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Basic COPD Facts and the Touchpoints Rehab Pulmonary Program
September 18, 2017Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, or COPD, is a condition that makes it harder to breathe and worsens over time. While smoking is the most common cause of COPD, long-term exposure to other lung irritants—such as air pollution or chemical fumes can also bring an onset of COPD symptoms that include wheezing, cough, chest tightness, and shortness of breath.
Manchester Public Library Delivers Handmade Pillows to Residents of Touchpoints at Manchester and Westside Care Center
September 14, 2017The Manchester Public Library Summer Reading Program delivered over 75 handmade, ‘no sew’ pillows to the residents of Touchpoints at Manchester and Westside Care Center.
Fresh River hosts Huntington's Disease education for people living with HD and their care-partners
September 11, 2017Stay informed and connected with Huntington’s Disease (HD) education. You are invited to attend a Teva sponsored event, for people living with HD and their care-partners.
Managing Sugar Intake in Your Diet
September 7, 2017Eating too much sugar causes a barrage of symptoms known as “classic metabolic syndrome”. These include weight gain, abdominal obesity, decreased HDL and increased LDL, elevated blood sugar, elevated triglycerides, high blood pressure, increased uric acid levels, tooth decay and gum-disease to list a few. Sugar has also been found to affect mood and behaviors. Most disturbing is that sugar is found to be addictive.
iCare announces Dr. J. Craig Allen in new position as Medical Consultant for Substance Use Disorders
August 30, 2017iCare is pleased to announce a new consulting relationship with Dr. J. Craig Allen, to provide services as Medical Consultant for Substance Use Disorders. Dr. Allen will be instrumental in guiding and supporting iCare’s iRecovery Program. Dr. Allen will provide consultation on specific resident cases, policy and procedure support and review, education, and general program guidance.