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World Antibiotic Awareness Week

World Antibiotic Awareness Week (WAAW) 2018 Something is threatening our ability to effectively treat & prevent infections caused by bacteria, parasites, viruses, and fungi. That something is called Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR). https://youtu.be/-ZX97bIbZBQ Antimicrobial Resistance- the short version Have you heard of “superbugs” in news reports? This is a term that is used to describe microorganisms…
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Lewy Body Dementia Awareness

What is LBD (Lewy-Body Dementia)? LBD is a common disease, affecting approximately 1.4 million individuals and associated family members in the Unites States. It is commonly misdiagnosed because the symptoms closely resemble those we see with Alzheimer's and Parkinson's. Lewy Body Dementia is a complex progressive brain disease in which abnormal deposits of protein, or "Lewy…
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Assisted Living Week 2018

This year for National Assisted Living Week, our residents celebrated throughout the week. The main attraction was live music and caricature drawings! [caption id="attachment_786" align="alignleft" width="300"] Ms. Kazuko[/caption] [caption id="attachment_787" align="alignleft" width="300"] Ms. Elizabeth[/caption] [caption id="attachment_788" align="alignleft" width="300"] Ms. Jo[/caption] [caption id="attachment_789" align="alignleft" width="300"] Mr. Bob & Ms. Joyce[/caption] [caption id="attachment_790" align="alignleft" width="300"] Mr. Harold[/caption]
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