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Birthday Shout Outs!

May 5, 2022 — Happy Birthday to our amazing residents! Dorothy B. 5/5 Violet H. 5/8 Michael S. 5/11 Ray E. 5/14 Charlotte B. 5/16 Sammie Q. 5/19 George T. 5/21 Wishing everyone one of our staff a very Happy Birthday! Caitlin B. 5/11 Destiny S. 5/17 Kasi D. 5/20 Brianna C. 5/30

Haiku Day is April 17

April 9, 2022 — What is a haiku (hahy-koo)? A haiku is traditionally a nonrhyming three-line poem of Japanese origin that offers a way of looking at the physical world. The origins of haiku can be traced back to the ninth century. The haiku consists of three lines with a five-seven-five syllable structure using sensory  language to gain inspiration.... Read More

Humor May Relieve Stress

April 9, 2022 — 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

Celebrating Earth Day on April 22

April 9, 2022 — The earth supports us in a variety of ways, which is why we celebrate Earth Day on April 22. It gives us air to breathe, water to drink, and food to eat. It gives us thousands of varieties of plants and the place to make our home. Every single person on earth, child or adult,... Read More

Seven Reasons to Recycle

April 9, 2022 — 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

April is National Occupational Therapy Month

April 9, 2022 — 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

Control Diabetes with These Tips

March 8, 2022 — Many seniors live with a health condition called diabetes. The underlying cause of diabetes varies by type, but no matter what type you have, it causes the body to have higher than normal blood sugar levels. Use the suggestions below to help ease the struggle of living with diabetes. Quit smoking Get plenty of sleep... Read More

March is Nutrition Month

March 8, 2022 — 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

March 26: Epilepsy Awareness Day

March 8, 2022 — What is Epilepsy? Epilepsy is a broad term used for a brain disorder that causes seizures. There are many different types of epilepsy. Epilepsy is a disorder of the brain that causes seizures. These seizures are not caused by a temporary underlying medical condition such as a high fever. Epilepsy can affect people in very... Read More

Certified Nurses Day

March 8, 2022 — On March 19, we acknowledge and celebrate these healthcare leaders! Certified Nurses are dedicated to patient’s personal care and safety, and for this reason they have worked hard to achieve specialized certifications that allow them to help their patients at an elevated level! This commitment could not be more crucial than during these trying times.... Read More