What Is Osteoporosis?

May 7, 2019 — As we age, so do our bones. Osteoporosis occurs when the bones become brittle due to lack of proper levels of calcium. It can affect men and women, but mostly women. When bones lose calcium (or density) they become weakened and can be easily fractured or broken. The most common fractures occur in the hip,... Read More

May is Healthy Vision Month

May 7, 2019 — Do you extend your arms when reading a menu? Or bring the newspaper closer to you? Declining vision may be a sign of aging, but eating the right foods may help improve your vision: Vitamin C may help with slowing macular degeneration and reducing the risk of cataracts and glaucoma. Vitamin C can be found... Read More

Success Story: Joyce R.

May 7, 2019 — Joyce R. came to us from SRHC after surgery. She was able to return home in 30 days. She says that “Pinnacle Park has the best Therapy in town”.

Happy Birthday and Welcome!

May 7, 2019 — Milestone May Birthdays William L. 80 Kerry T. 70 William L. 85 Welcome! March 18 Bonny C. March 25 Donna S. April 11 Connie D. April 12 Betty C.

Special Events

May 7, 2019 — May 12-18 is National Nursing Home Week. We have lots of fun events planned for the week: Sunday May 12 Mother’s Day Tea Monday May 13 Balloon Release & Gutter Sundaes Tuesday May 14 Pancake Breakfast & Watermelon Wednesday May 15 BBQ Thursday May 16 Special Bingo & Visit from the Zoo Friday May 17... Read More

Jokes, The World’s Best Medicine

April 8, 2019 — What were the last jokes that made you roll around on the floor because you were laughing so hard? Was it on a TV show, or part of a stand-up comedy routine, or part of a recent lecture? In any event, do you remember how it made you feel? It’s likely that joke probably made... Read More

April is Poetry Month: How to Write Poetry

April 8, 2019 — If you want to begin writing poetry, start today! It doesn’t matter how it turns out. Your own mistakes will become your teachers. Your own writing will motivate you to greater creativity. Once you start the process, how do you improve it? Use nouns and verbs more than adjectives. Which is stronger: “She was as... Read More

The Origins of Easter

April 8, 2019 — The Easter holiday is a very important celebration in Christianity and honors Jesus Christ’s resurrection from the dead. The Christian church celebrates Easter on the first Sunday after the first full moon after March 21. This year Easter falls on April 21. Each year, Easter is preceded by Lent, a 40-day period of reflection and... Read More

Special Events

April 8, 2019 — We will be having an Easter BBQ on Saturday April 20th at 11:30. We will be serving hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Baked Beans, Potato Salad, and Ice Cream Sandwiches. Please RSVP by Wednesday April 17 to Kris.

Happy Birthday and Welcome!

April 8, 2019 — Milestone March Birthdays Maxine P. 90 Alvin W. 80 Welcome! February 19 Kathy C. February 21 Maxine P. February 28 Mary L. February 28 Karen B. March 04 Joyce R. March 13 Naomi C.