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  • What Is It Like to Live With Aphasia?
    by Samuel Wilkinson on October 22, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    It’s not easy to imagine a life in which you can’t talk. Losing the ability to communicate with the outside world is a misfortune. Unfortunately, there are people out there who have lost […]

  • Health Benefits of Broccoli for Older Adults
    by Gavin Brown on October 21, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    In the past year, I’ve been eating broccoli more often than before. Usually it ends up in soup, but I make it in various ways. Mom didn’t pay much attention to this vegetable when I was a […]

  • How to Save Money on Prescription Drugs
    by Gavin Brown on October 20, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    Do you pay a lot of money for medications? Do prescription drugs take a significant share of your budget? You are not the only one. Once people get to a certain age, they can’t live normally […]

  • 3 Ways Seniors Can Be a Valued Resource
    by Samuel Wilkinson on October 19, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    The world changes for all seniors when the time comes for them to end their working years and replace them with retirement. For some, it signals the end of their independence. Some elderly adults […]

  • Alternative to Hospice Care
    by Samuel Wilkinson on October 18, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    Deciding to have end-of-life care is never easy. It is an emotional event in the life of seniors and their loved ones. The first thing that needs to be done is to learn what your options are. […]

  • Make Halloween Fun for Seniors
    by Gavin Brown on October 17, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    It’s fall again! Not my favorite season, since it is getting colder day by day, but it must be great for anyone who dislikes hot and humid weather. As a summer kid, I always enjoyed spending […]

  • Helping Seniors to Get Dressed
    by Gavin Brown on October 16, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    If you are a caregiver, you may find helping an older adult to get dressed very complicated. Getting dressed is simple for a healthy person. However, when people suffer from certain diseases or […]

  • 5 Tips for New Caregivers
    by Gavin Brown on October 15, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    Perhaps you have never planned, or even thought about it, but you’ve suddenly entered the role of a caregiver. You are thrown in the deep end, and you’re struggling to find your feet. […]

  • Home Safety Tips for Seniors Who Live Alone
    by Samuel Wilkinson on October 14, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    What almost all seniors want is to live the rest of their days in their beloved home. This is the primary reason why a third of those seniors who don’t live in care facilities live in their […]

  • Smartphones and Older Adults: Benefits and Obstacles
    by Gavin Brown on October 13, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    New technology has an impact on all aspects of our lives. It drastically changed the way we communicate with our friends and family and how we get information. There is almost no person in the US who […]