We are honored to feature the work of Emporia photographer Margaret Gunselman as our artist of the month for October. Please join us at 2 p.m. on Oct. 25 for a reception with Margaret in our Atrium gallery.
Margaret doesn’t consider herself a professional
We’re pleased to welcome Leigh Ayers as our new director of health services! Leigh got to know our community while doing clinical practice for her bachelor of science in nursing (BSN) program.
“I loved being here. It was a joy to be able to come
Food is one of the top considerations for anyone moving into a continuing care community like Emporia Presbyterian Manor. It’s obviously important that the food is tasty, satisfying and nutritious. But what about residents who have special dietary
4 ways to profit from the activities and interests you love
By Nancy Collamer for Next Avenue
Last year, Mike Liff, now 71, relocated with his wife from San Francisco to Portland, Maine to be closer to family. The retirees explored their new hometown and thanks to a chance conversation at a barbershop, Liff learned that
Playing an instrument offers physical and emotional benefits if you have health issues
By Bart Astor for Next Avenue
If music hath charms to soothe the savage breast, then playing music hath charms to heal the savage breast, or, more appropriately, the damaged lungs.
This is what Tom Zoe of Austin, Texas believes. So he helped create a program at Seton Medical Center
Don’t just watch the kids go back to school this fall
By Patricia Corrigan for Next Avenue
Lunchbox? Check. Backpack? Check. New outfit for the first day? Check.
So you’ve helped get a grandchild or other youngster ready to go back to school. But what about you? Staying mentally active after 50 stimulates neural networks, increases knowledge,