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Healthy Recipe of the Week-Scallop and Asparagus Alfredo Makes: 2 servings Serving Size: 2 cups Carb Grams Per Serving: 40 Ingredients  8 ounces fresh or frozen sea scallops  2 ounces dried whole wheat penne pasta  1 pound fresh asparagus spears, cut into 1-inch pieces (2 cups)  2 teaspoons butter  2 cloves garlic, minced  1 5 – ounce can evaporated fat-free milk  2 tablespoons reduced-fat cream cheese (Neufchatel)  2 tablespoons finely shredded Parmesan cheese  1 tablespoon lemon juice  1/4 teaspoon lemon-pepper seasoning  Snipped fresh Italian (flat-leaf) parsley (optional)… Read more »

6 Benefits To Being A Morning Exerciser

U.S. News And World Report  |  By Mitzi Dulan, Source from the Huffington Post With all the hustle and bustle of kids, work and life, it can be challenging to make the time to exercise. But exercising in the morning is a wonderful way to create a positive routine and provides many added benefits beyond just… Read more »

Countdown To Obamacare: How Will My Health Insurance Change?

Source from the Huffington Post, written by Philip Moeller, U.S. News and World Report Editor’s Note: This is the first part in a continuing series counting down to the Oct. 1 launch for new state health insurance exchanges that have been created to help people find coverage and meet the requirement for mandatory health insurance… Read more »

Communicating with the Visually and Hearing Impaired

Source from 4imprint Healthcare News The 2011 National Health Interview Survey reports that an estimated 21.2 million adults in America (greater than 10%) report either having trouble seeing—even when wearing glasses or contact lenses—or that they are unable to see entirely. And, approximately 20% of Americans report experiencing some sort of hearing loss—that equates to… Read more »

How Do Military Special Credits Work?

Time in uniform can boost your wage record — and perhaps your Social Security benefit by Stan Hinden, AARP, August 19, 2013 Stan Hinden, a former columnist for The Washington Post, wrote How to Retire Happy: The 12 Most Important Decisions You Must Make Before You Retire. Have a question? C Q: I hear that Social Security gives special… Read more »

Hospice Foundation Basket Raffle Fundraiser

  CareGivers America invites you to join us at the Backyard Ale House on October 10th, 2013, from 5pm-9pm, for a basket raffle event to raise money for our non-profit Hospice Foundation. The CareGivers America Hospice Foundation is a local non-profit organization providing financial and community based support to benefit hospice patients and their families…. Read more »

Leukemia and Lymphoma Society: Light The Night Walk and Remembrance Ceremony

On Saturday, September 21, 2013, members from CareGivers America were invited to be participants in the Annual Remembrance Ceremony. This ceremony honors those who have passed away from blood cancers. Seated are Sue Aulisio ,RN , Clinical Director,Sr. JoAnn Trama , MSW. Standing, Sue Williams, RN Hospice Case Manager, who is also a Survivor,  and JJ Seymour, RN, Hospice Case Manager.

What The FORK Round Two!

The famous food truck in the Scranton area made a second trip to CareGivers America headquarters in Clarks Summit on Friday, September 20th to feed hungry Clarks Summit residents. What the Fork is best known for placing 2nd in the Live! with Kelly and Michael Truckin’ Amazing Cook Off earlier this summer. The competition featured… Read more »

Healthy Recipe of the Week-Vegetarian Taco Salad

Recipe by Nancy Baggett for EatingWell. Nobody will miss the meat in this colorful, zesty vegetarian taco salad. The rice and bean mixture can be made ahead and the salad quickly assembled at mealtime. Makes: 6 servings, about 1 1/2 cups each Active Time: 40 minutes Total Time: 40 minutes INGREDIENTS 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 1 large… Read more »

5 Questions Everyone With Aging Parents Needs To Ask

Source from The Huffington Post, written by Justine Vogel(see below for description)    We’re not getting any younger — neither are our parents. The older we get, the more we grow concerned about how old they’re getting, and with that comes worry about ‘what to do with mom and dad.’ The time to talk to… Read more »