Tag: health

Blood Pressure Clinic to Reopen in October

Dee-Dee Patrick, President, Nurses Group of PebbleCreek The Blood Pressure Clinic will reopen on a monthly schedule through the end of the year. Thursday, Oct. 27, between 1:30 and 3:30 p.m. will be our first day of operation. Nov. 17 and Dec. 15 are the remaining 2022 dates the service will be provided. This community…

64? 65? Medicare Eligible?

A TRICARE For Life (TFL) briefing will be held Tuesday, May 17 for all TRICARE beneficiaries who are eligible for Medicare Part A and B. This is a great event for TRICARE beneficiaries who have questions or want to learn more about the TFL program. Join us May 17 at 9 a.m. or 1 p.m.…

Kare Bears’ Korner

Introducing the 2022 Board of Directors Kare Bears Board of Directors for 2022 are: seated (left to right): Carolyn Moore (secretary), Marilynn Rebhun (1st vice president), Rayma Scalzo (marketing/communications director and founder), and Nancy Dodds (CFO/treasurer). Back row (left to right): Mark Pelletier (IT director), Tom Meek (president), Connie Simon (program director), Dee-Dee Patrick (health and wellness director),…

64? 65? Medicare Eligible?

A TRICARE For Life (TFL) briefing will be held Tuesday, Nov. 16 for all TRICARE beneficiaries who are eligible for Medicare Part A and B. This is a great event for TRICARE beneficiaries who have questions or want to learn more about the TFL program. Join us Nov. 16 at 9 a.m. or 1 p.m.…

Fitness Studios: More Hours, More Classes!

Melissa Kallett Effective in September, the Tuscany Falls Fitness Studios will expand their hours and class offerings to align with pre-COVID operations. In addition to their current hours of operation (Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to noon), they will also open in the afternoons on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3 to 5 p.m., and on…

Breast Cancer Discussion Group Meeting

Rayma Scalzo Our Breast Cancer Discussion Group has met for breakfast during the last three months. We met new ladies, learned from each other, and enjoyed a lot of laughs during the time we spent together. We are pleased to say that we finally will be holding a regular monthly meeting on Thursday, Sept. 23,…

Happy Zumba Ladies

Pat Biancardi Patriotic music was added to the Zumba playlist of instructor Laurie Gallison in order to celebrate the holiday. Laurie teaches the Monday and Friday Zumba class and has a loyal following of happy Zumba ladies. Come join us!

Ask the Therapist: Heat or Ice?

JD Fields, DPT AzOPT Physical Therapist Heat or ice? It’s one of the most common questions we receive. While it is difficult to generalize all pain and injuries, there are a few simple rules that you can follow to help in your recovery. Ice is most appropriate for initial (or acute) stages of an injury.…

10 Symptoms of Caregiver Stress

Teri Sellers The PebbleCreek Alzheimer’s Support Group is available to all residents who have a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or any related dementia. A support group provides an opportunity for caregivers to share personal experiences, feelings, coping strategies, and firsthand information on the disease or treatments in a confidential, safe, and non-judgmental place. The…