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Maegan Garlock Residential Living Community Engagement Manager Porter Hills Village Click here to watch the WZZM13 Senior Wellness Segment on this topic. Dementia is a debilitating condition that affects one in ten people 65 years and older. It is, even more common in people aged 85 and olde read more.
Maegan Garlock Porter Hills Wellness Director Click here to watch the WZZM13 Senior Wellness segment on this topic. This week, we honor the men and women who selflessly served our country in the military. Service to our country is essential to the protection of our rights and freedoms e read more.
Maegan Garlock, Porter Hills Village, Wellness Director Click here to watch the WZZM13 Senior Wellness segment on this topic. According to the World Health Organization, 47.5 million people worldwide have dementia. That is a staggering number! It is quite likely that any of us will encounter s read more.
Maegan Garlock - Wellness Director Click here to watch the WZZM13 Senior Wellness segment on this topic. 44 million people are thought to be affected by dementia. By 2030, that number is expected to climb to 76 million. That translates to 1 in 5 people between the ages of 65 and 85 and 1 in read more.
Maegan Garlock - Wellness Director Click here to watch the WZZM13 Senior Wellness segment on this topic. Spring is upon us and with it comes the feelings of new growth and rejuvenation. Michiganders are eager to feel the warm air and see flowers begin to grow from the recently snow-covered g read more.
Much attention has been given recently to the Supreme Court decision to uphold gay marriages. While this topic has been controversial, it has also sparked conversations about how people who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender are treated in our society. A topic which is less commo read more.
Think about learning your ABC’s. What is the first thing that comes to your mind? How about the way you would soothe a crying baby? What was your go-to lullabye? Does the song Amazing Grace conjure any emotions for you? Do you find yourself tapping your feet to a catchy tune or perhaps s read more.
As we celebrate Father’s Day, we are reminded how important our dads are to us. Because we cherish the roles these men have played in our lives, we want them to be involved in our lives as long as possible. We want them to be healthy, happy and wise. A man in the United States today who reaches t read more.
History of Veteran's Day The eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month. Back in 1919, Armistice Day was designated as a remembrance of when, a year prior, fighting had ceased and began the end of World War I. At that time, President Wilson declared, “To us in America, the reflection read more.
Sun Exposure in Older Age It’s always nice to enjoy a warm sunny day. Just being in the sunlight can enhance your mood and helps our bodies absorb Vitamin D, essential for bone strength. However, according to the Skin Cancer Foundation, 1 in 5 people will develop skin cancer at some point in read more.