Why do some people seem to be healthier, others adapt to changes better and others are as enthusiastic as ever? Much of how we age isn’t just in our genes but how we’ve taken care of ourselves through the years. As Ralph Waldo Emerson said, “Life
With the summer heat inching up the thermometer, it’s time to check your fluids … are you drinking enough water and other liquids? While staying hydrated is important for people of all ages, it’s particularly important as we grow older. Older
Parsons Presbyterian Manor hosts free informational session
What does hospice care mean? Who qualifies? What is included? Does Medicare cover the cost? These and other questions will be answered at “Hospice 101,” a free information session at Parsons Presbyterian Manor Aug. 19.
Michael Jones from SouthernCare,
Residents and employees of Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America’s 18 communities in Kansas and Missouri gave the organization high marks in a recent satisfaction survey.
With nearly 2,400 residents to survey in independent living, assisted living and
By Pastor Alexandra Knott
I don’t know about you, but I tend to be a worrier. I think I come by it honestly. Many of the women in my family are worriers. One of my great-grandmothers, whom I never knew, was a champion worrier, I am told. She would
The Missouri synods of the Presbyterian Church, U.S., and the United Presbyterian Church, U.S.A., joined together to construct the first Presbyterian Homelife campus in Farmington, Mo. The project was authorized in 1957 in a joint session of the synods,
Was Art is Ageless artist Lyn Kirk born with a pencil or paintbrush in his hand? Perhaps not, but he might as well have been.
“My folks had a retail paint store in Pittsburg. They not only had paint and wallpaper, but also a small section of art supplies,”
Monday – Track and field Day- 87 3rd and 4th graders from Meadowview School spent the afternoon playing the egg/balloon relay race, corn hole toss, bingo and washer toss with the residents. Following
Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America communities regularly feature activities involving young people. Whether it’s a youth choir performance and visit, an ongoing program with a local school or regular activities with the on-campus preschool, these