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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 wo...
6 Great Games and Puzzles for 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 ...
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 ...
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 w...
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 Contro...
Caregiver's Choice: The Best Hearing Aid Brands — Aug 07, 2017
Age-related hearing loss is extremely common, affecting about one third of U.S. adults in their mid-60s to mid-70s, and almost half of those over 75 years old. While comm...
Caregiver's Choice: The Best Adult Diaper Brands — Jul 31, 2017
Whether you’re a senior yourself or are caring for an elderly loved one, incontinence can be one of the most difficult health issues to deal with. Choosing the best adult...
7 Great Activities for Seniors with Arthritis — Jul 26, 2017
If you or an aging loved one has arthritis, you're far from alone. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, some 23 percent of U.S. adults had been di...
Estate Planning by the Numbers (Infographic) — Feb 06, 2017
Having a will is the most basic step you can take in planning your estate. Without this document in place, it’s up to the government to decide how to divvy up your assets. ...
Senior Living Experts Answer Your Top Senior Care Questions — Jan 13, 2017
Caring for an aging loved one comes with some incredibly difficult challenges. Family caregivers are tasked with providing care for someone whose ailing health may mea...