Senior gardening

Food & Nutrition

By Julia Ryan, Valley VNA Food Service Coordinator

Valley VNA has its share of active gardeners. Many of our residents had large family gardens from which they harvested and preserved food for the winter. Some of them nurtured showy flower gardens, and others farmed for a living. It’s…

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by Tammy Malewski | August 26, 2016

By Julie Fries, RN, Valley VNA Client Care Coordinator for In-Home Care Clients

When an older person does not get the proper amount of nutrition or hydration, many times his or her symptoms can be mistaken for a disease or illness. As our bodies age, our approach to cooking, eating,…

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by Tammy Malewski | March 11, 2016

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