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Let’s Be Thankful This Thanksgiving Day—And Every Day

We celebrate Thanksgiving Day tomorrow with family, friends, feasting, and football. Sometimes it seems that the essence of the day—thanksgiving—is lost among the turkeys, pumpkin pies, and NFL games. We could all use a little more thankfulness and gratitude in our lives. We live in unprecedented times—never before has there been an era of such…

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Park Crescent Health Honors Our Veterans

It’s 100 years since the very first Veterans Day—that is, November 11, 1918. That day marked the end of World War I, when the armistice between Germany and the Allied nations came into effect at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918. The following year, President Woodrow Wilson proclaimed…

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A Surprising Way to Fight Dementia

After years of research, scientists are starting to understand the causes and triggers of dementia. They’ve issued many recommendations over the years: exercise, maintain a healthy weight, control your blood pressure, etc. Now there’s a surprising new suggestion: volunteer regularly. Volunteering is Good for your Brain A new study out of Indiana University found that…

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Preventing Falls: Part 1

Falling becomes more common—and deadly—as we age. Reduced balance, weakness, and poor eyesight are all contributing factors to falls, and all are more prevalent among the elderly. When older people fall, they are more likely to break a bone than younger people, and recovery will also take longer. According to statistics, 1 in 5 falls…

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Activities and Maintenance Department Receive Recognition at Park Crescent

At Park Crescent Healthcare and Rehabilitation, we strongly believe that our dedicated staff are our greatest asset. It is why we always appreciate the opportunity to honor them and thank them for their selfless dedication to our residents and their families. Last week, we hosted a special luncheon for our Activities and Maintenance departments. Take…

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