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  • Age Healthy with Yoga

    August 26, 2014

    There are many types of physical exercise to benefit our bodies at every age and one of the increasingly popular ways to get fit is with yoga.

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  • Marriage During a Child’s Cancer

    August 26, 2014

    One of the little talked about aspects of what happens when a child has cancer is how it affects their entire family and possibly their parent’s marriage. Such a shocking diagnosis can bring a family together or tear it apart.

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  • Finding the Humor in the Midst of Caregiving

    August 26, 2014

    Caring for a loved one can be many things, but when we think of exhausting also think of enriching and when we think of hard also think of humorous and when we think of stressful also think of silly.

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  • Person-Centered Living at the Green House Project

    July 29, 2014

    Quality home care is important, but the home itself can also make a difference in an individual’s quality of life.

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  • How Older People Can Weather the Dog Days of Summer

    July 29, 2014

    When it’s hot outside, everyone feels it, regardless of age. Yet not everyone has the same opportunities and abilities to cool off when needed.

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  • Say No to Shingles with a Shot

    July 29, 2014

    When it comes to shingles shots, it’s an age thing. Experts recommend that adults who were exposed to the chicken pox virus as children look into getting a shingles vaccination.

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  • Entrepreneurs Inspired by Caregiving

    June 25, 2014

    Jan Erickson was simply helping out a dear friend who had suffered a stroke and needed extra care and support. Then one night she had a dream. Literally. She dreamed she had a soft, beautiful jacket that was easy to get on and off for her friend. The dream was so vivid that she got up and sketched the jacket and then went back to bed.

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  • Old, It’s the New Young!

    June 25, 2014

    Aging is an unwelcome topic for many people and in an arguably youth-obsessed culture, it can be difficult to fully embrace one’s age and plan accordingly for the future.

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  • Dementia Beyond Disease

    June 25, 2014

    Every person who is living with dementia is still a person with feelings and stories and experiences to share, not just a disease to be treated. Author G. Allen Power, MD, has written a new book, Dementia Beyond Disease, that challenges people to take a new approach to care by emphasizing well-being and how it can be enhanced in people with dementia.

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  • Better To Be Safe Than Sorry

    May 27, 2014

    Just like the Boy Scouts, we all need to “Be Prepared.” Each June, the National Safety Council sponsors National Safety Month and encourages people to reduce risks in their surroundings.

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