Make a Fourth of July Declaration of Independence – From Smoking!

Jun 28, 2016 — This July 4, will all the smoke be coming from the barbecue grill and from the fireworks high overhead? Or will you be seeking out a spot to have a cigarette during the festivities? Every year, over a million Americans are successfully able to “kick the habit” and quit smoking. You’ve heard the statistics. Cigarette... Read More

Talking With Your Loved One About Incontinence

Jun 15, 2016 — Seniors who are experiencing urinary incontinence often feel all alone. But they are not. Though the topic seldom comes up in conversation, incontinence affects more than half of women past the age of menopause, and also affects many senior men. According to the American College of Physicians (ACP), over $20 billion per year is spent... Read More

During Men’s Health Month, Talk to Dad About Fall Prevention

Jun 1, 2016 — Every June since 1994, we’ve celebrated Men’s Health Month. The sponsor of this event, the Men’s Health Network, says that this recognition is a time to “heighten the awareness of preventable health problems and encourage early detection and treatment of disease among men and boys.” Families are encouraged to make wellness a part of their... Read More