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Making Connections through Art

This innovative watercolor art program that combines creativity and evidence-based practices to improve the well-being and cognition of the residents in Park Place of Elmhurst.…

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Flu Prevention Tips for Seniors

It’s that time of year, when it seems that everyone seems to come down with a cold, cough, or stomach bug. But an illness that might slow down a healthy adult for a couple of days can be much more serious, even deadly, for an older adult with an already weakened immune system. Here are some prevention tips for seniors – and those who care for them – to help beat the bug this cold and flu season…

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Stroke Prevention for Older Adults

Stroke prevention is important, as statistics show that almost 800,000 people suffer from a stroke every year. Of those strokes, about three quarters of them strike people over the age of 65. While family history plays a part in your risk for stroke, there are things you can do today to…

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Three Percent Starting Wage Increase, Announces Providence Life Services

Providence Life Services recently announced a three percent starting wage increase for healthcare staff, including Nurses, Resident Aides, CNAs; as well as other support staff, including Housekeeping, Laundry, and Dining Services staff. Providence considers it a priority to…