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April 29, 2019

Elderly Depression

Symptoms & Care Does it seem like just yesterday that your mom lit up when you brought the grandchildren over? So why does she hardly smile […]
April 29, 2019

Elderly Dehydration

Prevention & Treatment Watching for signs of illness in a loved one can be challenging. Some illnesses show up quite clearly, while others have a more […]
April 29, 2019

Deaf Assisted Living Guide

Communities Designed for Deaf Seniors According to the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, disabling hearing loss affects 25% of seniors aged 65 to […]
April 29, 2019

Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRC)

Driving through Rockwood Forest Estates, you wouldn’t think it was anything more than a slightly upscale suburb, says resident Elizabeth Hulteng. This neighborhood of roughly 150 […]
April 29, 2019

Colon Cancer in Seniors

Ninety percent of the time, colon cancer occurs in those who are over age 50. Also called colorectal cancer, this disease is the second leading cause […]
April 29, 2019

Living With Chronic Pain

Diane Slomkowski knows about living with chronic pain. For years, she has suffered from fibromyalgia. Then her husband was diagnosed with colon cancer, and her own […]
April 29, 2019

Cholesterol & Senior Heart Health

High cholesterol is not something we come down with, like the cold or the flu. Nor is it merely part of the food we eat. Rather, […]
April 27, 2019

Parenting the Parent: Caring for Elderly Parents

Linda W’s mother fell and broke her hip in May of 2005. The once independent 92-year-old woman, whose husband had died forty-seven years ago, could no […]
April 27, 2019

The Caregiver Bill of Rights

I have the right…to take care of myself. This is not an act of selfishness. It will give me the capability of taking better care of […]
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