Your Guide to Preparing for Joint Replacement Surgery

If you or a loved one is preparing to have joint replacement surgery, there are several beneficial steps you can take to help you prepare most effectively for your procedure.

Today, joint replacement surgery is very common and with the right pre-surgery preparation and post-procedure rehabilitation, you can enjoy major improvements in your comfort, function and lifestyle.

Your Guide to Choosing the Right Skilled Nursing or Long-Term Care Community

“As many family caregivers have realized, the challenges of aging, injury or a chronic illness can sometimes require skilled nursing care or long-term care for a loved one,” says Mary Kate Wacker, Director of Admissions at Bryn Mawr Terrace in Bryn Mawr, PA.“Because the needs of our growing senior population can vary widely, at Bryn Mawr Terrace, our list of services include both skilled nursing care and rehabilitation for those requiring specific short-term health services, as well as long-term care for those who need help with daily living.

Senior Health During The Holidays

While the holidays are packed with delicious food and desserts, seniors and their caregivers should do all they can to stay as healthy as possible. This includes physical, mental and overall well-being. Knowing how to approach the upcoming holiday season when it comes to health, will make the holidays less stressful and will allow your loved one to truly enjoy spending this time of the year together.