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Laughter Is The Best Medicine

Laughter Is The Best Medicine

“When you’re smilin’, when your smilin’ the whole world smiles with you.” That catchy tune written by Joe Goodwin, Larry Shay, and Mark Fisher is true. When you smile, it affects others. It is hard not to smile back when someone is flashing a smile at you. The next best thing about smiling is laughing. Laughter has its benefits.  These…

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How to Avoid Caregiver Stress and Burnout

How to Avoid Caregiver Stress and Burnout

As we all grow older, we may need help with care. Help may include simple tasks around the house or assistance with personal care. Caregivers may step in to help with many of these tasks. Many times spouses or children become caregivers.  It also may be the role of family members or friends to become a caregiver for an elderly adult…

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Navigating the Healthcare System

Navigating the Healthcare System

Focus on Patient Needs and Understanding Services By Brittany Elko The health care system is designed to promote patient-centered health and wellness. However, it can be very difficult to navigate. The complexity of the changing regulations, insurance coverage options and services can easily lead to frustration. Words like bundled payments, qualifying stay, and co-insurance can seem foreign to so many…

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PA Homepage

PA Homepage

PA Home Page – Wilkes-Barre, PA – Today Mark Weiner, the Executive Director of the Jewish Home of Eastern PA is here to tell us more

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