August 21st is National Senior Citizens Day. Declared by President Reagan in 1988, this day is the perfect time to recognize senior citizens in the United States who made positive contributions in their communities and raise awareness of social, health, and economic issues that affect senior... [Read more]

The CDC states that one of the most highly effective preventive measures a mother can take to protect the health of her infant is to breastfeed. The World Health Organization (WHO) recommends exclusive breastfeeding starting within one hour after birth until a baby is six months old. Unfortunately... [Read more]

From Stephanie Schultz, Political Advocacy & PAC Development Coordinator, TAHC&H  The home health rebasing rule released by Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services (CMS) took effect this year and will have a cumulative effect of at least a 14% reduction in home health payments.... [Read more]

Below is a calendar of events provided by Senior Living Choices.     San Antonio                       July 9th        ... [Read more]

Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer in the United States. Ultraviolet (UV) rays from the sun are the main cause of skin cancer. UV damage can also cause wrinkles and blotches or spots on your skin.These are just some of the reasons why July is UV Safety Month. Now is a great time to help... [Read more]

What is Dehydration?Dehydration occurs when your body loses too much fluid. This can happen when you stop drinking water or lose large amounts of fluid through diarrhea, vomiting, sweating, or exercise. Not drinking enough fluids can cause muscle cramps and may make you feel faint.Signs of... [Read more]

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