Health


New Adult Medical Day Care Accepting Applications

On June 1, 2017, a Hersherger Road facility will become home for a new adult medical day care. A project of Friendship Living, the 7,000-squre-foot facility has been named The Feinour Center— after Friendship foundation chairman, Edwin Feinour. Construction, which began last year,…



7 Steps to Healthy Aging, Happy Aging

Getting older doesn’t necessarily mean you’ll have a slew of medical conditions or poor quality of life. Getting older involves change, both negative and positive, but you can enjoy aging if you understand what’s going…


October is National Physical Therapy Month

Since 1992, National Physical Therapy Month has recognized the positive impact of physical therapy for those who have suffered severe conditions. Many seniors who have suffered falls resulting in fractures or sprains. They have experienced…


How Perceptions On Aging Affect Us

People are often unaware that their ideas about aging have a profound effect on the health and well-being of adults as they age. As we move through life, we encounter positive and negative messaging or stereotypes that…




Stroke Prevention

Strokes is the 4th leading cause of death in America. Is a very debilitating disease and can affect not only the person but also their loved ones. It can happen any time of the day…


Importance of Nutrition to Age Well

Nutrition is important throughout a person’s life span and older adults are not an exception to the rule. Your daily food consumption is vital to promoting and preventing health related issues as we age. Eating…