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Is it Me or the Buttons?

Why does it seem like the bigger the shirt the smaller the button?

I don’t need a lesson to button my shirt; because, I have been buttoning my own shirt for as long as I can remember. 259 more words

Health And Fitness


Words: James Frostick

Today we’re debuting the new tape from minimalist synth-wave duo Activities of Daily Living. This is a collection of songs that imbues the cold steel of synthetic repetition with the warm bite of sharp social critique.  579 more words


Disconnecting the Dots- is Loneliness the Next Epidemic?

Elvis was onto something when he sang Heartbreak Hotel, which includes the lyrics “I get so lonely I could die”. It turns out that loneliness is detrimental to your health. 769 more words

Barthel Index

Assessment developed to assess what a patient does in terms of Activities of Daily Living (ADLs). Provides a score out of 100 based on feeding, bathing, grooming, dressing, bowels, bladder, toilet use, transfers, mobility, and stairs.  123 more words

Therapy You Will Love

Therapy isn’t limited to sitting in a room talking to strangers. Here are other forms of therapy, including horticulture and aquatic.

Source: 6 Forms Of Therapy You Will Love


Monday Musings

OK, I need some help here!

As many of you know, I live in an independent senior living community with my mother. I have become the chairperson of our food committee. 298 more words

Multiple Sclerosis

How to Choose a Caregiver that Fits a Senior’s Needs

Today’s guest post is by Gary Simmons, a Senior Care Advisor for A Hand to Hold in Atlanta, posted with his permission.

So, you’ve decided to hire a caregiver to take care of an elderly person in your life. 967 more words