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Hand washing is just as important as ever before, to help prevent the spread of germs. While hand washing is a requirement at any medical facility, many individuals follow the practice on a day-to-day basis at home. One of the ways germs can come in...

The month of October is dedicated each year as residents’ rights, which focuses on individuals living in long-term care facilities. A long-term care facility provides services to those who are no longer able to live independently. As a resident of a long-term care facility, there...

What do you think of when someone says the fall season? Fall can represent leaves falling, cooler weather, certain foods and drinks, warmer clothing, outdoor activities, and so much more! Taking the time to enjoy your favorite parts of fall can bring about feelings of...

Parenting stress can come up at any time, for those who are caring for children of all ages.  It is important to first acknowledge the stress and how it is affecting you, and then focus on dealing with it.  A stressed-out parent makes it challenging...

The month of September celebrates national recovery month.  For those who are in recovery or perhaps you are supporting someone who is, it is important to recognize the significance of this milestone.  For others who are still struggling with addiction, it is not too late...

Preparing, cooking and storing food can all influence the safety of the food we eat.  Food safety is necessary to avoid illness and harm.  Anyone can get sick from spoiled food, but it is also very preventable by taking necessary food safety steps.  Here are...

Many health conditions can be battled alongside the connections we have with one another.  In our healthcare system today, we currently work together on disease prevention, discovering new treatments, providing health care and so much more.  However, for many individual people, dealing with certain health...

In celebration of immunization awareness month for August, here is a look at what immunizations are, why they are given and their importance. What are immunizations?  Immunization is a process that protects one’s body, or immune system against harmful elements that could enter.  Mostly these include...

If you are working on your positivity, speaking words of affirmation to yourself is a great tool.  Speaking positive words to yourself or reading them off on a consistent basis is a great way to promote and increase your positive thoughts.  The more you surround...

Having effective communication with your healthcare provider is essential to receiving the care you need and want.  Communication can be a barrier if not properly utilized between you and your provider.  Communicating accurate information about yourself is also crucial to your provider assessing your symptoms...

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