June is Men’s Health Month

May 31, 2021 — There are common men’s health problems that are treatable if caught early enough, but can be permanently debilitating or even fatal if they are not detected until after symptoms make themselves known. Prostate cancer is the most common cancer, excluding skin cancers, in American men. As Americans continue to live longer lives, the overall impact... Read More

Happy Juneteenth!

May 31, 2021 — Juneteenth ( June 19) is also known as Freedom Day, Jubilee Day, Liberation Day and Emancipation Day. It is not a national holiday, but most states recognize it either as a state holiday or special commemoration day. Texas recognized it as a state holiday in 1980. Texans share a piece of history with Army Major... Read More

Success Story

April 29, 2021 — Laverne G. was admitted to Hardinsburg Nursing and Rehab following a hospital stay. She received therapy and wound care during her stay. Resident stated that the staff in therapy were patient and persistent and it really helped with her recovery. Resident is returning to her home with home health services. She is looking forward the... Read More

Happy Birthday!

April 29, 2021 — Happy Birthday to our Residents! Dorothy B. May 05 Charlotte B. May 16 George T. May 21 Elsie T. May 24

May is National Salad Month

April 29, 2021 — Salads have been eaten throughout history since the Roman Empire made them popular! The word “salad” comes from the Latin word sal (meaning: salt) that was used to season wild leafy greens. Now salad is defined as a cold dish of various mixtures of raw or cooked vegetables, usually seasoned with oil, vinegar, or other... Read More

Endangered Species Day

April 29, 2021 — Although we will celebrate Earth Day on April 22, another important date for our planet is May 21, Endangered Species Day. The first known species to disappear forever was the dodo bird. Dutch sailors mentioned it in records in 1598. But by 1662 it was gone; hunted to extinction. This was one of the first... Read More

Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 9

April 29, 2021 — Mother’s Day is a celebration honoring the mother of the family (whether it is a biological mother, surrogate, foster, aunt, cousin, neighbor, nana, or grandmother), as well as motherhood. The American incarnation of Mother’s Day was created by Anna Jarvis and Julie Ward Howe in 1908 and became an official U.S. holiday six years later... Read More

Success Story: Oneida S.

April 9, 2021 — The patient was admitted to Hardinsburg Nursing and Rehab for therapy and nursing care following a hospital stay. The patient received Physical and Occupational Therapy. The resident is returning home after 4 weeks of therapy. The resident stated, “Everyone has been very nice and caring. Therapy has helped to improve the strength in my legs.... Read More

Hark thee! ‘Tis Talk like Shakespeare Day!

April 9, 2021 — National Talk Like Shakespeare Day, April 23, honors playwright, poet, actor, and writer William Shakespeare. Although his birthday is questionable, many scholars suggest it was April 23, 1564. Truly happenstance, Shakespeare passed on the same day 52 years later! This holiday was first declared by Chicago Mayor Daley on the 445th anniversary of the famous... Read More