Video (Plaid TV)

Video (Plaid TV)

Myth #7: Breast Cancer Is A Death Sentence

There is no question breast cancer is a serious disease.  But, as with most diseases, early detection and treatment often dictates a better outcome. Breast cancer is the second most common cause of death from cancer in women in the United States, after lung cancer. However, since 1989, the number of women who have died…

By Solis Mammography |
Brain Health
Home & Family

Veritable Brain Health – Day Camp Adventures for Senior Adults

Recently a group of residents took a day trip to the Blue Lotus Farm & Retreat in Wisconsin to relax and enjoy the great outdoors, participating in boating, nature walks, fishing and more. But this trip to enjoy nature wasn’t just for good times – it was also a veritable brain health extravaganza! The Nexus…

By Sarah Webb |
Home & Family

Can You Believe this Artist has Alzheimer’s?

Paul Bierbrier has been painting for decades, but he only recently had his first art show.  His story is unique–not because Paul is a senior citizen, but because Paul has dementia. When the associates at the Silverado Plano Memory Care Community first witnessed Paul’s natural talent, they were so inspired that they encouraged him to…

By Sarah Webb |
Video (Plaid TV)

Myth #6: Mammograms Aren’t Accurate

Amidst the many falsehoods around mammography, there is a myth which perpetuates the idea that mammography is unreliable or inaccurate.  Simple statistics prove this wrong. Don’t let misconceptions around mammography keep you from getting the preventative screening you need to ensure breast health.  Get the peace of mind that comes from getting an all clear…

By Solis Mammography |
Video (Plaid TV)

Beating Anxiety

Three characters in different times of their lives use different tactics to manage their anxiety, the most common type of mental health disorder for Americans.

By Mental Health Channel |
Home & Family

Families with Alzheimer’s

Husbands and wives, brothers and sisters, family and friends. Each family is unique in their relationships, but there is one uniting factor – the desire to see their loved ones happy and well cared for. Recently, Silverado sat down with several families who shared their unique stories of challenges faced and how they found support…

By Sarah Webb |
letting go
Inspiration

The Power of Letting Go

Letting go is more than just the subject of a hit Disney song that became embedded in the minds of young children (okay mine as well). It’s actually a pretty on point philosophy and an art. Letting go is an art form because it requires practice and dedication to master. While I’ve not quite mastered…

By Karith Foster |
Video (Plaid TV)

Managing Child Psychosis from the Mental Health Channel

Meet Michael and his parents, an extraordinary family managing his disorder by staying positive and proactive.    

By Mental Health Channel |