Your Health: Pancreas 411

There is an organ in our bodies, the pancreas, which is often overlooked when we get sick. This silent and hidden gland is located deep in our abdomen.  It functions similarly to our breathing, with involuntary movement, but its viability is critical to our health. With the pancreas hidden so deep in our body, disease […]

Helping Seniors Cope after Loss of a Loved One 

For seniors hit with the loss of a spouse or a loved one who was receiving care in their home, the grieving process can be a difficult, long road, especially if the death comes after a protracted illness.  Seeing the health of a loved one deteriorate day after day can lead to heavy emotional consequences. […]