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Healthy Habits: The Facts About Pneumonia

Lauren Schiffman Hillary Clinton recently experienced a bout with pneumonia – on a stage for all of the world to see. This incident has sparked a national conversation about the health of our politicians as well as the dangers of this common illness. Each year, thousands [...]

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Healthy Habits: The Facts About Pneumonia
2018-05-25T16:40:16+00:00

Natick Visiting Nurse Association Secures Two 5-Star Ratings from Medicare

Natick Visiting Nurse Association Secures Two 5-Star Ratings from Medicare Only agency in Massachusetts to hold this status Natick, Mass. — (April 4, 2016) — Natick Visiting Nurse Association (Natick VNA), the area’s premier free-standing, not-for-profit home health care agency, today announced that it has earned two five-star ratings [...]

Natick Visiting Nurse Association Secures Two 5-Star Ratings from Medicare2016-09-29T21:11:46+00:00

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Healthy Habits: Tips for living a healthy and long life

Lauren Schiffman I recently celebrated a birthday, and it got me thinking about healthy aging. Although I have fantastic genes (my great-grandmother lived to 102, and my grandmother just celebrated 100-and-a-half), I want to know that I can do my part for living a healthy life. [...]

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Healthy Habits: Tips for living a healthy and long life
2018-05-25T16:40:17+00:00

Natick VNA Appoints New Members to Board of Trustees

Natick, Mass. - (March 25, 2016) – Natick Visiting Nurse Association (Natick VNA), the area’s premier free-standing, not-for-profit home health care agency, today announced that the following people have been appointed to its Board of Trustees: Amy Wood Schelleng of Natick and David Allen, CRPC, CLTC, of Newton. Schelling [...]

Natick VNA Appoints New Members to Board of Trustees2018-05-25T16:40:17+00:00

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Healthy Habits: Opioid addiction in seniors

Lauren Schiffman By now, we’ve all read or heard about the opioid epidemic sweeping our country. Some of us may have a loved one who struggles with addiction. Some of us may have lost a loved one to the disease. What many of us may not [...]

MetroWest Daily News
Healthy Habits: Opioid addiction in seniors
2018-05-25T16:40:20+00:00

Caregiving MetroWest
Caregiving Chronicles Q&A: Summer safety tips for older adults and caregivers

Editor’s note: The Caregiving Chronicles blog has partnered with Century Health Systems to bring additional expert information and advice to the MetroWest caregivers we strive to serve at CaregivingMetroWest.org. Century Health Systems, the parent corporation of Distinguished Care Options and the Natick Visiting Nurse Association, has allowed Caregiving Chronicles [...]

Caregiving MetroWest
Caregiving Chronicles Q&A: Summer safety tips for older adults and caregivers
2018-05-25T16:40:20+00:00

Is Your Business Ready for These 5 Summer Risks?

The summer is ripe for fun, but as the saying goes, it's all fun and games until someone gets hurt. Make sure your business is prepared to combat these five big summertime risks, as told by the experts. 1. Heat-Related Illness A hot sun is great when you’re lounging [...]

Is Your Business Ready for These 5 Summer Risks?2018-05-25T16:40:20+00:00

Caregiving MetroWest
Caregiving Chronicles Q&A: Caring for a child or younger adult with a disability or long-term health condition

Editor’s note: The Caregiving Chronicles blog has partnered with Century Health Systems to bring additional expert information and advice to the MetroWest caregivers we strive to serve at CaregivingMetroWest.org. Century Health Systems, the parent corporation of Distinguished Care Options and the Natick Visiting Nurse Association, has allowed Caregiving Chronicles [...]

Caregiving MetroWest
Caregiving Chronicles Q&A: Caring for a child or younger adult with a disability or long-term health condition
2018-05-25T16:40:20+00:00

Natick VNA joins Amazon Smile

Shopping just got more rewarding!  Make your dollars go farther this holiday season with AmazonSmile!  You shop and AmazonSmile gives to Natick VNA! SAME PRODUCTS, SAME PRICES, SAME SERVICE as Amazon.com, but with an extra bonus–you can earn money for Natick VNA!  It’s a simple and automatic way to support [...]

Natick VNA joins Amazon Smile2018-05-25T16:40:20+00:00