“Food First”: Eating Whole Foods for Healthy Living

“You are what you eat” is a saying we’ve all heard—but did you know that what you eat after having surgery can play an important role in your recovery and rehabilitation? Eating well can help your body heal faster. At Nathaniel Witherell, that means we focus on serving whole foods—foods that are as close to…

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At Special Reception, Friends of Nathaniel Witherell Presents Town of Greenwich with $1.75 Million Check, Announces $9.8 Million Raised to Date for Project Renew

    David Ormsby, Chairman of the Friends of Nathaniel Witherell, Inc., announced yesterday that the Friends have helped raise $9.8 million in funds from private citizens and public sources for Project Renew, the capital campaign to modernize and refurbish The Nathaniel Witherell, the highly regarded, short-term rehabilitation and long-term nursing care center owned by the…

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You’re Admitted for Cardiac Rehab. Now What? What to Expect from Your Treatment Program, Part II

Heart failure of any kind is a life-changing event. But even if you’ve had a heart attack or cardiac surgery, you can return to a full and active lifestyle. A supervised rehabilitation program customized to your individual needs can reduce your risk factors and enhance your heart health for life. Nathaniel Witherell’s team of rehabilitation…

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Put Your Heart Into It: What is Cardiac Rehab? Part I

When your heart fails, what saves your life might be a heart transplant, valve replacement, or other critical procedure. But what improves your quality of life may be what follows: a cardiac rehabilitation program and individualized treatment plan designed to build up your strength, endurance, and independence. The Nathaniel Witherell Rehabilitation and Nursing Center has…

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