Maintaining good dietary habits and physical activity, specifically strength and balance training, is crucial to aging well. As we grow older, the more strength that we lose, the higher our chances of falling. University of Missouri Extension’s
Rolla Presbyterian Manor is on the U.S. News and World Report Best Nursing Homes 2015 list. The senior living community received the highest score of a five-star rating system to make the list, available today at usnews.com/nursinghomes.
By Patricia Corrigan for Next Avenue
Five years ago, when I sold my 1,700-square-foot condo in St. Louis County, Mo., in preparation for a move to a small apartment in San Francisco, Calif., I knew I had to get rid of at
We often recall the story of Alice Kalb, who at 90 traveled to a 1947 Presbyterian Synod meeting to ask for a retirement community in Kansas.
According to Edwin Shafer, senior vice president of development, what Mrs. Kalb basically told the Synod was:
This month, we conclude our look at the history of Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America as we celebrate the organization’s 65th anniversary.
In 2006, SSM Health Care of St. Louis moved its St. Joseph’s Hospital from a site in Kirkwood, Mo. As
By Allen Teal, Chaplain
“And I said, Oh that I had wings like a dove! For then would I fly away, and be at rest.” (Psalm 55:6)
For many centuries, flying was a fantasy. Soaring with eagles, sailing on the wind or frolicking