For many, senior living looks like nursing homes, assisted living facilities and physical therapy suites. But those aren’t the only options. Another service lies in home health care – no moving required.
March is National Nutrition Month. It also happens to be National Peanut Month, Women’s History Month, Mustache Month, National Kidney Month and many other observances. However, let’s focus on nutrition, specifically infant nutrition.
During Oprah Winfrey’s “2020 Vision: Your Life in Focus Tour” several weeks ago in Los Angeles, she spoke about wellness and balance. Unfortunately, immediately after mentioning balance in her speech, she lost her footing and tumbled onto the stage, a reminder of how important balance is to …
We talk a lot about avoiding a threat like COVID-19. You likely know avoiding gatherings, social distancing, washing hands, not shaking hands, not touching your face and wearing masks and personal protective gear are important.
This time of year, we often need a break from snow and grey sky of Northeast Ohio. Many of us travel to warm and sunny climates for at least a few days during winter months. Cleveland’s sunny days are also just around the corner and we will be out and about enjoying our beautiful sunny days.
Eric Murray was hired as executive director of senior care and services for the Youngstown Area Jewish Federation to oversee Heritage Manor Rehabilitation & Retirement Community and Adult Day Services and Levy Gardens Assisted Living Facility, effective March 9.
Northeast Ohio Medical University’s College of Pharmacy will host its annual Pathways to Pharmacy program for high school students interested in a career in health care. From June 21 to June 26, the weeklong, overnight camp will provide students with opportunities to learn about the professi…
Maplewood Senior Living with area locations in Twinsburg, Cuyahoga Falls and Chardon each received 2020 Best of Assisted Living Award for Service Excellence from senioradvisor.com, one of the largest ratings and reviews sites for North American and Canadian senior care and services.
With today being Valentine’s Day and store shelves are filled with candy hearts, it’s a good time to think about the heart health of the people we love, including our children.
Do any of these symptoms sound familiar: Snoring, suddenly waking up due to gasping or choking, daytime sleepiness? What about teeth grinding? These are all clinical manifestations of obstructive sleep apnea. If you or your child exhibits any of these symptoms, you may want to talk to your d…
Menorah Park’s Home Health Services has been named among the top 10 agencies for most experienced in caring for those with hip and knee replacements.
Two University of Haifa students visited Cleveland Clinic last month as part of a U.S. tour to build support for the Israeli academic institution and its mission.
According to Groucho Marx, outside of a dog, a book is man’s best friend. Inside of a dog, it’s too dark to read. But seriously, I agree with the old adage that a dog is man’s best friend. Research has emerged that supports the many positive effects on one’s health of being a pet owner.
Budgeting is a big part of life, as knowing what one can afford can help plans develop. This is especially true for senior living, as the average cost for assisted living is about $4,000 a month, according to a report by the National Center for Assisted Living.
In three of my books, “What To Eat When: A Strategic Plan to Improve Your Life,” “The What To Eat When Cookboook” and “The Great Age Reboot,” I highlight 16 choices that have been shown in studies to help you keep your brain young. These books are meant to motivate you and help you prepare t…