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Sleeplessness and Health: How to Avoid Missing Sleep

By |May 12th, 2019|Categories: Nursing|

Did you know that sleeplessness can seriously affect your health? We all need a certain amount of sleep each night to wake up feeling refreshed, revitalized, and ready for the day ahead. However, the truth is that one third of American adults do not get enough sleep. Stress, a [...]

Causes Of Anemia In Adults And Seniors

By |April 29th, 2019|Categories: Nursing|

There are numerous causes of anemia, although aging is not one of them, it’s a very common condition seen in adults and seniors. Red blood cells are vital to our wellbeing. They contain an iron-rich protein called hemoglobin which carries oxygen from your lungs all around your body. Anemia [...]

How Psychological Therapies Help Patients With Neurological Disorders

By |April 14th, 2019|Categories: Rehabilitation|

Psychological therapies can be combined with medicinal treatments. Doing so means that patients with neurological disorders will receive the comprehensive care they need. There are many visible changes that take place as we get older. Graying hair and stiff joints may be worrisome but they are not the greatest [...]

Why Narrowed Arteries Can Be Dangerous

By |April 1st, 2019|Categories: Nursing|

Your coronary arteries have a very important job to do. They are in charge of carrying blood to, and from, your heart to the rest of your body. Narrowed arteries mean that their ability to do this job is compromised. Why arteries get narrowed? Narrowed coronary arteries can [...]

5 Ways To Live Longer With Heart Disease

By |March 18th, 2019|Categories: Rehabilitation|

Heart disease is an umbrella term for conditions affecting the function and structure of the heart. Most common among these is coronary heart disease. More than 11 percent of adults in America have heart disease so it’s a relatively common diagnosis. Left unchecked, cardiovascular diseases are life-threatening. In fact, [...]

Oxygen Therapy Benefits For Adults And Seniors

By |March 3rd, 2019|Categories: Rehabilitation|

Breathing in oxygen is such a vital part of our lives, yet we do so without even realizing it. However, there are times when patients struggle to take in enough oxygen from the air. In these instances, they may be prescribed oxygen therapy which has many benefits. It is [...]

The Causes Of Dizziness In Adults

By |February 18th, 2019|Categories: Nursing|

Dizziness is a common symptom associated with many conditions. Because of this, there are many potential causes of dizziness. Dizziness is often simply a result of vertigo, in which case, it is generally benign. That is, it is not dangerous or something to excessively worry about. Many people think [...]

Patients Are Treated With Dignity – Director of Admissions

By |February 4th, 2019|Categories: Nursing|

Director of Admissions, Malke Safran, is Brooklyn born and bred. Malke holds a B.Sc. and a Master’s degree in healthcare management policy from The New School. She’s been at Haym Salomon Home for Nursing & Rehabilitation since 2003. Here, she talks about the admissions procedure. What are the questions [...]

How to Find the Best Nursing Home in Your Local Area

By |January 15th, 2019|Categories: Nursing|

Making a decision to move you or a loved one into a nursing home or elderly care facility can be a tough one - but it's often the right choice to make. However, it's also important that you take a lot of care and attention finding the absolute best [...]