Did you know an extra 100 calories per day can cause you to gain 10 pounds per year? That may not sound like much, but an extra 5 or 10 pounds every year for the next several years can add up to be a lot of extra weight.
The Parkinson’s Support Group will meet 4 p.m. Jan. 19 at HealthSouth Lakeview Rehabilitation Hospital, 134 Heartland Drive, Elizabethtown. The group meets 4 p.m. every third Thursday at HealthSouth.
The purpose of this group is to provide education and networking opportunities for Parkinson’s patients and their family members in the community. Topics for upcoming meetings: Jan. 19 - LSVT BIG; Feb. 16 -LSVT LOUD; March 15 – Pharmacology and Parkinson’s Disease.
The Parkinson's Support Group will meet 4 p.m. Jan. 19 at HealthSouth Lakeview Rehabilitation Hospital, 134 Heartland Drive, Elizabethtown. The group meets 4 p.m. every third Thursday at HealthSouth Lakeview Rehabilitation Hospital, 134 Heartland Drive,
Are you saving money?
Most people aren’t, thanks to the economy and the high cost of gasoline and food.
But it’s something that households should consider, not only for retirement but to take care of those gremlins that seem to jump out and bite us whenever we think things are going good. (You know, the windstorm takes off the roof; the car needs a new battery; or the sewer backs up.)
You do have an emergency fund … don’t you?
If you have developed a method for saving money or cutting expenses, why not share it with others?
Dining at home with family and friends is rewarding and enjoyable. In the coming year, consider making cooking and dining at home a priority in your family. It controls food costs and helps with weight management, and it brings a family together.
Research shows that having regular mealtime can improve the health of children, help with their social and emotional development, and help them do better in school.
The Magical Christmas Program and open house at Sunrise Manor was an outstanding event. The community and residents came together to celebrate the season.
Camille Turner, Eddie Black, Ron Benningfield and Glenn Williams delivered a beautiful selection of Christmas music. Residents were clapping hands, patting feet and keeping time with their hands on their wheelchairs.
Some residents enjoyed singing along with the songs that were familiar to them.