blog: your health
The Theme for Older Americans Month 2023 is “Aging Unbound”
May is National Older Americans Month, a time to honor the achievements of older adults in our country.
Don’t let hearing loss steal away your life
People with hearing loss may not want to admit to having hearing problems or may not seek treatment. However, ignored or untreated hearing loss only worsens over time. Knowing the signs of hearing loss can help with early intervention.
Celebrate older Americans as they “Age My Way”
McGuffey Healthcare is committed to supporting the health and well-being of older Americans and the disabled. We are proud to be home to a diverse group of residents who have a variety of interests. To serve them and their loved ones is a privilege that we hold dear. Happy Older Americans Month!
National Skilled Nursing Care Week celebrates quality care
We wish all the skilled nursing care centers across the nation a very happy National Skilled Nursing Care Week!
10 warning signs of Parkinson’s disease you need to know about
Parkinson’s disease is a chronic degenerative disorder that impacts the nervous system. The exact cause is unknown and there is no cure, but there are a number of treatment options available.
Make important healthcare decisions while you still can
National Healthcare Decisions Day is a time to highlight the importance of advance healthcare decision-making.
Preventing kidney disease: 7 small changes that make a big difference
March is National Kidney Month and this is a good time to learn more about taking steps to prevent kidney disease.
Why is nutrition important for older adults?
March is National Nutrition Month® and this is a great time to ensure older people have the right information about appropriate food choices and how proper nutrition impacts health.
5 vitamins and minerals important to senior health
The best way to get vitamins and minerals is by eating a nutritious and balanced diet.