Don't forget about our "Respite Care Program" Caring for someone in need of medical and emotional support requires tremendous energy. For those times when a caregiver needs some relief, whether...
May 22, 2013
May 14, 2013
(CNN) -- How did your last doctor's appointment go? If you're like most patients, your answer might be "too quickly." You've probably noticed how busy your doctor is as he or she zips in and out of exam rooms. As a result, your visit is getting shorter -- the average time a doc has to spend with each patient has dwindled to a speedy seven minutes, research shows.
May 09, 2013
Check out the new National HealthCare Associates Recruitment/Pre-hire Video and see what makes National HealthCare a great place to work!
May 06, 2013
Help us welcome five new health and rehabilitation centers to NHCA's growing family of centers throughout the Northeast.
January 22, 2013
From healthy fats to fiber, aging bodies need certain foods to promote good health. Get tips for eating well and adapting your diet as you get older.
December 27, 2012
How to stay safe when the cold can play havoc with your heart, blood pressure and lungs.
December 13, 2012
When the snow starts falling and the sniffles start spreading, you might wonder if small, everyday decisions really make a difference in your health. Turns out, they do. We asked doctors to weigh in on these wintertime quandaries to help you make the right choice, every time.
November 19, 2012
To the Employees at National Health Care Facilities: Storm Sandy has left a trail of hardship and devastation in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut and I am aware that many of you who have suffered the loss of personal property and essential services have overcome significant adversity to come into work and care for your patients.
September 28, 2012
About 85 million doses of flu vaccine have been distributed, part of a total of 135 million doses for this year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
August 31, 2012
Join us, Thursday, Sept. 13th at 5:30 PM Limited Seating Charles Remington is a nutritionist and herbalist who is the author of a best-selling nutritional software program, “The Resurrection Diet”. Featured guest on over 100 talk and news shows (NBC Today, Fox, CNBC, Phil Donahue, etc.), as well as national radio broadcasts, delivering his message that “Food’s not the problem, it’s the solution”. Known to his thousands of clients as “The Fat Loss Coach”, his concepts on healthy weight loss are well embraced by the medical community and supported by a large insurance provider. Charlie has conducted more than 200 seminars in the corporate, municipal and education arenas and manages nutritional practices in Cheshire and Glastonbury.
August 23, 2012
The perks of growing old, and how to feel better now.
July 26, 2012
The big caveat to all of the findings is that, while decent correlations have materialized in a few credible studies, we still do not have definitive proof that fish oil is the incredible brain elixir its manufacturers would have us believe it is.
March 20, 2012
For seniors, the benefits of healthy eating include increased mental acuteness, resistance to illness and disease, higher energy levels, faster recuperation times, and better management of chronic health problems. As we age, eating well can also be the key to a positive outlook and staying emotionally balanced.
March 20, 2012
Get your retirement started on the right track by taking steps to improve the odds that you'll live long and prosper in your retirement years. But don't let the following suggestions overwhelm you. Instead, just pick one of these steps right now and start moving in the right direction. After a few months, select another step. Continue through the list, and by the end of 2012, you'll be well on your way to significantly improving your retirement years.
March 20, 2012
A new guidance statement from the American College of Physicians states what a lot of American adults may already know: They should get screened for colon cancer once they get older to reduce their risk of dying from the nation's number two cancer killer.