Pack Your Morning with Nutrients

The school year means busy mornings. Prompting your kids (and let’s be honest - yourself) to get out of bed on time, brushing your teeth, packing your bags, making sure you aren’t forgetting one of the 100 items on your to-do list. That does not leave much time for breakfast. However, breakfast is important to … Continue reading Pack Your Morning with Nutrients

Diabetes Prevention Program Impacts Healthy Living at Senior Center

When Deborah Dawkins was approached by Midland Care to offer their lifestyle change program supported by the American Diabetes Association, 24 for Life, at the East Topeka Senior Center, she knew it would be a beneficial program to her clients, as their primary goal is to make sure they stay healthy and can remain in … Continue reading Diabetes Prevention Program Impacts Healthy Living at Senior Center

Suicide Prevention Coalition Raises Money and Awareness

The Shawnee County Suicide Prevention Coalition is comprised of community partners, and its mission is to save lives and support families in Shawnee County through suicide prevention training, education and awareness.  The Coalition has sponsored and co-facilitated several trainings on Zero Suicide and ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training), provided a six-hour training for mental … Continue reading Suicide Prevention Coalition Raises Money and Awareness

Powerchairs vs Scooters  

For anyone considering purchasing a new powerchair or scooter mobility device there is more to know than one might realize.  These devices allow people with physical limitations to go about their daily lives with greater ease and independence. And both can work well in a variety of indoor or outdoor situations and each can be … Continue reading Powerchairs vs Scooters  

Midwest Float – Relax. Dream. Get Inspired.

Casey Campbell of Midwest Float isn’t just an entrepreneur; he is his own best customer.  After serving for eight years in the United State Army, Casey returned home suffering from PTSD.  He tried countless coping mechanisms with little to no relief before discovering float therapy. It only took one session for Casey to realize that … Continue reading Midwest Float – Relax. Dream. Get Inspired.

Preparing a Loved One for Hospice Care

As a family member or loved one is nearing the end of their life, it may be time to consider care options. Hospice care may be something you’re looking at to give comfort to your loved one through this difficult time. Phoenix Home Care discusses how to prepare a family member or loved one for … Continue reading Preparing a Loved One for Hospice Care