One advantage of ‘growing up’ is being a grandparent. The joy of spending time with your grandkids is priceless. So, you want to do all you can to stay healthy and fit, and to find ideas for great ways to spend quality time together. We can help!

Stay in the loop - sign up for our mailing list today!

Recent Posts for Grandparents

Grandmas Get Pimples

One day last week, I woke up with a sore in the corner of my lips. I didn't think much about it but the next morning it was bigger, redder and hurt just a tad. It wasn't time to call the doctor, but I wanted to keep my eye on it.What started as a stressful...

read more

Breaking Through to My Grandkids

For many reasons, communicating with teenaged grandkids can be difficult. I know I’m a lucky grandma because my grandkids live near me in Lincoln. However, I still don’t get a chance to see them as often as I would like, and even though I can see my grandkids every day, I may not be communicating very well.

read more

Returning Gifts Online: Tips for Senior Citizens

When your grandkids are older, you no longer ask their parents what they’d like for Christmas and birthdays; you go straight to the source. Maybe they’ll tell you what they really want, but are afraid to ask for it from their parents. Perhaps I’m still waiting for the day when they say, “Nothing, Grandma. Just to connect more with you.” Wouldn’t that be nice?

read more

Operation Cheetos

Our youngest grandchild and only grandson was asked to participate in a contest/skit during his high school pep rally. Seeing pictures of the event made me smile. I was pleased to see he actually attended the pep rally and supported the fall athletes and coaches! Remember, I’m a retired high school principal, and there were always kids who thought a pep rally was a reason to skip school.

read more

It’s Little Women!

Recently, I took my granddaughters to the movie, Ocean's 8. Our grandson had a baseball game, and it was his loss, both figuratively and literally. However, during the credits I was surprised when a familiar movie and novel appeared, Little Women. Queue a...

read more

Five Things to Quit Right Now

Let me be transparent here — I'm not obsessed with social media. I'd much prefer my social interactions to be face to face. Having said that, I do write a blog and I like Facebook to keep in touch with family and friends, near and far. I'm a Facebook...

read more

Dandelion Crowns for the Grandkids

One of my summer jobs is to keep the weeds in check. I do my best to patrol the yard, our raised garden and an area between a couple of houses that I call the “no person’s land”. I’ve discovered that if I patrol at least twice a week, I can keep on top of the task—heaven forbid we go on a two-week vacation.

read more

Online Health Screenings

Take time for yourself and your health. Free, confidential online health screenings are a great way to find out if you’re at risk for health problems and steps you can take to remain healthy. We offer a variety of screenings to you for heart, lung, sleep, weight and mental health. They’re available anywhere, anytime.

Find a Doctor

At Bryan, we have over 570 specialty and family practice doctors to care for any need you have. Find the right doctor for you. Search by specialty, view doctor videos and even request an appointment online. Life’s busy, we make finding a doctor fast and easy to fit your schedule.

Stay Informed For Your Health

You and your family are unique. At Bryan Health, we have a variety of classes, events, podcasts and more for all stages of life.

To stay in the know, subscribe to our monthly For Your Health email!

Tune in to…Bryan Health Radio

Want to know more about a health topic, or tips to stay well? Our 10-minute podcasts provide practical, useful advice for a lifetime of good health. And, they’re easy to listen to while you’re on the go, at work or at home. Get valuable health information from doctors and health experts. Listen to or download a free podcast today!

Monthly Spa & Fitness Specials

Treat yourself at Bryan LifePointe. Enjoy spa services to rejuvenate your body and promote relaxation. Get fit with our group classes, pools, cardio and strength equipment, and more! Our expert staff is ready to help you.

Bryan Health Logo

Stay in the Loop

Sign up here and we'll send you an email to let you know when a new blog post is available.

You have Successfully Subscribed!

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This