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Signs Assisted Living is the Right Option

Have you noticed any of these warning signs with your elderly parent?

Physical changes such as the way he or she walks, extreme weight loss and weight gain or a decline in personal hygiene may be one of the first indications of a problem. Is […]

April 13th, 2015|Blog, Caregivers, featured post, T1: Everyone|0 Comments

Health Benefits of Volunteering for Older Americans

Perhaps, the biggest benefit of volunteering is the satisfaction of making a difference in the community. The intangible benefits alone—such as pride, satisfaction, and accomplishment—are reason enough to volunteer, but…

Studies have shown that older Americans who volunteer frequently live longer and report less disability, and […]

Urinary Incontinence

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URINARY INCONTINENCE
Are you reluctant to talk to your doctor about your bladder control problem? Don’t be. There is help.
Loss of bladder control is […]

January 5th, 2015|Health Journals, T1: Everyone|0 Comments

Taking Care of Your Teeth and Mouth

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Taking Care of Your Teeth and Mouth
No matter what your age, you need to take care of your teeth and mouth. When your […]

Sexuality

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Sexuality in Later Life
People seem to want and need to be close to others. We want to share our thoughts and feelings with […]

December 22nd, 2014|Health Journals, T1: Everyone|0 Comments

Hormones and Menopause

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Hormones After Menopause
Millions of women take hormones around the time of menopause, called menopausal hormone therapy. Some women should not. It may or […]

December 15th, 2014|Health Journals, T1: Everyone|0 Comments

Good Nutrition: It’s a Way of Life

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“I have trouble chewing.”
“Food just doesn’t taste the same anymore.”
“I don’t have a car to go shopping.”
“It’s hard to cook for one person.”
“I’m […]

Talking To Your Doctor

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A basic plan can help you communicate better with your doctor, whether you are starting with a new doctor or continuing with the […]

November 24th, 2014|Health Journals, T1: Everyone|0 Comments

Stroke

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What is Stroke?
A stroke occurs when the blood supply to part of the brain is suddenly interrupted or when a blood vessel in […]

November 17th, 2014|Health Journals, Heart and Lungs, T1: Everyone|0 Comments

Smoking

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Nicotine is one of the most heavily used addictive drugs in the United States. In 2003, 29.8 percent of the U.S. population 12 […]

November 10th, 2014|Cancer, Health Journals, Heart and Lungs, T1: Everyone|0 Comments