Monthly Archives: December 2017

‘Chair Yoga’ Reduced Falls By Nearly 50 Percent By Gretchen Brown Friday, November 24, 2017, 2:10pm Falls can be a serious threat for older Americans. One-third of adults over age 65 fall each year, and one out of five falls causes a serious injury....
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Howard Gleckman , CONTRIBUTOR       NOV 29, 2017 @ 11:26 AM  Socially-isolated older adults are likely to be sicker and die sooner, and have higher health care expenses, than seniors who retain their social connections. A new study by researchers from the AARP...
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Experience, sensitivity and approach all matter when treating older adults.   By Lisa Esposito, Staff Writer |July 22, 2016, at 11:01 a.m Click here for SLIDESHOW https://health.usnews.com/health-news/patient-advice/slideshows/11-things-seniors-should-look-for-in-a-health-provider...
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Reported Link Between Good Health and Social Engagement Consistent Among Survey Respondents November 28, 2017 10:00 AM Eastern Standard Time LOUISVILLE, Ky.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–A new, nationwide survey of adults age 60 and older conducted by leading health and well-being company Humana Inc....
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Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. News Release                                                                             MEDIA CONTACT: (303) 860-6903 Julia Sunny Julia.Sunny@sos.state.co.us     Secretary Wayne Williams promotes wise charitable giving   DENVER, Nov. 30, 2017 — With the...
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In college—Washington University in St. Louis. Yeah, go Bears!…If that’s still relevant!—I volunteered with the Campus Y and led a program called SAGE (Service Across GEnerations). We students would wake up early on Saturdays, hop on the school shuttle, and...
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40 percent of them are men by Maisy Fernandez, AARP Bulletin, November 2017 Male caregivers in America form something of an invisible army. About 16 million men care for a family member or friend; that’s 40 percent of caregivers for people...
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