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Life Care of Waynesville associates wear wigs for coworker with cancer

Associates and a resident wearing their wigs

When an associate in the nursing department at Life Care Center of Waynesville, Missouri, was diagnosed with breast cancer, the facility family rallied around in support.

Due to chemotherapy treatments, the associate started losing her hair. On her first day of wearing a wig, many other associates from all different departments wore wigs to work...

Life Care Center of Waynesville therapists certified in Kinesio Taping

Cherry Estilo, physical therapist, left, and Kayla Weelborg, occupational therapist assistantCherry Estilo, physical therapist, left, and Kayla Weelborg, occupational therapist assistant, with the Kinesio tape, with the Kinesio® tape

Two therapists at Life Care Center of Waynesville, Missouri, recently earned certification in the Kinesio Taping® method.

Cherry Estilo, physical therapist, and Kayla Weelborg, occupational therapist assistant, passed their Kinesio Taping® certification exams on Jan. 9, 2017. The method uses a special tape placed strategically along the joints and muscles to provide a very slight lift to the skin, which creates better circulation....