How To Enjoy Marriage During Your Golden Years

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This article was submitted to Meridian Health Care by Camille Johnson of Bereaver.com   How To Enjoy Marriage During Your Golden Years Your golden years can be the most splendid years of your mar...

How to Deal With Grief by Setting Healthy Goals

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This article was submitted to Meridian Health Care by Camille Johnson of Bereaver.com   Every individual experiences grief in a unique way. While some seek out the comfort of loved ones, others p...

Community Partners Benefit Area Seniors and Local Non-Profit

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One thing we at Meridian Health Care pride ourselves in is being about more than just healthcare. As a family owned small business, it gives us the opportunity to be flexible and “think outside ...

How to Be Prepared For End-Of-Life Cancer Care

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Article submitted for publication by June Duncan, who runs the website http://riseupforcaregivers.org/ Photo credit by Pixabay Getting a terminal cancer diagnosis is frightening and emotionally challe...

Summertime fun in Wauconda with area seniors

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Meridian Health Care had a blast last week at the Wauconda Park District’s 8th annual Senior Summertime Fun on Bangs Lake. The event was a cookout for area seniors, as well as some great social ...

Bear Down, Chicago Bears! Vernon Hills Senior Outreach Initiative visits Bears Fit

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As we age, physical activity becomes even more important for overall well-being than when we were young. The CDC states “regular physical activity is vital for healthy aging because it helps del...

Meridian and Charter Senior Living “out on the town” in Vernon Hills

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Let’s start with Christmas season in 2020. Meridian Health Care and Charter Senior Living of Vernon Hills, IL came up with a unorthodox idea for the time. “Hey, why don’t we go inter...

COVID-19 Impact for Mental Health & Current State

Article contributed to Meridian Health Care by Simon Lee

BACKGROUND: During the beginning stages of COVID-19, all of our lives came to a halt. We had no plans other than to wait, stay home, and cross our fingers that the pandemic would blow over. No one kne...

McHenry County Area Seniors Engagement Event a Success

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Meridian Health Care was honored to be part of another senior outreach event, this time in McHenry County, Illinois. The event was hosted and mostly planned by Jodi Borck of Randall Residence and had ...

How Caregivers Can Think Ahead in Unpredictable Times

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Article contributed to Meridian Health Care by June Duncan. Caregivers always have to think two steps ahead. Often, this isn’t a matter of comfort, but survival. When you’re taking care of a declining...