There is a positive correlation between higher educated adults and many of the national indicators our federal government uses to measure the health of its citizens — obesity, physical activity and tobacco use to name a few.
The Payson Senior Center (The Center) was given a small grant from the Meals On Wheels Association to reach the homebound in the outlying areas south of Payson. The area will go as far south as Tonto Basin.
The Healthy Foodie
The last time my parents came to visit, my daughter, Crystal, decided we should all have ice cream for dessert.
North Country HealthCare has named Anne Newland, MD, MPH as Chief Executive Officer to succeed Ann Roggenbuck, MPH, MBA, PhD.
Payson Regional Home Health (Banner Home Care – Payson) has announced that it has been named to the Top 500 of the 2015 HomeCare Elite™ — a recognition of the top-performing home health agencies in the United States.
Powell Place of Payson provides a variety of options for long-term care to residents of the Rim Country and loved ones they may need to move to the area.
Dementia is the cognitive impairment of intellectuality, resulting in the inability to control behaviors, and communicate efficiently. Alzheimer’s disease causes the most common type of dementia.
Physical, occupational and speech therapy expands at RCH
The outpatient therapy department at Rim Country Health (RCH) has a dynamic team of a dozen specialists to help you achieve your desired functional level after an accident or injury.
Yes, it is that time of year again. Open enrollment in the Health Insurance Marketplace just began which means it is time for Arizonans to “get ready, get set and (re)enroll.”
Medicare’s annual open enrollment is taking place now through Monday, Dec. 7.
The Healthy Foodie
My friend Bear only ate protein. He’d claimed he’d done so since 1959 eschewing any carbohydrates to live only on meat, eggs, butter and cheese.
Special nuptials at care center show love knows no bounds
Resplendent in her white gown, her dark brown hair adorned with a crown, Carolyn Leatherwood’s eyes shone bright as her father walked her down the aisle to her waiting groom, Chuck Holloway.
Healthy facts, healthy snacks and free health screenings are available on Saturday, Nov. 7, from 8 a.m. until noon at the Community Health and Care Fair (CHCF).
It is a condition that one in three women will experience in the course of their lifetimes, but less than 50 percent talk about it.
Health providers, others available to help area residents
Each new day is an opportunity to take steps to a healthier you. This year, the Community Health and Care Fair is filled to overflowing with health professionals, businesses and civic organizations gathered to bring you information and free and low-cost screenings on Saturday, Nov. 7 in the Julia Randall Elementary School gym.