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Part III: How to Incorporate Coconut Oil in Your Diet

Posted on April 10th, 2014 by francis

By Sydney: This is our final blog in a series about the benefits of coconut oil in your diets. Virgin coconut oil, pressed from coconuts and otherwise unprocessed, smells and tastes like coconuts. Coconut oil made using a chemical refining process loses its flavor. Most research on coconut oil has used the refined variety, so [...]

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Part II: Coconut Oil and Alzheimer’s

Posted on April 9th, 2014 by francis

By: Sydney Perhaps the most impressive and notable benefit of coconut oil is its possible protective effect on neurons in the brain. Early research suggests coconut oil may have a protective effect on neurons in the brain. This most directly relates to patients suffering from Alzheimer’s, dementia, and some types of epilepsy. Preliminary research suggests [...]

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Part I: The Benefits of Healthy Fat

Posted on April 8th, 2014 by francis

By: Sydney The Wall Street Journal recently published an article exploring the health benefits of coconut oil. Much like avocados, nuts and fatty fish like salmon, coconut oil is packed with saturated fats. These fats, advocates believe, are good for the heart and provide a fast and lasting source of energy. Some of the healthiest [...]

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Fun Fall Activities

Posted on October 10th, 2012 by francis

By: Sydney Morehart   Great Fall Activities: Fall may provide the best season for activities for seniors as the weather is cooler and there are fewer crowds. Whether it’s a drive through beautiful fall foliage, a visit to a local apple orchard, weekly dance classes or a trip to the local golf range – the [...]

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Flu Prevention Tips

Posted on October 8th, 2012 by francis

By: Sydney Morehart Saturday, September 22nd, marked the first day of fall. While the days are still rather warm, the evenings are beginning to feel significantly cooler. As summer wraps up, it is still important to remember to keep well hydrated and to avoid strenuous physical activity during the heat of the day (this time [...]

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Thank you notes are icing on the Cake

Posted on May 22nd, 2012 by francis

Our ultimate goal at Sevens Home Care’s is to ensure our clients receive the honest, reliable, and compassionate care everyone is entitled to. We find satisfaction in knowing our company and our caregivers provide the best, highest quality care to you and your loved ones… But it doesn’t hurt when our patients or their families [...]

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Celebrating Older Americans – “Never Too Old To Play”

Posted on May 14th, 2012 by francis

By: Sydney Morehart The month of May is dedicated to celebrating Older Americans. Since 1963, the month of May focuses on the commitment and contributions older Americans have made to our country. This year’s theme is “Never Too Old To Play”, which encourages seniors to stay engaged, active and involved in their own lives and [...]

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Having Your Own Say in Home Care

Posted on March 29th, 2012 by francis

By Sydney Morehart Home Health Care has received some added attention in the news today with the release of Having Your Own Say: Getting the Right Care When it Means Most, a how-to guidebook that aids patients and their families face what seems to be some of the insurmountable tasks associated with a long term [...]

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