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Seasonal Affective Disorder In Seniors

Jan 15, 2019, 2:12 PM

Winter can be a beautiful time, featuring soft snowfalls, crisp air and crystal clear skies. So why do so many people feel down this time of the year? Maybe it is the shorter days or the colder temperatures.

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12 Tips for Happy and Healthy Aging for Seniors

Jan 1, 2019, 11:09 AM

The New Year can be an exciting time for fresh starts and new beginnings. A great goal is to recommit to your overall well-being.

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7 Ways to Spread Cheer This Holiday Season

Dec 3, 2018, 2:53 PM

The holiday season is in full swing! It is a very special time of year filled with joy, care, and the love of our families warming our hearts despite the colder weather. As easy as spreading holiday cheer can be for many people, it isn’t always as simple for the aging loved ones in our lives.

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Keeping The Holidays Joyful and Stress-free

Nov 15, 2018, 3:41 PM

Feeling stressed out by the holidays already? Between a job, children and perhaps taking care of elderly parents, where are you going to find time to create a holiday that all will enjoy—including you!

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How Preventive Check-Ups Can Keep Aging Adults Healthy

Oct 23, 2018, 3:21 PM

A regular checkup is one of the most important things you can do to lead a longer, healthier life. This is especially true if you take advantage of screenings and other early detection options.

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