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Honoring Our Veterans on Memorial Day

We hope that everyone has a chance to take a few moments today and reflect on today’s holiday.

Perhaps the greatest value of a life is to spend it for something that lives after it. On Memorial Day, we honor and remember more than a million Veterans who lost their lives on our behalf to defend […]

By |May 25th, 2020|Blog|Comments Off on Honoring Our Veterans on Memorial Day

Stress and Memory Loss

There is a substantial body of evidence about the effects stress can have on your body, both short term, and long term.  When a person is placed in a stressful situation, there is a biochemical response in the body involving a plethora of hormones, and these hormones can have lasting effect on the body and […]

By |May 18th, 2020|Blog|Comments Off on Stress and Memory Loss

Recognizing the Signs: Strokes

In the United States, strokes are the leading cause of death and long term disability, resulting in over 130,000 deaths, and costing more than $40 billion each year. There are nearly 800,000 strokes each year in the U.S., of which over 600,000 are first time strokes. Risk factors for strokes vary widely and strokes can […]

By |May 11th, 2020|Blog|Comments Off on Recognizing the Signs: Strokes

Tips for being a “Sandwich” Caregiver

Conservative estimates put approximately 10 million people in the United States in the group of caregivers for an aging loved one, many of which also have children of their own living at home. This makes them “sandwich” caregivers. Beyond the role of a caregiver, some are still working part, or even full time. It is […]

By |May 4th, 2020|Blog|Comments Off on Tips for being a “Sandwich” Caregiver