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Listen up! - Hearing loss - associated with risk of dementia

Hearing loss can have a more negative impact on the quality of life than obesity, diabetes, strokes, or even cancer.

Studies from John Hopkins University… 394 more words

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Engaging Aging - BE WISE, BE WELL

Americans are living longer these days due to technology and advances in medicine. We have been gifted with 30 more years of life than our parent’s generation.    466 more words

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Engage YOUR way! Age Boldly!

Redefine Your Age

In our support of the 2018 theme “Engage at Every Age,”  we join the  Administration for Community Living (ACL) to celebrate Older Americans Month (OAM) to recognize older Americans for their contributions to the nation. 708 more words

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Older Americans Month - Engage at every age: May 2018

Every May, the Administration on Aging, part of the Administration for Community Living, leads our nation’s observance of Older American’s Month.

The 2018 theme, Engage at Every Age, emphasizes that you are never too old (or young) to take part in activities that can enrich your physical, mental, and emotional well-being. 229 more words

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Delivering Happiness – recreating marvelous memories

An estimated 5.7 million Americans have Alzheimer’s or other dementias. At home or in senior housing communities, creating beautiful, vibrant, and active cultures where those who have cognitive loss can live with joy and purpose is important. 578 more words

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Edith, Denise, and Me - "I live every day like it is the FIRST day of my life!"

As I travel around the country, my greatest pleasure is connecting with elders living in our communities.  If the community has an available apartment I stay as a guest. 379 more words

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Never too late to fall in love

“You can’t blame gravity for falling in love.” ~ Albert Einstein

Jerry Morris moved to Peachtree Village in Roswell, New Mexico in March of 2015, he was from Alamogordo New Mexico and was not too crazy about moving to Roswell where he felt like he was giving up his independence.  270 more words

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