Monthly Archives: September 2015

Recommended Reading for September

September 4th, 2015 (No Comments)

Recommended Reading for September: Conscious Living, Conscious Aging: Embrace & Savor Your Next Chapter By, Ron Pevny We financially plan for our retirement, but do we plan for our well-being? Here is an empowering guide with practical tools to help you live a passionate, fulfilling second half of life. If you’re part of the Baby […]

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Common Household Fall Risks

September 4th, 2015 (No Comments)

Common Household Fall Risks According to the CDC, the leading cause of fatal and nonfatal injuries for people who are 65 and older is falls. As we age, there are several factors that contribute to an increased chance of falling. For example, many seniors may experience muscle weakness, their gait may not be as steady […]

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More Caregivers Are No Spring Chickens Themselves

September 4th, 2015 (No Comments)

More Caregivers Are No Spring Chickens Themselves Every few years, the National Alliance for Caregiving and the AARP Public Policy Institute survey the state of American caregiving; their latest report, published last month, focused in part on caregivers over 75. They constitute 7 percent of those who provide unpaid care to a relative or friend, […]

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5 Tips For Finding Meaning & Purpose After Retirement

September 4th, 2015 (No Comments)

5 Tips For Finding Meaning & Purpose After Retirement Loss of purpose may well be responsible for the premature declines of many seniors.   Careers end, families grow up and move away, spouses and friends pass on, and the purposes that have kept us alive and motivated for decades begin to crumble, and life itself follows soon […]

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