Alzheimer’s Definition, New Interpretation Broadens Scope Of Disease

May 1, 2018

The Alzheimer's definition received a new definition earlier this month by the Alzheimer's Association and the National Institute of Aging (NIA). The new definition increases dramatically the number of people considered to have the disease.       Alzheimer's Definition:  Change In...

Sleep Paralysis: What It Is, Why It Happens, What To Do

April 30, 2018

Sleep paralysis is a feeling of being conscious but unable to move. It occurs when a person passes between stages of wakefulness and sleep. During these transitions, you may be unable to move or speak for a few seconds up...

Do You Sneeze After Eating? Here Are The Reasons Why

April 26, 2018

A sneeze is a natural response to irritation in a person's nasal cavity. Sneezing can also be triggered by eating food. Sneezing is often the result of inhaling something that irritates the nose, but it can also be caused by breathing in...

Beautiful New Online Review For The Grand at Pawling!

April 23, 2018

  Thank you Denise for your recently published 5 Star review for The Grand Rehabilitation and Nursing at Pawling  The review was published on, right over HERE.

Shining Stars At The Grand Rehabilitation and Nursing at Queens!!

April 20, 2018

The Grand Rehabilitation and Nursing at Queens is acknowledging our latest 'Shining Stars' once again! 1 group photo Photo with CNA: Christine Sylvester Photo with Nursing Rehab aid:  Nancy Caina Photo with  Physical Therapist:  Ferdinand Labal Photo with Social Worker ...

High Tech Eye Glasses Helps People With Single Sided Deafness

April 19, 2018

Single Sided Deafness (SSD) is a type of hearing loss where only one of two ears is impaired. SSD is typically caused by viral infections, Meniere's disease, head or ear injuries, or through surgical intervention to remove brain tumours. Many...

Trump Tariffs Could Drive Drug, Medical Device Prices Much Higher

April 16, 2018

President Trump tariffs could drive drug and medical device prices higher and push some generic drug manufacturers out of business. Currently, President Trump has imposed tariffs of 25% on steel and 10% on aluminum imported from China. While right now, only a...

Dialysis Patients Upset By Upcoming Medicare Ambulance Cuts

April 12, 2018

Dialysis patients are upset with Medicare's latest announcement of impending ambulance reimbursement costs. In addition, transportation providers are concerned that such cuts will cause some dialysis patients to lose access to care. Medicare is sending notices to Medicare administrative contractors...

Aging Not All Doom And Gloom, Much To Be Happy About

April 10, 2018

Aging brings with it problems such as chronic illness, cognitive decline, and fading physical abilities. And, of course, these issues are constantly highlighted in the media. But, less publicized is the fact  that aging also brings with it many fine...