Posts Tagged ‘mental health’

What You Should Know About Motion Sickness In Seniors

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Have you ever heard of motion sickness? Most-likely, you have and you associate the phenomenon with children. However, motion sickness in seniors is also quite prevalent. Motion Sickness and Seniors Motion sickness in seniors may be harder to detect. As Lisa Carson writes, “because the symptoms of motion sickness mimic many of the symptoms of…

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Omega 3 Benefits

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Do you have enough omega 3 in your diet? These fatty acids are one type of fat you should definitely consider getting enough of. They pack great health benefits and are relatively easy to get hold of. Sources of Omega 3 Natural There are several types of omega 3 fatty acids. EPA and DHA, which…

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Walmart’s Mental Health Clinic

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Getting Creative With Mental Health Care There’s something hitting Walmart stores, and the one near you may be next. But this isn’t not a new product. It’s a health service – a mental health clinic! In an effort to make mental health treatment accessible to the public, Beacon Health Options decided to launch a clinic…

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World Mental Health Day

October 10th is an important day in Elmwood Hills Healthcare Center’s calendar. That’s because October 10th is World Mental Health Day. But why does the world need a mental health day? Here’s what the World Health Organization (WHO) has to say: “World Mental Health Day is observed on 10 October every year, with the overall objective of…

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Mental Health Month

At Elmwood Hills Healthcare Center we realize that your loved one’s mental health is important just as their physical and social needs are. So, as May comes to a close, we count down the final hours of Mental Health Month for 2018.1 Recognizing Mental Health The first step in recognizing mental health is acknowledging its…

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Dehydration Can Seriously Ruin Your Health

Dehydration is a silent killer. Insufficient water intake results in serious chronic diseases as half of our body mass is comprised of water.    Dehydration-What You Need To Know Proper hydration makes your body work correctly. Body fluids unite your organs and physiological systems into one coherent smoothly functioning organism. For example, blood  is a…

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