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Self-Care is Important for Mental Health

— The past two years have brought many unforeseen changes and challenges that have impacted our everyday lives, which is why it is more important than ever to make mental health a priority. Mental health includes our emotional, psychological, and social well-being. Stress, fear and anxiety all can have a negative effect on our mental health,... Read More

Act F.A.S.T. to Help Stroke Victims

— Acting F.A.S.T. can help stroke patients get the treatments they desperately need. The stroke treatments that work best are available only if the stroke is recognized and diagnosed within three hours of the first symptoms. Stroke patients may not be eligible for these if they don’t arrive at the hospital in time. If you think... Read More

Activities Calendar and Facility Updates

— May Activities May 2– Celebrate Lemonade Day May 6– Celebrate National Nurses Day, BBQ Month and Salad Month May 8– We will celebrate National Day of Prayer and Mothers Day May 11– Hostess Cupcake Day May 16– Wear Purple for Peace Day, National Pizza Party Day and Straw Hat/Chocolate Chip Cookie Day May 20– Pick... Read More

Happy Birthday!

— Residents Matt G. Robert P. Alexis E. Andrew K. Tammy G. McKenna B. Daniel C. Staff Georgia C. Michael G. Twonza H. Nita T.

April is National Occupational Therapy Month

— Occupational therapy practitioners enable people of all ages to live life to its fullest by helping them promote health, and prevent—or live better with—injury, illness, or disability. These services may include: Offering seniors who are recovering from a stroke or surgery ways to resume independence Helping seniors recovering from injury to regain skills necessary to... Read More

Autism Awareness Month

— What is Autism? According to the CDC, Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a developmental disability that can cause significant social, communication and behavioral challenges. Individuals with ASD often have problems with social, emotional, and communication skills. They may repeat certain behaviors and may find change in their daily routines difficult. Individuals with ASD might: not... Read More

Humor May Relieve Stress

— If it is left unchecked, stress may take its toll. While it isn’t possible to completely eliminate all forms of stress from your life, you can feel a lot better when you use humor to relieve stress. It has long been said that humor is the best medicine, and there have been several studies that... Read More

Seven Reasons to Recycle

— Recycling is sort of like exercising: we all know we should do it, but not all of us do it as often as we should—and some of us don’t do it at all. However, here are seven good reasons why you should start. It reduces global warming. It makes us more energy-efficient. It keeps our... Read More

March is Nutrition Month

— It can sometimes feel as if we’re bombarded with information about the latest eating trend or buzzworthy ingredient. But good nutrition is really about having a well-rounded diet, and it’s easier to do than you may think. In fact, living a nutritious lifestyle can be easy and fun. Nutrition is about more than vitamins—it also... Read More