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Why Your Senior Years Can Be the Best Years of Your Life

Growing older certainly has its set of challenges. Between some cognitive decline and memory loss, to loss of mobility, aches and pains due to various physical ailments, growing older can be rough. 362 more words

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Do You Know Your Skin Cancer Risk Factors?

Do you know what the most common form of cancer is in the United States? Yes, it’s skin cancer. And it’s likely due to the fact that the skin is the largest organ on the body, and it is directly exposed, sometimes on a daily basis, to everything that can damage it, pollutants, UV lights, and more. 325 more words

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Crisis mode

Things have been chaotic in my life of late.  My mother, a young 75, had been very ill.  Things at my day job have been, well, off and on. 265 more words

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Need To Lower Your Cholesterol? Follow These Tips

There are two types of cholesterol – the good cholesterol, also known as HDL cholesterol, and the bad cholesterol, known as LDL cholesterol. The bad cholesterol is like a plaque that clogs up your arteries which can lead to cardiovascular disease, stroke and a heart attack. 365 more words

Driving Safety Tips For Seniors

With a driver’s license, you have freedom, independence, and an incredible feeling that the world is yours. While this is true especially when someone first gets their license, the reality is, as people age, particularly around the age of 65, there are some special considerations to make when operating a vehicle. 348 more words