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The Leap

Apr, 02, 2013 Xiomara Umana Blog 0

Please support the NOTABLES of Miami Jewish Health Systems & University of Miami Dept of Cinema and Interactive Media for this private screening of The Leap on April 25th. Funds raised support the progress against Alzheimer’s disease.

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Does a full moon affect behavior?

Feb, 27, 2013 Xiomara Umana Blog 0

Across the centuries, many a person has uttered the phrase “There must be a full moon out there” in an attempt to explain weird happenings at night. Even today many people think the mystical powers of the full moon induce erratic behaviors, psychiatric hospital admissions, suicides, homicides, emergency room calls, traffic accidents, fights at professional …

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Valentine’s Day 2013

Feb, 06, 2013 Xiomara Umana Blog 0

Each heart represents each of our caregivers who dedicate themselves to our clients by providing compassion, love and quality care. Our agency staff stands by our mission to our clients: To fulfill our clients’ and families’ dreams whether it is by allowing our clients to return home or remain at home with the highest standard …

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PET THERAPY

Jan, 22, 2013 Xiomara Umana Blog 0

Those of us who own pets know they make us happy. But a growing body of scientific research is showing that our pets can also make us healthy, or healthier. Research has shown that heart attack victims who have pets live longer…. Even watching a tank full of tropical fish may lower blood pressure, at …

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Miami Jewish Health Systems Notables Luncheon 12/4/12

Dec, 04, 2012 Xiomara Umana Blog 0

We are proud members of the Notables executive committee whose mission is: To raise funds for the Memory Center at MJHS to support the progress being made against Alzheimer’s disease and memory disorders, through diagnosis, research, treatment, education and compassionate care for patients, families and caregivers.

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Alzheimer’s Association Memory Walk 2012

Nov, 16, 2012 Xiomara Umana Blog 0

We are proud supporters of the Alzheimer’s Association. This was our 4th year in participating in the Memory Walk and our team, Phil’s Elite Friends raised over $3600 to bring an END to Alzheimer’s.  

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Staying healthy during the holiday season

Nov, 08, 2012 Xiomara Umana Blog 0

The holiday season is fast approaching us and the hustle and bustle of the holiday season can make you feel tired, stressed  and run-down. Your immune system can get depressed, and you may end up sick if  you don’t take the time to care for yourself. Here are some 9 tips to keep you healthy …

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Hurricane Sandy

Nov, 01, 2012 Xiomara Umana Blog 0

Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone in the affected areas caused by Sandy. Reach in your pockets and donate to make a significant impact so that rebuilding can be a bit easier. www.redcross.org and www.americanhumane.org to provide help to the beloved pets.

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HEALTH ALERT-Meningitis

Oct, 18, 2012 Xiomara Umana Blog 0

The Florida State Department of Health confirmed today that a third person in Florida has died as a result of the nationwide fungal meningitis outbreak. Meningitis cases in Florida and nationwide have grown in recent weeks due to the steroid injection used for back pain. Federal health officials said the tainted medicine came from one …

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FLU SHOT SEASON IS HERE

Sep, 25, 2012 Xiomara Umana Blog 0

Flu season has arrived and this is the optimal time to get your flu shot. Getting a flu shot often protects you from coming down with the flu. And while the flu shot doesn’t always provide total protection, it’s worth getting. Once you’ve gotten your flu shot it can take up to 3 to 6 weeks …

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