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The History of B-I-N-G-O

Posted on December 13th, 2015

Did you know that the month of December marks the 86th Anniversary of the game of B-I-N-G-O? I didnt know that either! I was curious one day, thinking, how did this game come about? Our elderly Clients LOVE Bingo! And they always play it. And it amazes me how every time I go to the […]

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Medicare Turns 50!

Posted on September 15th, 2015

On July 30, 1965, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed into law legislation that established the Medicare and Medicaid programs. July 30th, 2015 marked the 50th Anniversary for Medicare. Before Medicares creation, approximately 65% of those over 65 had health insurance, with coverage that was often unavailable or unaffordable to the rest, because adults often paid […]

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Keeping Seniors Socially Active Improves Health

Posted on May 29th, 2013

Studies show that socially active seniors are about 1.5 times as likely to remain free of disabilities, such as using the telephone, preparing meals and managing medications, or that involve mobility and strength activities, such as walking up and down a flight of stairs, walking a half mile and doing heavy housework. Adding a home […]

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Falling And Vitamin D

Posted on May 28th, 2013

Falling is one of the most serious situations related to senior care, and every year thousands of aging adults experience serious injuries related to slipping and falling. Senior home services do a tremendous amount to try to protect seniors from falling. Most of these efforts revolve around rearranging the furniture in the home, removing tripping […]

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Flu Shots

Posted on March 5th, 2013

Have You Had Your Flu Shot? It’s Time! If you are age 65 or older it is extremely important that you do not skip getting your flu shot. It is simple, readily available, and affordable. Most importantly it can be lifesaving. The Most Common Causes of Death in the U.S. Influenza and Pneumococcal are the […]

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