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Working to End Alzheimer’s

By : on : June 8, 2018 comments : (Comments Off on Working to End Alzheimer’s)

ProHealth Partners is a proud sponsor of The Manor at Perrysburg’s 4th Annual Fashion Show & Garden Tea Party benefiting the NW Ohio Alzheimer’s Association’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s. The event is set for June 14, 2018 from Noon-2:30 pm at The Manor at Perrysburg. Hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be provided. Individual tickets are […]

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Working to End Stroke

By : on : May 12, 2018 comments : (Comments Off on Working to End Stroke)

Because 80% of strokes can be prevented, Stroke Awareness Month is a prime time to learn more about the fifth-leading cause of death in the United States. There are two types of stroke, according to the Centers for Disease Control. An ischemic stroke occurs when blood supply to the brain is blocked by something. A […]

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Making Mental Health a Priority

By : on : May 2, 2018 comments : (Comments Off on Making Mental Health a Priority)

Although public awareness of mental health is evolving, we still have a long way to go in treating it as we do other medical issues such as heart health or weight loss. With May being Mental Health Month, it’s important to be conscious of mental health issues in the senior citizen population. According to the World […]

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Occupational Therapy: Return to Your Routine

By : on : April 9, 2018 comments : (Comments Off on Occupational Therapy: Return to Your Routine)

April is Occupational Therapy Month, making it a perfect time to raise awareness of the service and who can benefit from it. ProHealth’s occupational therapy services are part of our in-home therapy program, which allows individuals to recover from the comfort of their own home. We help you live your life to your fullest potential, […]

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Make Healthcare Decisions in Advance

By : on : April 9, 2018 comments : (Comments Off on Make Healthcare Decisions in Advance)

When it comes to making healthcare decisions in advance, “It always seems too early, until it’s too late.” National Healthcare Decisions Day (NHDD) is a week-long initiative intended to encourage adults of any age to plan ahead of a health crisis. This year’s event is April 16-22 and features different themes for each day of […]

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ProHealth Offers Meaningful Careers in Home Health Care

By : on : March 15, 2018 comments : (Comments Off on ProHealth Offers Meaningful Careers in Home Health Care)

Are you seeking a career that lets you make a difference in your community? A position with ProHealth in the home health industry may be just the job you’re looking for. Consider these benefits of being a home health care provider: Flexible schedule: You can work as much or as little as you like, enjoying […]

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Growing Number of Seniors Face Food Insecurity

By : on : March 15, 2018 comments : (Comments Off on Growing Number of Seniors Face Food Insecurity)

Hunger does not discriminate. Food insecurity is a lack of regular access to the food necessary for an active, healthy life. Senior citizens are as vulnerable to food insecurity as any other age group. Reports suggest that more than 10 million U.S. seniors experience food insecurity. Seniors may lack the financial means to afford healthy […]

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Recovering at Home after a Heart Attack

By : on : February 15, 2018 comments : (Comments Off on Recovering at Home after a Heart Attack)

Having a heart attack is scary. Immediately following such a traumatic event, most people do everything they can to regain their full health to avoid a second one. Many heart attack survivors in the Toledo area call upon ProHealth’s team of physical therapists to provide in-home cardiac rehabilitation. Cardiac rehabilitation is a supervised program that […]

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Tips for Seniors Maintaining Independence at Home

By : on : February 2, 2018 comments : (Comments Off on Tips for Seniors Maintaining Independence at Home)

February is National Senior Independence Month. To celebrate, the staff at ProHealth has put together some tips to help you live on your own for years to come. Stay active Exercise can enhance your sense of balance and fend off illnesses. Even simple exercises such as yoga and walking can make a big difference. Declutter […]

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The Physician House Call is Back, for Good Reason

By : on : January 19, 2018 comments : (Comments Off on The Physician House Call is Back, for Good Reason)

Prior to 1950, it wasn’t uncommon for doctors to grab their medical bags and head to a patient’s home. They made house calls for everything from adults with chronic headaches to kids with upset tummies, conducting an exam and often providing treatment during the visit. In fact, nearly half of all doctor’s appointments in the […]

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