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Hip Fracture Rehabilitation in Cincinnati

Recovering From a Hip Fracture or Fall

As we get older, our bones get more brittle, making a fall risky. Conditions like Osteoporosis, are one of the many causes of falls or a hip fracture in the …

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What is Occupational Therapy

What is Occupational Therapy?

Why do I need an Occupational Therapist?  When people think about rehabilitation, Physical therapy is first on their minds.  Although PT’s are wonderful, OTs are critical at times to helping …

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Post Stroke Rehabilitation

Post Stroke Rehabilitation & Recovery

Most people think that when you have a stroke, you lost your strength. That is not actually the case!  The connection to the muscle is lost, not the strength itself.  It’s …

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Breathe Easier With Pulmonary Rehab

We all know we should exercise; actually doing it is the hard part. We’re too tired. We don’t feel well. We can’t find the time. And many of us just …

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Activities Weekly Calendar

Creating All-inclusive Activities Programs

Activities are a vital part of everyday life.  They help give purpose and track time while “Staying engaged physically, mentally and emotionally” (Hannah Goodman, Activities Team Member).  Our interests, hobbies …

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In-patient Therapy

Why Go To a Skilled Nursing Facility For Rehab?

First What is a Skilled Nursing Facility? When you think of a skilled nursing facility do you think of the terms nursing home, old folks home, convalescent home? “I’m not going …

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Managed Care in a Nursing Home

Managed Care Options Impact on Your Rehab

Medicare Advantage Plans, sometimes called “Part C”, “MA Plans” or Managed Care plans. What impact can Managed care have on your rehab needs? Many people have opted to join managed …

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Malnutrition Symptoms and Treatment

Malnutrition – Signs, Symptoms and Treatment

Malnutrition is often seen in our elderly population and can lead to significant changes in independence.  Here are some of the signs and symptoms that you should look for, so …

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