Throughout the month of August, you’re encouraged to talk to your physician, nurse, or... Read More

Fruits of Summer

Aug 6, 2021 — With summer upon us, there is an abundance of fruits available that make them all the perfect, healthy summer snack. Be sure to consult your physician or dietician before making any changes to your diet. Apricots– Apricots are rich in potassium and magnesium which help supply stamina. They contain vitamin C, iron and beta carotene.... Read More

August 21 is National Senior Citizen Day: Live Your Best Senior Years

Aug 6, 2021 — Studies show that the seniors who are the most successful at living their best life are the ones who obsess the least about being successful. The research on the effect of attitude on how well seniors do mentally, emotional and physically lends some credibility that your outlook on life seems to have a great deal... Read More