Health and Wellness archive
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Summertime means fun in the sun, but it's important to know the dangers of overexposure.
Restorative care is a philosophy of care that focuses on you and your independence.
Learn the warning signs of a stroke.
Ohio Presbyterian Retirement Services joins leading U.S. organizations in promoting the value of an engaged and healthy workforce.
Let's talk about blood pressure and cholesterol.
You like to share your opinion, right? You like to tell companies what you want in a product, right? Well, here's your chance!
Lu Ann Presser, the marketing/admission director at Dorothy Love Retirement Community, shares Alzheimer's information and resources.
September is World Alzheimer's Month, and Friday, Sept. 21, is World Alzheimer's Action Day.
Every winter, the numbers of persons suffering from heart attacks climbs. Emergency room physicians also note a rise in back injuries during winter as well. The culprit? Snow shoveling.
Shoveling snow is hard work. Not only does it boost your heart rate and blood pressure, but it also places great strain on back muscles.
When we think of attitude, we think of sayings such as “Have an Attitude of Gratitude” or “Count Your Blessings”. But as it turns out, those are more than just bumper-sticker sayings or cross-stitch quotations. Research has shown over and over again that having a positive attitude helps us to live longer, happier lives.