Health and wellness of mind, body and soul.
Caring for Aging Loved Ones in the Lehigh Valley—Thoughts About Senior Living and Retirement Homes
Sep 21, 2023 01:30PM ● By FATJOE
Aging is a natural process that can be a rewarding experience for everyone involved. At some point, the need for a move to a retirement home may come into the picture.Read More »
Encouragement As You Care for Your Elderly Loved One
Sep 05, 2023 01:13PM
This article will share some advice and let you know that you’re not the only one who feels the way you might be feeling, and that’s normal.Read More »
The Many Benefits of Telling Our Stories
Jul 21, 2023 03:47PM ● By Alan D. Bergman
Bringing our own or a loved one’s life stories, memories, and past to the forefront yields many significant, valuable benefits, both from a health standpoint and for family connectivity purposes.Read More »
What Are the Best Home Solutions for Aging-in-Place?
Jul 14, 2023 12:23PM ● By Jeff Tintle
Like residents everywhere, seniors in the Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton area prefer to remain in their home as they grow older. When planning for aging-in-place in your Lehigh Valley home, there are several home solutions you can consider to promote comfort, safety, and independence for older adults. Here are some of the best home solutions for aging-in-place in the Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton area.Read More »
Farmers Market Nutrition Vouchers Available for Seniors
Jul 13, 2023 11:21AM
Lehigh County Office of Aging and Adult Service employees will distribute Farmers Market Nutrition Program vouchers to eligible senior citizens through the mail while supplies last.Read More »
Old Age Doesn’t Come Alone
Jul 12, 2023 01:47PM ● By Susan Schaffer, Chain of Challenges
Growing older is not a solo journey—traveling companions often include infirmities and other gradual or sudden changes. How you welcome these additional “gifts” is up to you.Read More »
How Old Is “Too Old”?
Jul 12, 2023 01:36PM ● By Alan Allegra
“The righteous shall flourish like a palm tree, He shall grow like a cedar in Lebanon” (Psalm 92:12).Read More »
Will The VA Cover the Cost of Eyeglasses?
Jul 12, 2023 01:26PM ● By va.gov/health-care/about-va-health-benefits/vision-care
If you qualify for VA health care benefits, you may be able to get some or all of your vision care through VA. Here is some helpful information about VA vision care.Read More »
Can You Feel the Heat? Stay Hydrated This Summer
Jul 12, 2023 01:10PM ● By by Robert Pickell, CFO & Partner, CarePatrol of the Lehigh Valley & Upper Bucks
Before you rush out to bask in the summer glory, there’s something we need to talk about: hydration—especially for you, our beloved adult.Read More »
Review Your Medicare Plans Now and Avoid the Chaos!
Jul 12, 2023 12:52PM ● By Daniel Banks, President, Silver Crest Insurance
The insurance industry and the government created a monster stirring 60 million people into a frenzy each year by telling them they have 7 weeks to review their insurance plans & make changes.Read More »