March 20 is Oral Health Day: What Can I Do to Maintain Good Oral Health?

— Here are some tips to maintain a healthy mouth and strong teeth. Drink fluoridated water and brush with fluoride toothpaste. Practice good oral hygiene. Brush teeth thoroughly twice a day and floss daily between the teeth to remove dental plaque. Visit your dentist at least once a year, even if you have no natural teeth... Read More

New Variants of the Virus that Causes COVID-19

— Viruses constantly change through mutation, and new variants of a virus are expected to occur over time. Sometimes new variants emerge and disappear. Other times, new variants emerge and persist. Scientists are working to learn more about how easily they spread, whether they could cause more severe illness, and whether currently authorized vaccines will protect... Read More

March 12th is Plant A Flower Day

— Brighten up your day on March 12 by celebrating Plant A Flower Day! Flowers make us happy– and it’s scientifically proven. According to the State University of New Jersey, the presence or gift of flowers can have an immediate impact on happiness, and has a lasting long-term positive effect on moods. Give the gift of... Read More

Welcome to our New Residents!

— We here at Salyersville Nursing & Rehabilitation Center would like to welcome our new residents to our facility. It is our goal to promote health and growth with our Therapy Department, Restorative & Activities Department. Activities are offered daily, beginning at 9:30am with some evening activities beginning at 7pm. Activities range from lower functioning possibilities... Read More

Santa Came to Town

— Santa Made his stop at Salyersville Nursing & Rehabilitation Center and there were smiles all around! Thanks to all the help from our community and those that selected and angel from our Angel Tree. Also thank you to all that graciously gave donations. Our residents had a wonderful Christmas! Santa made his rounds with the... Read More

Special February Events

— February 2- Groundhogs Day Treats and Crafts February 3- Let’s take a Cruise Day February 4- Resident Shopping February 5- National Wear Red Day February 9- Resident Council February 11- Make Valentines Cards February 12- Valentines Parade of Carts February 14- Valentines Day (Treats & Games) February 16- Mardi Gras Celebration February 24- Make Aromatherapy... Read More

Eight Things to Know about the U.S. COVID-19 Vaccination Program

— 1. The safety of COVID-19 vaccines is a top priority. The U.S. vaccine safety system ensures that all vaccines are as safe as possible. The CDC has developed a new tool, v-safe, as an additional layer of safety monitoring to increase our ability to rapidly detect any safety issues with COVID-19 vaccines. V-safe is a... Read More

Rid the Winter Blues with Hoodie Hoo Day!

— Overcome the winter-time blues on Hoodie Hoo Day! To celebrate this holiday all you have to do is go outside at noon on Hoodie Hoo Day and yell a cheerful “Hoodie Hoo!” to your neighbor or people nearby. Although this holiday might seem like a joke holiday, it is an actual holiday that was created... Read More

National Cancer Prevention Month

— More than two-thirds of all new cancers are diagnosed among adults aged 60 years and older. As the number of adults living to older ages continues to increase, so will the number of new cancer cases. In 2015, more than 1.6 million people were diagnosed with cancer. Without expanded efforts to prevent cancer, that number... Read More

Decorating for Christmas

— Decorating for Christmas was a little different this year at Salyersville Nursing & Rehabilitation Center. But then again so has the whole year been different. We are determined to not let this disease put a damper on our Christmas Spirit around here!! Christmas tree went up with a little help from everyone, okay maybe a... Read More