Health and Wellness

Health and Wellness

How Safe is Your Senior Loved One?

Contributor: 50andbeyond.com

When working with families the first word I hear is “Overwhelmed.” Here are some warning signs. Make sure you are proactive vs. reactive in regards to a senior loved one’s safety. Read more…

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Staying Safe During the Winter Months

Contributor: 50andbeyond.com

No one can stop the onset of winter. However, if you follow these suggestions, you will be ready for it when it does come. Read more…

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10-Must Do Health Checks for Women 50+

Contributor: 50andbeyond.com

Aging is a double-edged sword. Part of the beauty of the Golden Girls lifestyle is the ability to find housemates with similar interests and goals. Read more…

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Mobile Apps for Seniors: Improving Safety at Home

Contributor: Ray Fazio

There are plenty of devices thanks to modern technology that can actually improve safety for seniors at home. Read more…

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Early Stages Dementia.Where Has Mother Gone?

Contributor: ANN SUNDSTROM

The Journey through Early Stages of Dementia can be quite scary. The unexpected elephant in the room creates such anxiety within the  family members unit.
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Men, Optimism, Healthy Living

Contributor: Lou Bezich

Are you a glass half-full or glass half-empty kind of guy? Read more…

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FACT: Hearing Aids Improve Memory & Speech

Contributor: REM Audiology

A recent study provides more scientific  evidence demonstrating that hearing aids, in addition to helping individuals regain hearing, improve brain function in those with hearing loss.
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Men’s Health

Contributor: Lou Bezich

So you’re a fifty-plus man who’s motivated to start living healthy. Check out these 6 Steps To Kick Off Your Healthy Lifestyle!
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Exercise Your Brain – Play Video Games!

Contributor: Always Best Care Senior Services

Research shows that challenging your brain as you age can help to prevent cognitive decline. One recommendation  is learning a new language, doing crossword puzzles, playing bridge or even playing online video games.

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Choosing Memory Care Or Assisted Living

Contributor: 50andbeyond.com

Making the decision to put a loved one into a memory care community can be devastating. Here are some factors to consider…
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Hospice Care and Palliative Care

Contributor: Kim Plasket

What’s the difference? What is the appropriate choice?
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Healthy Living for Men: Measuring Behaviors

Contributor: Lou Bezich

Only 3% of the country (men and women) exhibit positive health behaviors…
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Your Brain And Ears: Your Own Dynamic Duo

Contributor: REM Audiology

Your brain relies on both of your ears to collect sound, comparing the incoming data to decide what to focus on.

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New Partner After 50? Practicing Safe Sex

Contributor: Dr. Eric Grossman

Sex over 50 – What You Need To Know
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Depression in the Elderly

Contributor: 50andbeyond.com

Older people are at risk for depression, are underserved by the mental health profession, and have the highest rates of suicide in the country. Read more…