Winter Wonderland Safety Tips

November 29, 2022 — Walking through a winter wonderland is beautiful, but cold weather can be dangerous, especially for seniors. From frigid temperatures to isolation, cold weather hazards are real and common. Here are four ways to be safe during the big chill season. Stay warm. Older adults can lose body heat faster and be less aware of being... Read More

Gratitude Is Good for Your Health

November 23, 2022 — Thanksgiving is a time when we show appreciation for our blessings and celebrate the bounties of delicious food with loved ones. Science suggests that it would be good for our mental and physical health to extend this practice of thankfulness throughout the year! After dealing with the coronavirus pandemic for more than two years, we... Read More

How to Cope with the End of Daylight Saving Time

November 1, 2022 — It’s a fall ritual that follows Halloween every year. On the first Sunday of November we “fall back” into standard time by setting our clocks back one hour. This gives us back the hour of sleep we lost in the spring when we “sprang forward” to preserve evening sunshine. An extra hour of sleep—sounds great,... Read More

Grundy County Corn Festival

October 21, 2022 — Resilience Home Health participated in the 72nd Grundy County Corn Festival on October 2 in Morris. Celebrating the rich agricultural history of Grundy County and the fall harvest, people came from all over to delight in the farm fair, craft shows, carnival, music, food, and one of the largest parades in the state. The Resilience... Read More

Caring for Someone Who Hoards

October 20, 2022 — Lots of us have collections. Maybe you bring home a new refrigerator magnet from every vacation destination you visit. Perhaps you love jewelry and have a statement necklace for every occasion. Maybe rare baseball cards are carefully stored and organized in a box in your basement. But compulsive hoarding is different from an out-of-control collection... Read More

September Walk to End Alzheimer’s Event

September 2, 2022 — On September 18, Resilience Home Health will be participating in Naperville’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s. Join us in fighting against Alzheimer’s and challenging the stigma that persists around Alzheimer’s Disease and all types of Dementia. Find our Resilience Home Health team at: 2022 Walk to End Alzheimer’s – Naperville, IL: Register | Walk to End... Read More

Healthcare Heroes Annual Summer Appreciation Event

August 16, 2022 — Resilience Home Health Corporation held its annual summer appreciation event on June 23, 2022 to celebrate and honor healthcare heroes. The Resilience team welcomed over 70 nurses, therapists, medical partners, and community supporters for a fun evening with tacos, Rainbow Cone ice cream, the Dueling Pianos, and lively conversation among colleagues and friends. “All of... Read More

Saluting our Nurses

May 10, 2022 — “We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives.” – JFK Each May, we recognize both Nurse Appreciation Week (May 6 – 12) and National Nurses Month. This year’s theme, “You Make A Difference,” honors the vast contributions and positive impact of America’s nurses. We are all indebted to nurses... Read More

Salute to our Pharmacist

October 18, 2021 — October Is American Pharmacists Month The doctor writes a prescription, and we go to our local drug store to fill it. That nice person in the white coat that fills that prescription is a medically trained professional who can help us more than most people realize. “Taking your medication correctly is one of the best... Read More

State of Illinois COVID-19 Executive order

September 13, 2021 — As the Delta variant is sweeping through Illinois, affecting both vaccinated and unvaccinated people of all ages, Illinois Governor Pritzker issued a new mandate. The CDC estimates that the Delta variant makes up for more than 90% of all COVID-19 cases in the U.S to date. It is more aggressive and transmissible than other variants.... Read More