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Energy Saving Tips

October 28, 2018 — Light bulbs: Use energy saving CFLs (Compact Fluorescent Light bulbs) instead of the conventional incandescent light bulbs. CFLs only use one-quarter of the electricity and lasts years longer. Each CFL bulb contains 5mg of mercury so you will have an extra item to sort in the recycling bin. Dishes: Never load your dishes in a... Read More

Diabetes Facts

October 28, 2018 — Diabetes is a chronic disease in which the body is unable to properly control the amount of sugar in the blood due to the lack of the hormone insulin. It is estimated that over 18 million Americans suffer from diabetes, and of these 18 million it is estimated that nearly one third are unaware they... Read More

Therapy Success Story

October 28, 2018 — Richard S. arrived at Edgewood on September 25, 2017 he was transported via stretcher assisted by two EMS personnel. While out one night he suffered a major fall that resulted in a right hip fracture and abrasions on both his upper and lower body because of these injuries he had to have assist by our... Read More

Taking Care of Yourself is Part of the Job

October 28, 2018 — The job of becoming the primary caregiver for your aging parent is universally recognized as one of the most difficult transitions we can go through. It’s hard to experience the reversal of parent and child. The task of caring for an elderly parent can be overwhelming. It’s easy to begin to “hover” around them in... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

October 28, 2018 — I would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to all of our hard working employees that care for our residents here at Edgewood Manor . From the nursing team, to the management team, housekeeping, activities, laundry, dietary and maintenance, we are all a great team and I am grateful to have such a magnificent... Read More

Therapy Success Story

September 27, 2018 — Joseph B. was discharged from Edgewood Manor on 8/23/2018 Mr. B. came to Edgewood as a bilateral above knee amputee. Understandably, he was very concerned about how this would affect his quality of life and the ability to participate in the activities he loved. Mr. B. applied the work ethic he had cultivated during his... Read More

Tips for a Better Nights Sleep

September 27, 2018 — Room temperature: Keeping the temperature in your bedroom at 70 degrees Fahrenheit or below is recommended. Studies show that the body can better relax with temperatures at 70 degrees or slightly below. Reduce caffeine. The effects of caffeine last much longer than most people expect. The result is difficulty falling asleep. Studies have shown better... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

September 27, 2018 — I would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to all of our hard working employees that care for our residents here at Edgewood Manor . From the nursing team, to the management team, housekeeping, activities, laundry, dietary and maintenance, we are all a great team and I am grateful to have such a magnificent... Read More

October 13th is National Train Your Brain Day: Sudoku

September 27, 2018 — Sudoku is the puzzle craze sweeping the nation. Many people refer to this challenging game as the new Rubix Cube. It’s difficult to forget the six-sided and six colored square, but Sudoku is doing just that. If you think that Sudoku is a new game, you would be incorrect. In fact, it was created in... Read More

Happy Birthday!

September 27, 2018 — Residents Karen S. October 04 Rebekah J. October 07 Alf W. October 11 Richard S. October 11 Opal H. October 11 Jerry B. October 14 Bobby J. October 21 Debra J. October 23 Rafe L. October 25 Staff Roderica S. October 02 Stephanie C. October 07 Robertine B. October 10 Wanda H. October 12 Cordelia... Read More