Blog - May 2017
Get to know Linda O'Brien, Speech-Language Pathologist
Posted on May 30, 2017 in Caregiving, Health and Wellness
May is Better Hearing and Speech Month, a time to raise public awareness about communication impairments and promote treatment that can improve a person’s quality of life. Ohio Living Park Vista would like to recognize their Speech Language Pathologists, Linda O’Brien and Kali Farris, for their service to their patients. We were able to grab some one-on-one time with Linda to get a better sense of what it is that she does as a speech-language pathologist.
Blog - March 2017
Ohio Living Home Health & Hospice Greater Toledo, Swan Creek Enjoy a Night Out Together
Posted on March 27, 2017 in Caregiving, Hospice
Ohio Living Home Health & Hospice Greater Toledo and Ohio Living Swan Creek invited their staff to share a movie, pizza and popcorn together at the Maumee Indoor Theater to watch “SING.”
Blog - November 2016
Content Spark: Preventing Falls in Senior Care
Posted on November 21, 2016 in Active Aging, Caregiving, Health and Wellness
The first day of fall was September 22 this year, and the National Council on Aging and other organizations across the country used this day (and month) to help prevent fall-related injuries among older adults.Alzheimer’s Awareness — What to Do First After Dementia Discovered or Diagnosed
Posted on November 16, 2016 in Caregiving, Home Care
While much about Alzheimer's disease is focused on facts and figures, consider this from another angle: What to do when you suspect a loved one has Alzheimer’s, or you’ve just received the diagnosis (What next?).
Blog - July 2016
Helping Mom or Dad Settle into a Retirement Community
Posted on July 18, 2016 in Caregiving
Helping your parents adjust to life in a retirement community can be a bit tricky – even if they are excited about the change in lifestyles for them. Fortunately, there are many things you can do to ease the adjustment while reminding your parents they are vitally important people in your life. These are a few of the things you can do to make the transition so much easier for mom or dad.