Eating well need not be complicated. Follow these four diet tips for a longer, healthier life.
How to Recognize Signs It's Time for Assisted Living
Caring for a elderly parents takes a toll on families. When is the right time to move to assisted living? We ask a psychologist for signs.
How to choose a Primary Care Physician
You may have heard it’s important to have a primary care physician (PCP). But what if you don’t already have one? In this video, we talk about how to find th...
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
Visiting A Loved One With Alzheimer's? Remember These 3 Tips
Take note of these three tips before visiting your loved one with Alzheimer's disease.
oremus Bible Browser : Romans 8:1-8
Life in the Spirit 8There is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus. 2For the law of the Spirit * of life in Christ Jesus has set you * free from the law of sin and of death. 3For God has done what the law, weakened by the flesh, could not do: by sending his own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh, and to deal with sin, * he condemned sin in the flesh, 4so that the just requirement of the law might be fulfilled in us, who walk not according to the flesh but according to the Spirit. * 5For those who live according to the flesh set their minds on the things of the flesh, but those who live according to the Spirit * set their…
How Nutritional Needs Change for Seniors and What You Can Eat For Good Health
Did you know your nutritional needs change as you age? Learn how you can promote good health in your later years and eat for healthy longevity.
What Is The Difference Between Alzheimer’s and Dementia?
Alzheimer’s disease and dementia are often used interchangeably. Discover how the two diagnoses, while related, are remarkably different.
Why All-in-One Senior Living, Primary Care is a Winning Bet
Is traveling to a doctor’s appointment a thing of the past? One senior housing operator seems to think so Through an innovative partnership, the company has primary care providers – specifically trained to care for senior living residents – keeping regular office hours at its communities’ on-site clinics, cutting transportation arrangements and other hassles out of the picture entirely Bloomfield, New Jersey-based Juniper Communities operates 18 long-term care communities in New Jersey, Colorado, Pennsylvania and Florida. The provider recently partnered with Redwood Health Partners, an on-site primary care provider that solely operates within assisted and senior living residences, skilled nursing and rehabilitation centers, and special-purpose memory care communities. Juniper previously piloted its first on-site Redwood Health…
Notes From the Field of Geriatric Medicine: In conversation with a NewBridge geriatrician
Dr. Kouta Ito joined the Hebrew SeniorLife Medical Group as a geriatric primary care physician at NewBridge on the Charles in Dedham, MA last August. I recently sat down with him to learn more about his background and thoughts on geriatric medicine.
Q: What drew you to being a physician?