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Superfoods for Super Seniors: Tasty Nutrition for Your Golden Years

      Image Courtesy of Shutterstock.com   Without the right tools, eating healthy can be a challenge. At the end of an arduous day, the last thing on your mind is often getting adequate nutrition.  If you’re a person who privileges convenience over healthy eating, I’ve got some fantastic news for you: superfoods make eating well inexpensive and simple.   I don’t claim to be a domestic goddess! However I’ve done some research and have come across several tips that will help … [Read More...]

Caring for the Caregiver

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The Hidden Gifts of Caregiving

People think a lot about gifts in December. There are thoughts about what … [Read More...]

“The Other Talk”: Changing the Conversation about Postmenopause

After we reach age 50, are there still some things that mom knows best? … [Read More...]

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Self-Care For The Working Caregiver

                Caregivers often feel that no matter where they turn … [Read More...]

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Losing Yourself In a Daisy

I don’t think anyone has written—or could ever write—a book entitled … [Read More...]

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Brain Health For Caregivers

    While you are caring for someone else, it’s important to … [Read More...]

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How to Care for an Elder While Respecting Their Independence

  Growing old is hard. As our elders grow older and become frailer, they … [Read More...]

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A New Approach For the New Year

If there's one thing people associate with the new year it’s making … [Read More...]

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Are Aging Loved Ones Getting Needs Met?

The reason older adults move to a residential care facility or another form … [Read More...]

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How to Help Prevent Medicare Fraud

Unfortunately, we live in a world where some people prey on unsuspecting innocents. By providing fraudulent information, many elderly are being taken advantage of by unscrupulous people who would … [Read More...]

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Recognizing Elderly Abuse

by Christian Wilson   When I was much younger, my father and my uncles were forced to put my grandfather into a nursing home. It wasn’t something that any of them wanted to do, but, due to … [Read More...]

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Could Your Medicare Part D Costs Be Reduced? (infographic)

It's important to sign up for Medicare Part D when you enroll yourself or your loved one in Medicare.  But it's also important to compare the various Medicare Part D plans so that you can ascertain … [Read More...]

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National Disability Insurance Awareness Month and its Impact on Caregivers

National Disability Insurance Awareness Month and its Impact on Caregivers For people with a disability, one of the most important aspects of daily life is the chance to get out of the house. … [Read More...]

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Over 65? Compelling Reasons Why You Need Medicare Part D

When my father came to live with me, I was very impressed with his knowledge or his desire for knowledge about Medicare and its corresponding offerings.  He may have had dementia, but he knew a LOT … [Read More...]

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