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Julie Godfrey, RN COS-C Nursing Clinical Manager Porter Hills Home Care Watch the 13 on Your Side Senior Wellness Segment on this topic. September is a Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Month Atrial fibrillation (Afib) is an irregular and often rapid heart rate that can increase your risk of 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.
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, th 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.
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.
Marie Dershem, MSW – Social Worker, Porter Hills Home Care Click here to watch the WZZM13 Senior Wellness Segment on this topic. Nutrition plays a huge role in our overall health throughout our lifespan that is often overlooked, especially as we age. As we get older, our appetites, calori read more.
Andrea Van Beek, EMT-P, RN – Porter Hills Home Care Click here to watch the WZZM13 Senior Wellness segment on this topic. February is American Heart Month. Heart disease is the primary cause of death in the United States for both men and women, claiming almost 1 million lives annually. O read more.