Wellness

Home for the Holidays: Senior Relatives’ Well-Being

Holiday traditions are an important part of our culture. It’s a time that family and friends gather to celebrate, reminisce and create new memories. Older family members are often the backbone of these gatherings. Sometimes, in the midst of festivities and planning, we notice something that isn’t quite right with a beloved family member. The […]

Harnessing the Body’s Natural Healing Abilities

Promoting healing using your own platelets might sound a little like science fiction, but fellowship-trained physicians at Olympia Orthopaedic Associates are using this promising regenerative medicine therapy to treat painful sports injuries and musculoskeletal conditions. Platelet-rich plasma therapy, or PRP, is growing in popularity as a low-risk treatment to decrease pain and increase function by […]

Synergy HomeCare: Senior Fall Prevention

One of the biggest fears for aging seniors and their families is the risk of falling. In fact, falls by people aged 65 and older are the leading cause of death from injury. That’s where Synergy HomeCare comes in. Providing in-home care for seniors is one way to help them maintain their independence, and before […]

Eye Care For The Entire Family

Since 1968 Clarus Eye Centre has helped thousands of patients be proactive about their eye health. Besides performing routine exams, Clarus has helped patients understand the root cause of their vision troubles and guided them through treatment options. A team of fellowship-trained ophthalmologists, optometrists and a caring, professional staff all work together to help patients […]

Meet Rachel Taylor of Waxing The City

ShowCase Magazine is delighted to announce the opening of Waxing the City at Sunrise Village in Puyallup. We caught up with the owner of the new location to share her ideas here. What is your passion and why are you opening this new business? People are my passion. I have always loved to help people […]

Resort community: refined retirement lifestyle

Retirement has been redefined at Trilogy® at Tehaleh®, a 55+ resort style community in Bonney Lake. As an active lifestyle adult community built by Shea Homes, residents have the choice to engage in numerous on-site activities such as regular social events, cooking, fitness, or art classes, and fine dining. If you are more of an […]

Synergy HomeCare: Independence for Aging

“I work with people because I love people and it brings me joy,” says John, a caregiver at Synergy HomeCare. Synergy HomeCare offers in-home care to help seniors maintain their independence and give their family members peace of mind. Synergy has flexible options such as around-the-clock care for seniors who need it, or just a […]

On-the-Spot Care at Oly Orthopaedic

Bone, joint and muscle injuries and conditions are painful and need prompt treatment. As part of its commitment to caring for the orthopaedic needs of the greater Olympia area, Olympia Orthopaedic Associates recently opened two convenient walk-in rapid orthopaedic care (ROC) clinics for acute orthopaedic injuries. The newest location, just opened in May, is housed […]

Take Control of Your Food and Your Life

When it comes to leading a healthier lifestyle, it’s crucial to control what we eat, says Susan Levy, founder and president of Well-Fed Me. She’s an expert in the essential ingredients in food and what people should be looking for in every meal. And she has been an active member of Go Red for Women […]

Pacific Medical Opens Lacey Clinic

As part of its effort to better serve patients along the Interstate 5 corridor, Pacific Medical Centers, or PacMed, has opened a new clinic in Lacey. In a partnership with Providence Medical Group, the Lacey clinic is located in more than 30,000 square feet of renovated space. It is the 11th facility for PacMed in […]