What can combination therapy do for you?

We have in the midst of the dreaded ‘cold and flu season,’ and at this time of year you may be looking for way of finding and maintaining vitality and restoration. Have you ever wondered about alternative ways to boost your immune health in holistic, tried and proven therapies? What about ways to naturally support … Continue reading What can combination therapy do for you?

24 for Life Diabetes Prevention Program Teaches Lifestyle Changes to Promote Weight Loss

As we transition into the New Year, many people begin thinking about their health goals for the year. If that’s you, consider joining 24 for Life, a diabetes prevention program that has had proven success in the local community.  “I joined 24 for life to lose weight and learn how to lower my A1C,” said … Continue reading 24 for Life Diabetes Prevention Program Teaches Lifestyle Changes to Promote Weight Loss

24 for Life program helps to prevent Type 2 Diabetes

One in three American adults has prediabetes. If you have prediabetes, you are at high risk for developing Type 2 Diabetes, a serious and costly disease. Many people with prediabetes who do not start to change their lifestyle habits by losing weight or participating in moderate physical activity, can develop Type 2 Diabetes within 5 … Continue reading 24 for Life program helps to prevent Type 2 Diabetes

Do you need a lift?

Like a lot of consumer products, powerchairs and scooters have come a long way in terms of the convenience and performance they provide to those who need them.  Moreover, in this era of ADA compliance, accessibility to public space has become greater than ever. To be sure, people expect to be able to use their … Continue reading Do you need a lift?

New Health & Wellness Info at the Library

By Kelly Barker Fulfill your prescription for information at the library’s Health Information Neighborhood, where wellness knowledge is at your fingertips. The Healing Magic of Forest Bathing: Finding Calm, Creativity, and Connection in the Natural World by Julia Plevin, New Health Books Media 615.5 PLE Forest bathing is the art of spending intentional time in … Continue reading New Health & Wellness Info at the Library

What is Comprehensive Disease Management (CDM)?

A Comprehensive Disease Management (CDM) program, like the one offered at Phoenix Home Care & Hospice, focuses on providing patients with palliative care and relief from symptoms, pain, and stress caused by serious illness, in addition to assisting them with completing advanced directives and discussing extended health care goals. This care can be provided alongside … Continue reading What is Comprehensive Disease Management (CDM)?