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As folks laugh and talk art display…

Lunar ripples

Mirror brush stipples,

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Elderly and Exercise

Exercising three times a week could be more effective than medication in relieving the symptoms of major depression in elderly people and may also decrease the chances that the depression will return over time. 620 more words

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Healing Power of Pets

“Many researchers are finding that the most serious disease for older persons is not cancer or heart disease – it’s loneliness…Love is the most important health tonic we have and pets are one of nature’s best sources of love… 182 more words

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10 Warning Signs an Elderly Loved One Needs Help

The Eldercare Locator has produced a guide of “10 warning signs” to help families and older Americans determine if help is needed. Any one of the behaviors listed may or may not indicate that an action should be taken and your family member’s physician should be kept informed of physical or psychological behavior changes. 251 more words

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Dementia and Possible Hospitalizations

A recent study from the University of Washington suggests that, “People with dementia are far more likely to be hospitalized than their peers who don’t have any impairment in their brain function.  170 more words

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New Year's Resolutions for Elderly

Now that the Christmas excesses are behind us, many people of all ages are ready to start anew and make their New Year’s resolution. To help seniors live a healthier and more active life, Home Instead Senior Care, a trusted source of home care for seniors recommends the following New Year’s resolutions: 249 more words

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Elderly Activities – How to Keep an Elderly Engaged and Entertained

One thing that makes elderly withdraw from life is the boredom of post-retirement life when work life suddenly comes to a halt. It is, therefore, very important to keep a retired elderly person engaged in various activities, which suit his stamina. 473 more words

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