Posts Categorized: Wellness

Recognizing human trafficking

Many times, we may think that human trafficking takes place only on the other side of the world, but it happens everywhere. Now more than ever, human trafficking has become one of the biggest threats to many communities and is one the fastest growing illegal industries in the world. According to the National Human Trafficking…
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Is delirium a symptom of COVID-19 in older adults?

YES. As we continue to learn about COVID-19, we know that the disease can affect the body well beyond just lungs. Researchers have found that COVID-19 can also affect the brain as well. Delirium, also known as acute confusion, is being reported in more and more cases of COVID-19. Maura Kennedy, M.D., MPH, Massachusetts General…
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Recipe: Winter Sprout Salad

This Winter Sprout Salad is the perfect addition to a holiday meal.  Ingredients: 1 bag Brussels sprouts, chopped/shredded 1 sweet potato, baked and diced ¼ cup dried cranberries (no sugar added) ¼ cup chopped pecans or walnuts, candied or plain ¼ cup feta cheese crumbles 1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar 1 tablespoon olive oil Salt &…
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