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As we recognize World Heart Day on Saturday, September 24, Andrea Isenburg of Mount Pleasant Retirement Community (an OPRS Community in Monroe, OH) shares a list of the 10 Best Foods for Your Heart:
Richard P. Miller has been named Executive Director of Rockynol, 1150 West Market St. In his new role, Miller will oversee all operations of the Akron not-for-profit organization. Rockynol is owned and operated by OPRS Communities, a subsidiary of Ohio Presbyterian Retirement Services (OPRS). He will begin his new duties on Oct. 24.
How exciting to have a little Hollywood in our beautiful Akron neighborhood!
Check this out -- a new study confirms what we already know -- Memory fitness programs enhance peoples' mental awareness. What do you think?
Cataracts are a natural result of aging. They are the leading cause of visual loss among adults 55 and older. No one knows for sure why the eye’s lens changes as we age, forming cataracts.
Just a reminder to take precautions in excessive heat this summer! Also, check out these reposted tips from the Ohio Department of Aging.
Leslie K. Belfance has been named Executive Director of Westminster-Thurber Community, 717 Neil Ave. In her new role, Belfance will oversee all operations of the Columbus not-for-profit, continuing care retirement community, owned and operated by OPRS Communities, a subsidiary of Ohio Presbyterian Retirement Services (OPRS). She will begin the position on June 20.
OPRS is working with Scripps Gerontology Center at Miami University on a research study to find out what people over 65 like to be called – Seniors, Elders, Golden Agers?
What do you think?
Ohio Presbyterian Retirement Services would like to offer you a few tips on how to downsize, pack efficiently and ease the strain on yourself and your family.