Speech Therapy For Seniors

Learning how to talk again isn’t fun. But that doesn’t mean it can’t be a pleasant experience. At Delmar Nursing and Rehabilitation, we believe that speech therapy, as any of our other services, should be delivered with compassion and dignity so that your loved one can heal in the best way possible. But why do…

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Gratitude Journal For Seniors

Journaling only takes about 5 to 10 minutes a day, yet many people find the effort too strenuous. But that’s because they aren’t aware of the benefits the practice has to offer them. A gratitude journal for seniors may even be more potent than it is for younger folk, as their acquired wisdom will allow…

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World Polio Day 2018

Looking at a picture of Martha Ann Lillard smiling in 1953 can really stir your emotions. The five-year-old’s bright facial features capture the joy of a kid who knows of a world of no wrong. But Lillard’s body tells a different story – it’s obscured by a giant iron lung respirator. Unfortunately, Lillard wasn’t unique…

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Help End Alzheimer’s!

Alzheimer’s disease is the 6th leading cause of death in the United States. Today, nearly six million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s disease. By 2050, this number is projected to rise to nearly 14 million. This year Delmar Nursing and Rehabilitation will be walking for a cure! We’re committed to raising awareness and funds for…

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Medicare Open Enrollment – Here Are Your Options

Medicare Open Enrollment, known as the Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) started this past Monday (October 15) and will last until December 7, 2018. What can you do During Medicare Open Enrollment? There are many changes you can make to your Medicare plan during this time. Health insurance broker, Louise Norris offers a good overview. Here’s…

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Understanding The Winter Blues

Despite still having about a month-and-a-half until winter officially starts, the days are getting shorter. So it isn’t too early to talk about the winter blues. What are the Winter Blues? Simply put, the winter blues is when you feel sad or down during the winter without being able to connect your change of mood…

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