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Watch the WZZM13 Senior Wellness segment on this topic. Nurses work in a profession caring for people in many ways, probably more than you know. When most people think of a nurse they envision someone working in a hospital or passing medications. The truth is nurses have many roles. As the hea read more.
Tamara Tiethoff Life Enrichment Coordinator Meadowlark Retirement Village Watch the WZZM13 Senior Wellness segment on this topic. Quality of life is defined as the general well-being in terms of standard health, comfort, and happiness experienced by an individual or group. Although that may read more.
Sarah Edwards, RDN Dale Simmons, Dining Services Director Porter Hills Dining Services Watch the WZZM13 Senior Wellness segment on this topic. Foods to keep your mind sharp: As we age the risk of developing Dementia, a general term for a decline in memory and thinking skills that a read more.
Leah Schmidt Speech-Language Pathologist Marywood Health Center Watch the WZZM13 Senior Wellness Segment on this topic. What physical activities keep your brain sharp? Social interaction is important in maintaining cognitive function. Hearing loss can lead to isolation in social situations, w read more.
Kristi Schneider, PT, DPT, GCS LifeCircles–PACE, Holland Click here to watch the WZZM13 Senior Wellness segment on this topic. As our bodies age, changes occur that impact our physical function. General effects of aging include: loss of tissue elasticity, mineral loss in bones and loss of mu read more.
Paige Hendrickson Wellness Coordinator, Avenues by Porter Hills Avenues by Porter Hills is a membership program for people who live at home and have services come to them. We help our members stay independent, proactively pursuing optimum health and wellness. If their health status changes, t read more.
Angela Lindeman, RN BSN Case Manager Porter Hills Home Care Click here to view the WZZM13 Senior Wellness Segment on this topic. As a former Emergency Room nurse, I took care of patients whose lives were forever changed by heart disease. I have witnessed the residual effects of a stroke i read more.
Jessica Mays, RN Porter Hills Home Care Clinical Manager & Sara Lowe Emmanuel Hospice Click here to watch the WZZM13 Senior Wellness Segment on this topic. What is Palliative Care? Most of us know a friend or family member that have a chronic disease or serious health complication. As read more.
Jessica Mays, RN Porter Hills Home Care Clinical Manager Click here to watch the WZZM13 Senior Wellness segment on this topic. This conversation has become more common lately but there is still so much stigma surrounding mental illness that much of it goes underreported. It is so easy for so read more.