Category Archives: Quick Tips

The Super Bowl of Super Foods

by Lacy Davidson, MS, RDN, LD, CDE, RYT, Nourish Appalachia Gearing up for the big game? I have to admit, at the very moment I’m writing this I have absolutely no idea which teams are even playing in Sunday’s game. … Continue reading

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Fall: Not Just a Season on Your Calendar

What OhioHealth is Doing to Prevent Falls and Educate Our Patients on Home Safety  by Jean Howard P.T., M.S., WCC, Manager of Clinical Services, OhioHealth Home Health Leading experts from around the country are calling falls in the home an … Continue reading

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Improving Your Work-Life Balance – Make it a Goal

By Misty Kevech, HHQI RN Project Coordinator Are you asking yourself the question, “Where did the summer go?” It seems like just yesterday when you were making plans for this summer to relax and get some quality downtime. I know, … Continue reading

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Keep Your Heart Healthy. The Pain You Feel May Not Be Cupid’s Arrow!

Guest post by Ellisa Lee BS, RN, EMT, Training Director, Prestige Medical Solutions February is Heart Health Month. With Valentine’s Day coming, the heart we may be thinking of may not be the most important one. Besides being thought of … Continue reading

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Bone Health at Any Age

As we welcome a new year, resolutions are often made to stay healthy.  At any age, steps can be taken to keep bones strong. Osteoporosis The word osteoporosis means “porous bone”.  It’s a disease where bones become weak due to … Continue reading

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Can Out-of-Town Caregivers Help Seniors Age at Home?

By Misty Kevech, HHQI RN Project Coordinator Do you know that there are over 10,000 people in the U.S. turning 65 today and every day for the next 19 years? Additionally, people are living longer. Currently there are about 50 … Continue reading

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Steps for Creating a Safe Home Environment

By Crystal Welch, HHQI RN Project Coordinator Many patients discharged from the hospital return directly home with ongoing therapy and/or nursing care. Creating a safe home environment for a loved one is key for them to remain at home. When … Continue reading

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