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Success Stories – Deborah S.

August 7, 2019 — Deborah S. chose Springfield Nursing and Rehab for a second time following a procedure in the hospital. We are very Blessed to be able to help Deborah regain her independence. After just 3 weeks Deborah was able to return home to her family at her baseline. Let us know how we can help you! We... Read More

August 25th is Banana Split Day!

August 7, 2019 — When you think classical American dessert, banana split would likely make the top five of anyone’s list! On August 25th, we celebrate the creation of this delicious hot and cold treat with National Banana Split Day. In 1904 a 23-year-old David Evans Strickler made his mark on history by inventing the banana split! This dessert... Read More

Employee of the Month: Chrissy M.

August 7, 2019 — Chrissy goes above and beyond when caring for her residents. She is dependable and always willing to help others. Thank you, Chrissy for your compassionate care for our residents.

Happy Birthday and Welcome!

August 7, 2019 — Happy Birthday Residents & Staff! Curtis G. August 19 Robert J. August 24 Earl T. August 26 Welcome! We welcome our newest residents to SNRC; Rita G., Jean C., Ann B., and Mary T. Thank you for choosing our facility for your rehabilitative needs!

August 7th is Lighthouse Day – A Part of Our Past, Present, and Future

August 7, 2019 — Why are so many people drawn to lighthouses? Maybe it is because lighthouses are found in some of the most beautiful places on earth. To some, lighthouses appeal to their nostalgic or artistic senses since lighthouses are some of the most historical structures to be found in the United States today. It may also be... Read More

July is UV Safety Month: What You Eat Can Protect Your Skin from the Sun

July 2, 2019 — Researchers from Harvard University recently announced that lutein (LOO-teen) —a potent antioxidant found in such dark green, leafy vegetables as spinach and kale —may protect the skin from sun damage. “Lutein has been widely recognized for its eye health benefits for several years, but, our data is the first of its kind to suggest that... Read More

July 25: Wine & Cheese Day

July 2, 2019 — The basic rule about pairing food with wine is that one shouldn’t overpower the other. Simply put, strong cheeses should pair well with strong wines, while mild cheeses would go well with mild wines. Acidic wines go perfectly well with pungent cheeses. Brie goes well with sparkling wine or Chardonnay while goat cheese matches well... Read More

Gorgeous Grandma Day

July 2, 2019 — Gorgeous Grandma Day was founded in 1984 by Alice Solomon. After she graduated at the age of 50 from Wellesley College, she felt society viewed women her age and older as senior citizens who were no longer useful or relevant. Solomon realized that “grandma” was a term denoting older women, whether actually grandmothers or not.... Read More

July 20: 50 Year Anniversary of the Moon Landing

July 2, 2019 — Fifty years ago, on July 20, 1969, people across America stopped to watch their TVs in awe as an event that only seemed possible in science fiction movies happened on screen— Apollo 11, carrying three astronauts, Neil Armstrong, Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin and Michael Collins, landed on the moon. With a captive audience thousands of miles... Read More

National Hot Dog Day

July 2, 2019 — On July 17, 2019, Americans will celebrate National Hot Dog Day, although National Hot Dog month extends throughout July. The hot dog is one of the most iconic American foods, along with apple pie. Sausage was developed in 13th century Germany and brought to the U.S. in the 1800s. At the same time Germans brought... Read More