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And the Beat Goes On...and on and on

It’s only 9:00 and already there have been irritation, disappointment, concern, and dismay. A multi-recipient email for work, which had already caused irritation, zooped out into the beyond without benefit of my hitting send. 973 more words

Caring For A Parent


When you wake up in the morning, do you take stock? Are you still breathing? Can you put both feet on the floor or are they halfway in the grave? 39 more words

Senior Care

A Senior Couple Need to Make Their Exterior Steps Safer

Elsie and John replaced their steps to their back door last summer and they were told the texture paint that was applied would prevent them from slipping and last for years.  360 more words

Aging In Place

Home Renovations for Seniors to Age in Place

Future living situations have become a priority for the ever aging baby boomer generation as they help their parents age in place. According to a poll by the AP-NORC Center for Public Affairs, Americans 40 and older say their top priorities are living close to their children in a ranch home with no stairs that is close to a medical facility. 344 more words

Senior Care

Themes / Benefits of Aging-in-Place Village Networks

Themes / benefits of aging in place village networks, and the planning of those networks, synthesized from a River West Village committee discussion on March 2, 2015. 685 more words


Power of Place

We all know the feeling of being in a place that makes you feel happy. Or holy. Or nostalgic for some thing or person or time. 227 more words

Wellness And Design

911 operator goes above and beyond the call of duty!

This is a great story of one human helping another in a time of need.  This 911 operator deserves plenty of kudos for her care.  She should be held up as what it means to have compassion for your fellow man. 152 more words