Wellness

ISI 142 - Brain Awareness Month

June is Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month

The impact of Alzheimer’s is profoundly felt throughout the state. Currently in Idaho, about 25,000 people are living with Alzheimer’s with an estimated 5.7 million across the country. The Alzheimer’s Association® urges individuals throughout Idaho to get involved and raise awareness about Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias.

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ISI 142 - Is Your Blood Pressure Too High?

Is Your Blood Pressure Too High?

If you’re unsure what your blood pressure levels should be, you’re not alone. Recent changes in the hypertension guidelines made by the American Heart Association and the American College Cardiology mean that roughly 30 million more Americans than previously thought are now considered to have high blood pressure (hypertension). According to the new guidelines, anyone with a blood pressure reading above 130/80 is considered to have high blood pressure.

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Round out your wellness routine with essential oils

Round Out Your Wellness Routine with Essential Oils

Using Essential oils as healing agents dates back to ancient Egyptian, Roman, and Greek cultures. Natural oils have a stigma, but optimum health is a universal desire, so why miss out on their positive effects on your health? Consider rounding out your wellness routine with essential oils.

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The DayBreak Center A Rare Jewel

DayBreak Center, an adult daytime care center for seniors who can’t be left alone, is a wonderful opportunity for families.  We provide a safe, caring, interactive environment for participants, while giving the family caregivers needed personal time.  The benefits to both are many.

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Live well with dementia

Live Well with Dementia

A diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia is life changing and raises a lot of questions and emotions. It can leave a person feeling

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Funerals Are for the Living

Funerals Are for the Living

We who are left behind and grieving our loss very often need the funeral, the family get-together, the opportunity to grieve, to share our love, and to celebrate the life of this special person whom we will see and share our lives with no more.

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Get Moving To Preserve Your Hearing

Get Moving To Preserve Your Hearing

Each year, many Americans, motivated to improve their physical and mental wellbeing, make the popular New Year’s Resolution to exercise more frequently. This commitment has an additional, lesser-known perk; Exercise benefits hearing health.

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