How to improve heart health

Have you recently been diagnosed with heart disease? Are you hoping to prevent future problems with your cardiovascular system? Either way, learning how to improve heart health is a smart idea – it’s also refreshingly easy! When working toward this goal, some determined souls dive in headfirst and completely revamp their lifestyle. While that is … Continue reading How to improve heart health

How to Choose a Home Health Care Provider

While living life to the fullest is something we all aim to do, a medical condition, illness, or unexpected injury may make you realize you could use some assistance at home. If you’ve noticed you’re spending extra time with daily activities, then home health care may be the perfect solution to help you live each … Continue reading How to Choose a Home Health Care Provider

Comprehensive Disease Management

Comprehensive disease management, or CDM, is a holistic approach to the management of chronic and life-limiting disease, utilizing an X-factor approach to guide those we serve through the complex and often turbulent journey that is living life with a serious illness, by providing care grounded in Christ-like values of patience, honesty and compassion. What Is … Continue reading Comprehensive Disease Management

New health and 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 Beautiful Cure: The Revolution in Immunology and What It Means for Your Health by Daniel M. Davis, Health Information Neighborhood 616.079 DAV In The Beautiful Cure, leading immunologist Daniel M. Davis … Continue reading New health and wellness info at the library

What is Home Care about? New company shares philosophy

This past Summer, Phoenix Home Care and Hospice cut the ribbon on its new Topeka location at 2945 SW Wanamaker Drive. The company provides home health care services, comprehensive disease management, private duty nursing for adults, hospice care and a pharmacy. Phoenix Home Care was founded seven years ago and provides quality home care services … Continue reading What is Home Care about? New company shares philosophy

MidlandCare’s 24 for Life Helps Topekans 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 disease. Many people with prediabetes who do not lose weight or do moderate physical activity can develop Type 2 diabetes within five years. The good news is that you can prevent Type … Continue reading MidlandCare’s 24 for Life Helps Topekans Prevent Type 2 Diabetes