Making It In The Sandwich Generation

Are you part of the sandwich generation? The ‘sandwich generation’ refers to parents who are taking care of their parents and children, which causes them to feel ‘sandwiched’ between them due to their dual responsibilities. While this is often admired in society, it tends to come at a heavy cost. You may be feeling exhausted,…

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June: A Month To Focus on Alzheimer’s Disease

“Alzheimer’s is literally killing us, and the only way to fight this ‘crime’ is through a groundswell of people who continue to raise their voices and funds to ensure it gets the attention it deserves.” – Tess Gerritsen We take Alzheimer’s disease very seriously at Delmar Nursing and Rehabilitation. And for good reason, because this…

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Mental Health Month: Time To Internalize

As a SNF providing mental health care, Delmar Nursing and Rehabilitation proudly promotes May is Mental Health Month.1 Although it’ll be in April in just a few hours, there’s plenty of time to internalize a message or two regarding mental health and live with it until May rolls around again. Stigma A major subject when…

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Care And Compassion

“If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.” – Dalai Lama One reason that makes Delmar Nursing and Rehabilitation the preferred choice of so many families in the Delmarva area is our unparalleled level of care and compassion. But compassion can be a subjective term. Sure, feeling…

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Disability Insurance Awareness Month

Anyone familiar with Delmar Nursing and Rehabilitation needs no introduction to the world of disabilities, unfortunately. And although there are excellent solutions for your loved one’s health and wellbeing, as you are equally familiar with, not all Americans are so fortunate when it comes to their incomes. This is why The Council for Disability Awareness (CDA) took…

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Natural Energy Boosters

“The higher your energy level, the more efficient your body. The more efficient your body, the better you feel.” – Anthony Robbins Do you ever feel a lack of energy? You’re not alone. It’s pretty normal for your energy levels to drop at times. Sometimes it could be a lack of quality sleep. Other times…

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3 Guidelines To Improve Your Listening Skills

“One of the most sincere forms of respect is actually listening to what another has to say.” – Bryant H. McGill In our last post, on National Skilled Nursing Care Week (NSNCW) at Delmar Nursing and Rehabilitation, we wrote about the importance of listening. But, as you probably know, listening isn’t simple. Sometimes we lose…

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