Is it True that Happy People Live Longer?

By admin | September 2, 2019 |

  According to a new study, happy people don’t just live happier lives; happy people actually live longer. The study showed that people who reported feeling happy, excited, and content on a typical day increase their chances of living to a ripe old age. The numbers come from studying optimism and longevity among nearly 70,000…

Three Common Foods that can Improve your Memory

By admin | August 30, 2019 |

If you are like most people and find that as you age, you occasionally forget things, you’ll want to know about these three common foods that can improve your memory. Carrots Studies show that people who eat higher levels of vitamin A and other anti-oxidants for several years are less likely to have Alzheimer’s disease.…

Vitamins and Minerals Seniors Need Most

By admin | August 29, 2019 |

As we age, we need to make sure that we are getting the vitamins and minerals seniors need most so that we can stay healthy. Here is a partial list of what we need to do this. Vitamin D Your body needs this vitamin so that your cells continue to absorb calcium well. People get…

5 Easy Tips to Manage Chronic Pain

By admin | August 21, 2019 |

As many as eight out of every ten American adults suffer from chronic pain. If your loved one is one of these, here are six ways that can help manage the chronic pain. What is Chronic Pain? Acute pain is the normal sensation you feel when you have hurt yourself or when you are ill.…

Two Easy Tools to Make Happiness Last

By admin | August 18, 2019 |

Happiness doesn’t usually last. Most of us find that happiness is like a soap bubble. It floats away and disappears. Do you remember how excited you were when you moved into your new home? Or started your new job? Do you also remember that it didn’t last? Happiness Fades Happiness fades. Psychologists call this phenomenon…

Recovery at River’s Edge!

By admin | August 16, 2019 |

We’ve just embarked on the development of a new page on our website! We will be featuring special success stories of our patients, together with their happy smiles and grateful testimonials! Meet Ellen Ross!

Senior Eating Habits for Healthy Teeth

By admin | August 12, 2019 |

Choosing eating habits for healthy teeth has an impact on your overall health. So for seniors, who may want to avoid dentures, this is an especially wise thing to do. What should you do? In general, you should be choosing fruits, vegetables, whole grains, low-fat dairy products, and lean proteins like turkey, chicken and fish.…

Foot Care for Diabetes

By admin | August 11, 2019 |

Foot care for diabetes patients is all-important. This is because diabetes often damages the blood vessels that carry blood to the feet. That means, small cuts and grazes heal at a slower rate and can even lead to gangrene. In some cases, simple blisters have turned into major infections. These infections don’t heal and amputation…

Do You Know These Facts About Your Dentures?

By admin | August 8, 2019 |

According to the American College of Prosthodontists, over 50% of people in the United States are missing at least one tooth due to gum disease, tooth decay or injury. Dentures are made of acrylic (plastic) or metal. Here are the facts about dentures. Why Should I Replace a Missing Tooth? When you have a missing tooth…

4 Medical Reasons for Insomnia that You Should Know

By admin | August 6, 2019 |

Nine million Americans take prescription drugs to help them fall asleep. If you or the person you are caring for is one of them, you may want to understand these four medical reasons for insomnia. Doctors divide insomnia into 2 types: Acute insomnia. This usually lasts for a couple of nights especially if you are…

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