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Help others and yourself when you donate your time. April is National Volunteer Month.
Check out these caregiver tips by author Joy Loverde.
Rose E. Morgan, a resident of OPRS' Mount Pleasant Retirement Village, perfectly captures the essence of spring in a photograph featured in the Ohio Presbyterian Retirement Services' Resident Art Calendar for the month of March.
February is Heart Month and a perfect time to evaluate your life style. Heart disease and stroke are major threats to your health.In the United States, heart disease is the number one cause of death among men and women.
Since it is Groundhog Day, the buzz, of course, is whether or not the groundhog saw his shadow. In Ohio, Buckeye Chuck predicted a shortened winter, in direct conflict with Punxsutawney Phil, who thinks we’re in for at least six more weeks. No matter who is right, one thing is certain: we need to keep moving this winter to maintain a positive look on life.
A picture is worth a thousand words and the residents of Ohio Presbyterian Retirement Services (OPRS) are quite artistic. A great example of this talent is John Opie’s photography.