Ask a care manager: Don’t forget your body needs water

Have you ever found yourself scrambling from one place to the next? Or been so busy at work that by the end of the day you realize that you have only gone to the bathroom once? Sometimes we get so busy in our daily routines that we forget that our body needs water to function […]

Helping Hand is here for El Dorado County

A Helping Hand was created by Pete H. Messimore and opened its doors on March 28, 2008. A Helping Hand is located at 6092 Pony Express Trail in Pollock Pines right in the middle of the county to provide services from South Lake Tahoe to El Dorado Hills. Messimore brings more than 22 years of […]

Studies show hearing decline is a serious health risk

Hearing decline not only impacts a person’s quality of life but if left untreated, it can affect mental and physical wellbeing, too. Depression, anxiety, isolation, frustration, anger, paranoia, poor relationships and decreased earning potential can all result from untreated hearing loss. In addition, a recent study in the Archives of Internal Medicine showed a link […]