Blog - February 2017

A Lasting Love: Celebrating 69 Years of Marriage

Posted on February 14, 2017 in Hospice

Roberta and Earnest Queer, lovingly known as Bert and Ernie, recently had their 69th wedding anniversary. With Roberta unable to travel to their usual anniversary destination, her hospice team brought a romantic celebration to them.

5 Simple Steps to Boost Your Immune System Now

Posted on February 08, 2017 in Health and Wellness

With the cold and flu season in full swing, are you looking for ways to boost your immune system? Try these five simple steps.

Blog - November 2016

Common Holiday Injuries -- And, 3 Easy Ways to Avoid Them

Posted on November 22, 2016 in Active Aging, Health and Wellness

What does your holiday wishlist include this year? Spending time with friends and family? The latest tech or that best-selling book you've been meaning to read? Maybe it includes plans for a trip in 2017. Whatever is on your wishlist, chances are a holiday-related injury isn't one of them.

More Fun, Less Stress -- 5 Easy Ways to Enjoy the Holiday!

Posted on November 22, 2016 in Active Aging, Health and Wellness

Americans have a love-hate relationship with the holiday season. You may love the festive spirit and the opportunity to share time with friends and family, but dread all the work — and stress — involved in seasonal tasks.

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.