Monthly Archives: May 2014

Workshop: Before the Crisis…Planning for our Aging Parents

May 24th, 2014 (No Comments)

Workshop: Before the Crisis…Planning for our Aging Parents On June 4, 2014, N.E.W.’s Professional Development Committee presents our next Workshop, entitled “Before the Crisis…Planning for our Aging Parents” Presented by: Lisa Hollier Choice Connections of Virginia Registration begins at 8:30 am Workshop begins at 9:00 am Willow Oaks Country Club Cost: $15.00 members / $20.00 […]

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Recommended Reading: “I Can See Clearly Now”

May 5th, 2014 (No Comments)

Recommended Reading: “I Can See Clearly Now” By Dr. Wayne Dyer In this revealing and engaging book, Wayne shares dozens of events from his life, from the time he was a little boy in Detroit up to present day. As a reader, you will feel as if you are right there with him, perusing his […]

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Older Americans Month 2014 – Safe Today. Healthy Tomorrow.

May 5th, 2014 (No Comments)

 Older Americans Month 2014 – Safe Today. Healthy Tomorrow.  Older adults have made countless contributions and sacrifices to ensure a better life for future generations. Since 1963, communities across the country have shown their gratitude by celebrating Older Americans Month each May. This celebration recognizes older Americans for their contributions and demonstrates our nation’s commitment […]

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Preventing a Stroke – Important Info for Seniors

May 5th, 2014 (No Comments)

Preventing a Stroke – Important Info for Seniors Did you know that up to 80 percent of all strokes can be prevented?  Although stroke can happen to anyone, certain risk factors can increase chances of a stroke. However, studies show that up to 80 percent of strokes can be prevented by working with a healthcare […]

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Warning Signs of a Stroke

May 5th, 2014 (No Comments)

Learn the many warning signs of a stroke. Act FAST and CALL 9-1-1 IMMEDIATELY at any sign of a stroke. Use FAST to remember the warning signs:  F  FACE: Ask the person to smile. Does one side of the face droop?  A  ARMS: Ask the person to raise both arms. Does one arm drift downward?  S […]

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