Posts Tagged ‘Delmar Nursing And Rehabilitation’

Manage Hearing Loss in Seniors

Everyone kind of assumes hearing loss is a normal part of aging. And it is: around two-thirds of seniors aged 70 and older have some form of reduced hearing ability. As we age, the tiny hairs in the inner ear start dying off. These hairs are responsible for picking up sound waves and sending them…

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July Fourth And Senior Independence

It’s July Fourth! And America is celebrating independence. When you come to think about it, seniors can teach us a lot about independence. Senior independence, while seemingly compromised, is, in-fact, closer to the concept of July Fourth than that of younger folk’s idea of independence. Independence and Development Although we speak about independence on a…

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Knowing What To Look For In A Skilled Nursing Facility

What to look for in a skilled nursing facility? How many times have you asked yourself this question before making the smart choice of Delmar Nursing and Rehabilitation? Don’t worry, you’re not alone. Many people ask this question when looking for a skilled nursing facility. So, this is actually a very common query and a…

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Healthcare Changes On The Horizon

Major healthcare changes may be on the way for Americans. Last Wednesday, J.P. Morgan Chase, Amazon and Berkshire Hathaway hired a CEO for their new healthcare venture, which they announced in January. As the skilled nursing facility in the Delmarva area “known for our progressive, compassionate healthcare system,” Delmar Nursing and Rehabilitation is excited with…

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The Importance Of Balancing Routine With Novelty

“When I follow my routine, I feel on top of the world. Regardless of what the day has in store for me, I feel accomplished and in control.” – Todd Davis Routine is great. It gives us a sense of familiarity, consistency and predictability. It also allows us to get things done efficiently. And, perhaps…

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Father’s Day 2018

Today is Father’s Day. “Being a father has been, without a doubt, my greatest source of achievement, pride and inspiration. Fatherhood has taught me about unconditional love, reinforced the importance of giving back and taught me how to be a better person.” – Naveen Jain Father’s Day at Delmar Nursing and Rehabilitation As families around…

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Why Your Loved One Would Love A Photo Album For Their Birthday

Have you ever wondered what a perfect birthday gift for your elderly mom or dad would look like? You know it isn’t a designer handbag or power tools. They’re past that. But what does interest them? Chances are meaning-making of their lives would make it pretty high up on their list. The psychoanalyst, Erik Erikson,…

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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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