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The 40/70 Connection For Conversation About Aging

DETROIT (WWJ) – How difficult is it do discuss aging issues with your parents?

Local senior care experts encourage families to connect and provide tips on tackling tough conversations about aging reports WWJ’s Brooke Allen. 210 more words

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94-year-old Finds Success With Second Career as Painter - from csa.us

To those who feel it is too late to learn creative arts in their advanced years, Thelma Frame is an inspiration. The 94-year-old took up painting after 40 years of teaching grade school. 394 more words

Three things you should know this week

Articles, commentary, research, and more from the past week:

Study takes on “Dying in America”
With its new report, Dying in America, the Institute of Medicine hopes to start a conversation that could lead to improvements in end-of-life planning and care. 197 more words

Senior Care

TNTS Tips On Staying Connected

Tips for staying connected as you age

Keeping an active social life can be challenging to hold on to as you get older. Sometimes career changes, retirement, illness, death, and moves out of the local area can take away close friends and family members. 458 more words

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Medication Management for Seniors


If you’re caring for a parent or a senior, there will come a time when you will have to become involved in managing their medication. When the opportunity arises, check the medicine cabinet or drawer where they keep their medications. 533 more words

Senior Care

Available: Senior Citizen Helper

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Kim is available to assist Seniors with light housekeeping, grocery shopping, and companion services. She has over 15 years experience working with Seniors.

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Dementia Care - Information From A Book That I Love

Recently I started reading a book called A Loving Approach To Dementia Care by Laura Wayman, Johns Hopkins University Press.  I loved the book from the very beginning and I emailed Ms Wayman to ask for permission to post word for word exerts from her book.   274 more words

Caring For Aging Adults