MIMA Healthcare Blog

Parkhouse 1st Annual Golf Outing

September 10, 2018

Please join us for Parkhouse Nursing and Rehab’s 1st Annual Golf Outing on Tuesday, September 26th, 2018 at 12 pm. Landis Creek Golf Club 765 N Lewis Road Royersford, PA 19468 Contact Sandra Stiles with questions: sstiles@parkhousehealth.com (610)-792-2225  

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National Assisted Living Week 2018

September 10, 2018

MIMA Healthcare wishes our partners a fun, National Assisted Living Week 2018! National Assisted Living Week provides a unique opportunity for residents, their families, staff, volunteers and the communities to recognize the role of assisted living in caring for America’s seniors and individuals with disabilities. This annual week offers activities and events in assisted living…

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Happy Labor Day 2018!

September 3, 2018

Wishing all of our families and residents a fun and safe Labor Day! -Jessica-

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Silver Healthcare Firefighter and Police Appreciation Breakfast-9/6

August 27, 2018

Silver Healthcare is committed to the wellness of our community and would like you to join us for an appreciation brunch in honor of our brave Firemen and Police Officers whose dedication, commitment and courageous actions on September 11th will never be forgotten. Thursday September 6th, 2018 from 9:30 am-11:30am. Please RSVP by September 1st…

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Silver Healthcare Halloween Trick or Treat Event-10/27

August 23, 2018

Silver Healthcare would like to invite you to attend a fun filled Trick or Treat event on Saturday, October 27th, 2018 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm at Silver Healthcare on 1417 Brace Road Cherry Hill NJ 08034. Come dressed in your best Halloween costume and enjoy some trick or treats, music and refreshments while making great memories. If you have any questions please…

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Avista Halloween Trick or Treat Event- 10/20

August 23, 2018

Avista Healthcare would like to invite you to attend a fun filled Trick or Treat event on Saturday, October 20th, 2018 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm at Avista Healthcare on 3025 Chapel Avenue Cherry Hill NJ 08002. Come dressed in your best Halloween costume and enjoy some trick or treats, music and refreshments while making great memories. If you have any questions please call…

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Avista Firefighter and Police Appreciation Breakfast-9/11

August 21, 2018

Avista Healthcare is committed to the wellness of our community and would like you to join us for an appreciation brunch in honor of our brave Firemen and Police Officers whose dedication, commitment and courageous actions on September 11th will never be forgotten. Tuesday September 11th, 2018 from 9:30 am-11:30 am. Please RSVP by September…

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Avista Fall Frenzy Event-10/20

August 21, 2018

Avista Healthcare will be hosting a Fall food frenzy and vendor event at our facility in Cherry Hill on 10/20. Our goal is to raise money for the Alzheimer’s Association. All spot and table fees will be donated to the Alzheimer’s Association. To donate to our Facebook fundraiser page to the Alzheimer’s Association: https://www.facebook.com/donate/1952939194736906/10217145409011436/ To…

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A Testimonial to our Exceptional Staff at Avista Healthcare

August 21, 2018

“Dear MIMA Healthcare & Avista Cherry Hill NJ, This letter acknowledges the high standard of care provided to my parents Dolores and Albert Levitt at Avista Cherry Hill, NJ from 2014-2018. You have a truly stellar team at this facility. I held my parents’ Power of Attorney while living in Australia which posed unique logistical…

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A Trip Down Memory Lane for our Korean York Residents

August 20, 2018

“It’s a beautiful, holy place. A Cafeteria full of people from all over the world who have been displaced in a foreign country, each with a different history. Where did they come from and how far did they travel? Why are they all here?” As I read these words from an article in The New…

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Elder Abuse Rate of Violence Against Them Increasing, Says CDC

April 18, 2019

 Elder abuse rate of violence against them is increasing, says the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, in a recent report.   As the number of American seniors, age 60 and older increases, the rate of violence against them is rising even faster. The statistics are alarming. For example, the rate of nonfatal assaults against…

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Dementia: What We Know And What We Don’t Know

April 5, 2019

Dementia is a word that scares us. It describes a very serious, debilitating disease. Despite many years of research and expenditures in the billions of dollars, there is no cure for dementia at this time.   After all this research and spent money, what do know and what do we not currently know about this…

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Green Tea Effective In Fighting Obesity And Related Illness

March 14, 2019

Green tea has been found effective in fighting obesity, according to results from a recent study. It appears that the benefits are due to green tea’s positive influence on gut bacteria.   This news is promising because obesity has become a world-wide problem. Some scientists say it is close to reaching epidemic proportions.   Consider these incredible…

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Social Security Warns Seniors of New Telephone Scams

March 7, 2019

The Social Security Administration (SSA) through a series of public service announcements is warning senior citizens of new telephone scams. in addition they are advising what to do if and when confronted. The number of such telephone scams has significantly increased in recent years. Complaints have jumped jumped from 3,200 in 2017 to 35,000 in 2018.…

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Number Of Push Ups May Predict Risk For Heart Disease

February 20, 2019

Heart disease risks may be predictable based on how many push ups you can do, a recent study claims.   The more push ups you can do, the lower your risk for heart disease.   If these findings can be validated, it will establish a new, simple, fast, and inexpensive way to measure your risk…

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Herbs Can Reduce Inflammation Without Side Affects

February 5, 2019

Herbs are very popular and have been used for centuries to reduce inflammation and decrease pain. Recent studies have identified several herbs that are especially effective in reducing inflammation, lowering pain, and preventing obesity. Inflammation is not a totally bad thing. Indeed, it is the body’s primary defense mechanism against infections and wounds. However, if…

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Alzheimer Drug Success Depends On Precision Mouse Model

December 31, 2018

An Alzheimer drug that successfully fight Alzheimer’s disease, depends on developing a precision mouse model, according to a recent study.   Alzheimer’s is a devastating, debilitating disease with no cure. It is a progressive brain disorder that slowly destroys memory and thinking skills and, eventually, any ability to carry out simple tasks   The statistics…

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New Drugs Developing Fast Tracking With Israel Technion Smart System

December 24, 2018

New drugs to keep us healthy will come to market faster thanks to a new smart system  developed by the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology. The smart system will be presented this week at the smart system conference taking place in London.   Built on a construct of artificial intelligence (AI) and deep learning, the smart system will significantly…

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Liver Disease Can Be Reversible By Eating Leafy Green Vegetables

December 20, 2018

Liver disease is on the rise in the United States according to statistics compiled by the CDC (Center For Disease Control and Prevention).Death rates from liver cancer increased 43 percent for U.S. adults in the period 2000 to 2016. Each year about 22,000 men and 9,000 women get liver cancer, according to the CDC.  …

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Tucker House Nursing and Rehabilitation’s 1st Annual Spring Fling Open House-3/20

March 7, 2019

Please join us on 3/20 at 1001 Wallace St, Philadelphia from 9 am-12 pm for our 1st Annual Spring Fling Open House! We will provide tours, free continental breakfast and blood pressure screenings. There is something for everyone!

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