Care Partners board members Caroline Schmidt, executive director Kay Grindland, Judy Peterson and Jayne Johnson are Dementia Friends. | CARE PARTNERS
For aging Americans, the fear of dementia now exceeds the fear of cancer. The challenges of Alzheimer’s and other dementias are overwhelming, whether it’s a person asking “How do we take care of mom?” or agencies and governments trying to address the huge burden of care. Currently, over 91,000
Summer is officially here; and so are the ticks. From mid-May to mid-July, ticks are at their peak and, for a multitude of reasons, it pays to be aware.
Formerly considered a simple nuisance, ticks are now known to carry germs that can cause at least 15 different human diseases,
It is difficult to comprehend that bacteria can actually be good for us, yet this is precisely the case with probiotics. Probiotics are beneficial bacteria that reside in our gut. In fact, you have more bacteria in your body than cells. For optimal human functioning, we must maintain a balance of
This month, as a part of the Hot Potato series, Sawtooth Mountain Clinic will be focusing on what it takes to build resiliency in families. With this in mind, Gallup Certified Strengths Coach Lori Rothstein will be teaching two parenting courses.
Natural remedies come in many forms. Supplements and herbs, teas and tinctures—wading through the options can have your head spinning. Of all the remedies, homeopathics seem to foster the most confusion. The word itself is often used to explain or encompass all natural remedies, which is simply
According to the American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR), approximately one-third of common cancer cases in the U.S. could be prevented by eating healthy, being active and staying lean. That’s an estimated 374,000 cases of cancer that could be prevented. Considering