Commemorating Cholesterol Education Month

September is National Cholesterol Education Month, a good time to get your blood cholesterol checked and take steps to lower it if it is high. Children, young adults, and older Americans can have high cholesterol. The good news is that people can prevent heart disease by controlling those risk factors that can be modified. By…

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Honoring World Alzheimer’s Month

Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia. It is the sixth-leading cause of death in the United States, yet, 2 out of every 3 people globally believe there is little or no understanding of dementia in their countries. Join us in honoring World Alzheimer’s Month to raise awareness and challenges the stigma that…

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Recognizing National Immunization Awareness Month

Vaccines not only help protect us and those we love from getting these diseases, but they also help prevent spreading diseases to those that are unvaccinated. Immunizations are not just for children. Protection from some childhood vaccines can wear off over time. Adults may also be at risk for vaccine-preventable diseases due to age, job,…

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Recreating Our Resident’s Wedding Photo

Our lovely staff at Atlantic Coast Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center helped recreate a very special moment for our resident Fran. The photo being recreated is a one that hangs above her bed,  from her wedding day when she was just 20 years old. As our staff helped her prepare, they all laughed as she spilled…

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Recognizing Summer Sun Safety Month

Your skin is your body’s largest organ, so it’s not a surprise that skin cancer is the most common kind of cancer, with about 3.5 million cases of basal and squamous cell skin cancer diagnosed in the United States each year. According to the Skin Care Foundation, more people are diagnosed with skin cancer each…

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National Wellness Month

National Wellness Month focuses on self-care, managing stress, and promoting healthy routines. Research has shown self-care helps manage stress and promotes happiness. Whether you challenge yourself to a new yoga pose or try a different spa treatment, make a small change, and impact your health in positive ways.

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Daily Dose of Inspiration

We need joy as we need air. We need love as we need water. We need each other as we need the earth we share. ~ Maya Angelou From our friends at caregiverlist.com

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Joining Community Parking Lot Bingo!

We are so happy to be back to see some of our local seniors! Atlantic Coast Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center was invited to a local community Parking Lot Bingo, were we interacted with our local senior community and gave out Atlantic Coast goodie bags.

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