UV Safety Month

The summer months are known for being hot, hot, and HOT! There are many benefits to being outdoors in the sunlight, such as exercising, swimming, and getting a daily supply of Vitamin D. While the sun shines brightly in...

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Know the Covid-19 Facts

Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is closely monitoring the outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) that was first detected in China and now has been detected in more than 100 locations internationally, including the United States. According to...

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Is Expired Medicine Safe?

Imagine a headache that has you searching the medicine cabinet in hopes of finding some Tylenol, only to discover it expired a year ago, now what? What do expiration dates for over-the-counter and prescription drugs really mean? Medicines have...

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Feeling Woozy?

Ever feel lightheaded or dizzy from standing up too quickly? It could be caused by a condition called orthostatic hypotension. Orthostatic hypotension is when the blood pressure drops when a person changes position, such as rising from a sitting...

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Jeanine Whitacre joins McKenney Home Care

McKenney Home Care is pleased to announce that Jeanine Whitacre has joined the Agency.  Jeanine comes to us with a wealth of experience in home care and will be assisting us in the area of Human Resources, including recruiting...

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Self Isolation – Stress Eating

Gaining Covid – 19 Pounds? Trapped in the house with a fridge filled with food? While we are practicing social distancing, and reading all-things coronavirus, it’s tempting to turn to food for comfort and escape during stressful times. According...

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Stress is the New Grey

We’ve all heard someone say that their spouse or kids are giving them gray hair. Is it an old wives’ tale? Going gray is a natural part of aging, but there has been plenty of evidence to suggest that...

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Epidemic – Loneliness

With increasing numbers of people isolated because of quarantine and social distancing measures, COVID-19 is not the only public health threat to be concerned about – loneliness is one as well. Humans are social creatures by nature and strive...

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Know the COVID-19 Facts

Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is closely monitoring the outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) that was first detected in China and now has been detected in more than 100 locations internationally, including the United States. According to...

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