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Mobile Technology Allows More Seniors to Stay Safe and Healthy at Home

More seniors are embracing in-home health technology. Seniors have been historically slow to join the digital revolution. But over the past several years, technology adoption rates for seniors have strongly outpaced the overall adult population, according to a [...]

2018-10-18T15:27:04+00:00Posted on Monday, June 5, 2017|Lifeline|

The Skin You’re In: Preventing Pressure Ulcers

Good skin health is important to living a full and active lifestyle By Corrie Dinwiddie, RN Oxford HealthCare Wound Coordinator The skin is the largest organ of the human body. According to the online journal LiveScience.com, the average [...]

2018-10-18T15:11:36+00:00Posted on Thursday, April 13, 2017|Prevention|

Fall Prevention: Simple Tips To Prevent Falls

By Jan Untz, RN, BSN, Oxford Orthopedic Coordinator Falls can put you at risk of serious injury. Fall prevention may not seem like a lively topic, but it is quite important. Physical changes and health concerns—and sometimes the medications used [...]

2018-10-18T15:30:31+00:00Posted on Thursday, October 27, 2016|Prevention|

Focus on Heart Health in February

February is American Heart Month. Cardiovascular disease (CVD) including heart disease,stroke and high blood pressure is the number one killer of women and men in the United States. Adopt healthy habits and manage risk factors to help prevent heart disease.

2018-10-18T15:15:54+00:00Posted on Monday, February 16, 2015|News|