Reflections on Caring for Mom
Anna came to the United States around the turn of the century with her family when she was four years old. She was not old enough to be fearful of her new life away from Italy, but she knew things had changed. Children at school, and even teachers, laughed as she struggled to speak English. Eventually, she learned and found her way in life, marrying a first generation young Italian. The experiences molded her character to being strict and serious.
Safety Tips for a Healthy Summer
The summer brings sunshine and plenty of opportunities to be active outdoors. It’s also a time for fun and relaxation. Health Partners Plans wants to remind you to protect yourself from heat, sun exposure and dehydration. Here are some tips to help you experience the pleasures of the season.
Best Tips for Living Healthy
Today, more than 72,000 Americans have reached the age of 100 and that exclusive club is growing. Between 2000 and 2016, the percentage of centenarians increased by more than 43 percent. Whether you aspire to reach 100, or just want to feel your best, there are several things you can do to stay healthy physically as you grow older.
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The Back Story May-June 2017
Q & A with Bob Zentz, President & CEO of Fellowship Community
Bob is the chief executive for the continuing care retirement community Fellowship Community in Whitehall. Despite being a resident at the community, on the doorstep of his 80th birthday and beating cancer for the fourth time (he just had 35% of his liver removed), his golden years are jammed with work, volunteer activities and time with family.
Your Local Funeral Home
In 1941 Stanley S. Stephens, Sr. first invited his family, friends and neighbors into his home for funerals, providing the space and service to help them navigate some of life’s most challenging moments.
In 2015 the Stephens Funeral Home family relocated to 274 North Krocks Rd, Allentown to better service the community; yet maintain the tradition, compassion and service that has made the family’s funeral home your family’s home for funerals.
The Worst Swear Word Ever!
I can still see their faces as if it were yesterday.
I was doing a “children’s corner” at church - a time during the service in which we would invite the children to come forward to hear a message particularly addressed to them. On this particular Sunday, when they all came forward and gathered at the front of the church, I told them I was going to teach them the worst swear word ever!