Here is another reason to add fish to your grocery list: Fish may reduce your risk of breast cancer. Oily fish such as salmon, tuna and sardines have a substance that provides a “protective effect for breast cancer,” a researcher said. The report
We all have struggled to recall a word at one time or another. New University of Michigan research indicates that “tip-of-the-tongue” errors happen often to adults ages 65 to 92. In a study of 105 healthy, highly-educated older adults, 61 percent
Free fitness assessments for seniors will be offered Sept. 19 at Arkansas City Presbyterian Manor. The testing is free, and the public is invited.
The Senior Fit Test is given by a physical therapist and covers arm and leg strength, flexibility, endurance
Manor to pilot personalized memory care therapy
A new personalized therapy for residents in the memory care neighborhood is coming to Arkansas City Presbyterian Manor.
When you learn things, read or pursue a hobby, you’re not just having fun, you’re protecting your brain from the effects of dementia, including Alzheimer’s disease. “The research found that people who participated in mentally stimulating activities
This summer our neighborhood has been entertained by the antics of three young squirrels that come to feed on the sunflower seeds and corn that I place at the foot of a couple of trees. They don’t know that I am their friend and benefactor, so when
We continue our celebration of Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America’s 65th anniversary with a look at the mid-1970s.
In the mid-1970s, the national Presbyterian Church underwent a reorganization that resulted in the combining of Synod of Kansas