Notes On Healthy Aging
Health Benefits of Massage for Seniors
Although a it can feel like a luxury, massage therapy offers an array of benefits for senior health & wellness.
MIND Institute Renamed in Honor of Frank & Lynn Scaduto
The newly named Frank C. & Lynn Scaduto MIND Institute at Miami Jewish Health provides accessible programs for South Floridians with neurocognitive disorders.
5 Arthritis Management Tips
Arthritis management is a necessity for many people. Read on to learn our top tips for managing arthritis pain in aging adults.
We’re Now Accepting Donations of Cryptocurrency
Miami Jewish Health now accepts Bitcoin, Ethereum, and other types of cryptocurrency donations. For a limited time, learn how you can double your impact.
Are Melatonin Supplements Safe for Seniors?
Melatonin is generally safe, but older adults should be mindful of how this supplement can affect them.
Miami Jewish Health’s Board of Directors for 2022-2023
Miami Jewish Health recently announced its 2022-2023 Board of Directors. M. John Richard was elected Chairman of the Board (succeeding Jeffrey Rittenberg) and Ronald Fieldstone was named Vice Chairman. In addition, the Board also welcomes new Directors Dr. Susan Baker and Patrick Martin. Chairman Richard and the Board would also like to thank recent retirees […]
Give Miami Day
Update on 12/13/22: Give Miami Day was an extraordinary event for Miami Jewish Health! Together, we successfully raised $248,553 for the programs, services and people of Miami Jewish Health and placed 15th out of 1,078 organizations in dollars raised during Give Miami Day. This is an incredible reflection of our community’s continued commitment to supporting […]
Activity Ideas When Visiting Your Loved Ones
After your loved one moves to an assisted living community, visiting regularly is an important way to stay connected and show how much you care. In fact, healthcare experts agree that frequent visitation and socialization can help keep your loved ones physically, mentally, and emotionally healthy as they age – even when you’re just popping […]
How to Reduce your Loved One’s Risk of Falling
Strength, sight, reflexes, and mobility naturally decline as you get older. What these attributes have in common is that they all help to either avoid tripping hazards, or recover from a stumble and prevent a fall. Even for healthy individuals, the chances of falling only increase with age. In fact, falling is a seriously common […]
Art Therapy in Memory Care
Art therapy provides many benefits for adults with dementia. Try out this paper flower-making crafting activity with your loved one.