Aerobic Exercise Speeds Up Recovery For Stroke Patients

By Barry | February 29, 2020

Aerobic exercise given as physical therapy speeds up the recovery of stroke patients, a recent study found. This is great news for the 6.6 million…

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Pulmonary Care, What It Is And How It Helps You Recover

By Barry | February 28, 2020

  Pulmonary care therapies are offered as both inpatient and outpatient services as well as in skilled nursing care facilities. Inpatient care involves critically ill…

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Our March Calendar is Out!

By Chelsey | February 28, 2020

Check out our March Recreation Calendar! You are not going to want to miss our amazing activities! Print our March Calendar HERE!

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Honoring Low Vision Awareness Month

By Chelsey | February 28, 2020

By 2030, when the last baby boomers turn 65, the number of Americans who have visual impairments is projected to reach 7.2 million, with 5…

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Proud Member of the American Health Care Association

By Chelsey | February 26, 2020

Ditmas Park Care Center is now a proud member of the American Health Care Association. We are glad to be a part of a community…

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This Season’s Flu Vaccine As Effective As in Previous Years

By Barry | February 23, 2020

This season’s flu vaccine was found to be as effective as the vaccines of previous years, according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).  …

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Coronavirus Hits Senior Citizens The Hardest

By Barry | February 20, 2020

Coronavirus is hitting senior citizens the hardest, according to the National Institute of Aging.   Coronavirus, a respiratory illness, is also known as 2019-nCoV. It…

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Recreational Therapy Month

By Chelsey | February 18, 2020

Recreational Therapy Month raises awareness about the positive and pivotal impact of therapeutic recreation programs and services in improving health and well-being. Over the years,…

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Aspirin To Prevent First Heart Attack In Seniors Not Validated

By Barry | February 16, 2020

Aspirin has often been recommended to senior citizens by doctors as a way to prevent getting their first heart attack. Aspirin is a blood thinner…

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Simple Strategies Seniors Can Use To Stay Healthy

By Barry | February 12, 2020

There are simple strategies that we seniors should employ in order to maintain our health. As we age, it’s more important than ever to do…

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