A Cure for Combating April 15th Stress

The first half of April is notorious for its creeping stress of the impending “Ides of April” deadline – when Federal taxes are due. What can you do? It might be even more stressful if you’ve needed to hand over the care of your finances while at Rockaway Care Center because it’s imperative you feel.. read more →

08 Apr 2014
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The Apple A Day

Did you know that March 30th is National Doctor Day? This day is dedicated to appreciating the decade(s)-long trained medical professionals who help us with everything from the common cold to saving lives in an acute emergency.  We all visit doctors throughout our lives, and at Rockaway Care Center we are fortunate to have physicians.. read more →

27 Mar 2014
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Not Just St. Patty’s Day

On March 17th, Rockaway Care Center held an ice cream social in honor of St. Patrick’s Day. Every American knows about St. Patrick’s Day, but what do we really know about the Irish, and specifically, about Irish immigration to the United States?  We tend to think of some association with the Potato Famine, but who.. read more →

20 Mar 2014
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Keeping the Flow: World Kidney Day is March 13th

Believe it or not, there is an entire day dedicated to kidneys, worldwide.  And for good reason.  One might ask not what do kidneys do for us, but rather, what do they NOT do? Here at Rockaway Care Center we encourage everyone to be concerned for their health in general, and specifically with regard to.. read more →

11 Mar 2014
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Hobbies Make Happiness: January is National Hobby Month

Did you know that January is National Hobby Month?  It’s no wonder: The likelihood of staying inside due to inclement weather – coupled with the emotional letdown after Christmas and New Year’s celebrations – means you need a focus on healthy pick-me-ups that keep you busy and happy.  Year round, Rockaway Care Center works hard.. read more →

26 Jan 2014
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