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7 Unexpected Ways the Weather Can Affect Your Health — Apr 12, 2018
Unseasonably cold weather is being reported across the United States this year as winter transitions to spring. In addition to creating annoyances like derailed travel plan...
8 Senior Moments That Warmed Our Hearts in 2017 — Dec 28, 2017
Anyone who’s paid any attention to the news these past 12 months can attest that 2017 has been something of a rollercoaster. While the neverending news cycle was tough to ...
Best In-Home Care: Caring Stars 2018 — Nov 23, 2017
As the population of elderly Americans grows, more and more families are considering home care for their aging loved ones. In-home caregivers can provide much-needed compan...
The Best Podcasts for Family Caregivers — Nov 14, 2017
Being a caregiver for an aging loved one can be highly rewarding, but it comes with its share of challenges, too. Along with the chance to spend time with your loved one an...
Best Senior Living: Caring Stars 2018 — Nov 07, 2017
If you or your aging loved one is searching for the right senior living community to call home, you probably have lots of questions. For starters -- What type of community ...
7 Must-Read Books About Breast Cancer — Oct 11, 2017
About one in eight women in the United States will develop invasive breast cancer at some point during their lifetimes. This far-reaching disease affects not only each woma...
6 Stimulating Games and Puzzles to Entertain Seniors — Aug 25, 2017
While it’s normal to experience some cognitive decline with age, including attention issues and slowed processing speeds, that doesn’t mean you can’t continue to sharpen yo...
5 Fun Activities for Seniors with Limited Mobility — Aug 24, 2017
Limited mobility is a problem many seniors face, and research shows it can bring considerable mental and physical consequences. Some risk factors among older adults with li...
6 Best Walking Canes for Seniors — Aug 18, 2017
Mobility problems affect people of all ages, but are especially common among older adults. Seniors are more likely to experience an age-related decline in mobility, as well...
9 Exercise DVDs That Are Perfect for Seniors — Aug 14, 2017
You already know that regular exercise is important for health, but with age, it becomes even more crucial to move your body. According to the Centers for Disease Control a...