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Go Red! Celebrate Your Health

February 5th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Health & Wellness|0 Comments

Go Red! February is American Heart Month and on February 2nd, the American Heart Association and the National Institutes of Health celebrate National Wear Red Day to bring attention to the number one killer [...]

New Food, New Me

January 2nd, 2018|Categories: Blog, Diet & Nutrition|0 Comments

New Food, New Me Are you looking for a New Year’s resolution that can be good for you AND fun?  Challenge yourself to try new foods!  Regardless of how old you are, it is possible to [...]

Eat Right, Live Well: More than Just Sugar

October 20th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Diet & Nutrition, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Eat Right, Live Well: More than Just Sugar Many people go to the doctor and hear that their “sugar is a little high” and wonder if that means diabetes.  While many things can cause [...]

What to Expect At a Fitness Assessment

September 15th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Exercise, Health & Wellness, Resources|0 Comments

What to Expect At a Fitness Assessment When someone comes in for an assessment for personal training, they often don’t know what to expect.  I’m here to share what to expect at any fitness assessment [...]

Powerful Presentation Helps EHM Senior Solutions Win Grant for “Safe at Home” Program

June 19th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Resources|0 Comments

Powerful Presentation Helps EHM Senior Solutions Win Grant for “Safe at Home” Program Funds from 100+ Women Who Care–Washtenaw County Will Help Build  Endowment to Provide In-Home Support and Assistance to Seniors in Need    [...]

Prepare For Old Age Early

October 3rd, 2016|Categories: Blog, Resources|0 Comments

Start early to prepare for old age, nursing home CEO says By Frank Witsil (Detroit Free Press) “When I went through that I was convinced I could change the world,” Rabidoux, 60, said.  Now, as [...]

Building and Maintaining an Entrepreneurial Culture

March 23rd, 2016|Categories: Blog, News & Community Events, Resources|0 Comments

 By Mark Crawford  Freedom, empowerment and creativity of thought are the cornerstones of a robust entrepreneurial culture. Entrepreneurial employees constantly think beyond standard expectations to find new ways to add value to the customer [...]

Press Release: DMC Community Share 2015

December 23rd, 2015|Categories: Blog, News & Community Events|0 Comments

Evangelical Homes of Michigan [EHM] receives a grant from the DMC Foundation to help Create Affordable Care & Services for the Elderly Community Share of Michigan Program Supports Independence with Flexible, Cost-Effective Home Support for [...]

Wellness Blog: Who Determines Which Foods are Healthy?

June 26th, 2015|Categories: Blog, Diet & Nutrition, Health & Wellness|0 Comments

If news that the FDA recently asked KIND to stop referring to their bars as “healthy” has you confused, you are not alone. With ingredients like nuts and fruit that nutrition experts consistently encourage, [...]

Defining the Future of Aging Services in America – Providing Retirement Living Services at Home – What is a Continuing Care at Home Program?

June 17th, 2015|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

 Over the past several years, many not for profit organizations across the United States have begun to evaluate varied opportunities to deliver services to older adults who wish to remain in their homes surrounded [...]

How to Choose a Continuing Care at Home Program?

June 17th, 2015|Categories: Blog, Health & Wellness, In-Home Care, Resources|0 Comments

As a vital, active adult, you should be able to enjoy your home and your community and most importantly your independence.  But chances are, you’re concerned about what tomorrow might bring.  What if you [...]

Wellness Blog: Simple Steps to Start an Exercise Program

April 14th, 2015|Categories: Blog, Exercise, Health & Wellness|0 Comments

Its April again and our new year’s resolution has been forgotten, or perhaps put on hold for next year when “we have more time”. We can still tap into a dose of more energy, [...]

Wellness Blog: Healthy Hydration

March 11th, 2015|Categories: Blog, Diet & Nutrition, Resources|0 Comments

We’ve all heard that water is the healthiest liquid to drink.  But how much and what kind?  There is tap water, bottled water, and many filtration options to consider. How Much Water Do You Need? [...]

Wellness Blog: Use It or Lose It!

February 9th, 2015|Categories: Blog, Dementia, Emotional Health, Health & Wellness|0 Comments

Most people know that exercise is good for your body, but many don’t know how important exercising your brain is to overall health. Your brain, like your body, goes through changes as we age; [...]

The Impact of Alzheimer’s disease on a Caregiver

January 29th, 2015|Categories: Blog, Cognition, Dementia, Health & Wellness, Resources|0 Comments

Alzheimer’s disease is never experienced alone. When a family member is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s its progression affects many. How does one care for, live with and love the family member the same? Life changes [...]

Wellness Blog: Know the Signs of a Heart Attack

November 7th, 2014|Categories: Blog, Health & Wellness, Resources|0 Comments

Individuals will experience different symptoms when having a heart attack, so it’s important to know about all of them. Most of the time people’s symptoms are classic, including chest pain and shortness of breath. [...]

Wellness Blog: Healthy Habits to Help Lower Your Blood Pressure

October 17th, 2014|Categories: Blog, Diet & Nutrition, Health & Wellness, Resources|0 Comments

Adopting a healthy lifestyle can have a big impact on your health, specifically your blood pressure.  The Centers for Disease Control offer these healthy habits to implement: Physical Activity: Regular planned exercise will have a [...]

Wellness Blog: An Apple a Day…

October 2nd, 2014|Categories: Blog, Diet & Nutrition, Health & Wellness|0 Comments

An Apple a day: It may not keep the doctor away, but it can certainly help! Apples are sweet, satisfying, and delicious, a sweet treat for as few as 80 calories. So it's not surprising [...]

Wellness Blog: Breathe In … Breathe Out

September 24th, 2014|Categories: Blog, Health & Wellness|0 Comments

Humans need all sorts of nutrients on a daily basis to stay healthy. But many of us never think of oxygen being an essential nutrient. We know we need it at all times, and [...]

A Garden to Share

August 28th, 2014|Categories: Blog, News & Community Events|0 Comments

Jackie's Garden Colors Brecon Village  Since she was a very young girl, Brecon Village resident Jackie Best loved colors around her. Born in France, she and her family moved to Indo-China where her father [...]

Wellness Blog: Breaking the Aging Code

July 30th, 2014|Categories: Blog, Diet & Nutrition, Health & Wellness|0 Comments

Let’s face it: we all want to live longer and look younger. Usually it’s something on the outside that we are covering, fixing or dressing up to revitalize ourselves. But maybe we should try [...]

Wellness Blog: Boost Your Productivity

July 23rd, 2014|Categories: Blog, Emotional Health, Health & Wellness|0 Comments

Ever feel as though you could be more productive? After graduating with a business degree, Chris Bailey interviewed productive people, read about and conducted countless productivity experiments. Through the year’s research, Bailey came up with [...]

Wellness Blog: Do You Get Enough Physical Activity?

July 11th, 2014|Categories: Blog, Exercise, Health & Wellness|0 Comments

Did you know that regular physical inactivity can play a major role in many age-related declines in the musculoskeletal and cardiovascular systems? However, physical activity helps to maintain those systems and can often prevent [...]

Wellness Blog: Protect Your Skin!

April 30th, 2014|Categories: Blog, Health & Wellness|0 Comments

The sun is shining, the birds are singing and the weather is getting warmer! For those of us who have endured the record-breaking winter here in Southeast Michigan, it feels wonderful to be able [...]

Wellness Blog: Women and Heart Disease

March 17th, 2014|Categories: Blog, Health & Wellness|0 Comments

The Facts According to the American Heart Association (2013), More than 1 in 3 female adults have some sort of heart disease; which is the leading cause of mortality in women over the age [...]