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Natural Herbs and More to Help Safeguard Your Eyesight

Increased blood pressure and increased blood glucose levels can harm the blood vessels in your eyes. There are things you can do to protect your vision from eye conditions, including macular degeneration and cataracts, including eating a well-balanced diet and including certain natural herbs and supplements in your daily regimen. A few medicinal herbs that […]
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Aging Women and Osteoporosis

According to recent studies, only 17 percent of women are tested for osteoporosis or receive any type of treatment for it. When women who are more advanced in age fracture a bone, it is not standard to give them a bone density test to see if they need any type of treatment to help prevent […]
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Life Care Services

Did you know that Moorings Park has a Community Health Department? It has been brought to our attention that there are many questions regarding our Life Care Management Program. The Life Care Management Program is a growing sector within Moorings Park and Collier County. Our aging life care managers are trained healthcare professionals and will […]
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The Importance of Proper Hydration

The body needs water to eliminate toxins, produce digestive enzymes, maintain healthy skin, hair and organs, and to help your body absorb essential vitamins, minerals and natural sugars. Water also helps the body to regulate its temperature, stimulates metabolism and helps to promote regularity. Fluids other than pure water do not act in the same […]
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2017 Hurricane Season Safety and Preparedness Checklist

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is predicting an active hurricane season. It estimates there will be five to nine hurricanes, with two to four of them being major storms. A weak El Niño could make for a more active hurricane season this year. The NOAA just recently said there is a 45 percent […]
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Health Fair and Mammogram Screening Event this Weekend

PANIRA Clinic is hosting a “Health Fair” this Saturday, June 10, 2017 from 9:00 AM through 1:00 PM in “The Village Falls” Plaza. The theme of the Health Fair is: “Keep Our Community Healthy and Informed.”  We cordially invite you to be part of this health fair to inform the community of the services that you have available […]
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Almost 2,300 Low-income Seniors to Lose Supplemental Food Supply

Almost 2,300 low-income seniors in Lee, Collier and Charlotte counties will no longer receive supplemental food from a government program operated by the Harry Chapin Food Bank starting July 1, according to a decision made by the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.

The state’s decision cuts off 2,284 low-income seniors in Lee, Collier and […]
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Panira Health Care Clinic Offering Mammograms June 10

The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) recommends annual mammograms for women beginning at age 40. Mammograms are used as a screening tool to detect early breast cancer in women experiencing no symptoms. Mammograms can also be used to detect and diagnose breast disease in women experiencing symptoms such as a lump, pain and […]
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Moorings Park Offers 24 Hour Services in the Comfort of Your Own Home

Yes, we come to you! All the Quality of Moorings Park offered to you in the comfort of your own home! Our Home Health Agency offers Medicare services as well as Private Duty 24 hour Home Services Moorings Park is a Home Healthcare Medicare-Certified Agency, which also offers 24-hour private duty services. We want you […]
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Panel Discussions Regarding Key Things to Know About Aging on May 31

The first part of this year’s Senior Empowerment Series hosted by The Leadership Coalition on Aging will take place on May 31 from 1pm to 3pm. An educational panel discussion of professionals will highlight key things to know about aging. Organizations will discuss topics such as advanced planning, understanding 5 wishes, senior living options, and […]
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