Medical ID- Health App

A new feature on Apple's newly released iOS 8 mobile operating system is a digital "Medical ID", which can provide very serious and helpful information in case of an emergency! A user's Medical ID can be configured with a custom picture and name, date of birth, list of medical conditions, notes, allergies, reactions and medications. [More]

How to Improve Your Emotional Wellness

Did you know that emotional wellness is just as important as physical wellness? Regardless of your age, it’s important to take care of your emotional wellness, but for people who are older, it becomes even more essential. Many older people suffer from depression, and while some cases may require clinical treatment, other cases may be treated with a bit of self care. [More]

The Symptoms of Type 2 Diabetes Part 2

Type 2 diabetes is a serious disease that can lead to many complications for seniors. At Salem Luther Homes & Rehabilitation Center, our senior housing experts in Elk Horn are dedicated to helping our residents retain their independence. Health plays a huge role in independence, and one of the most common diseases that seniors suffer from is type 2 diabetes. [More]