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Senior topics

Faith

Aging Faithfully: Come walk with me

Sep 02, 2014


We write articles to share information and editorials to declare an opinion. Both can be used to support a particular point of view and inform a good argument. On the other hand, we write...

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Well-being

Suicide in seniors: warning signs, resources, how to help

Sep 10, 2014


Suicide rates are highest among people 65 and older. When compared to suicide rates in other age groups, seniors have a startlingly higher completion rate. Studies show that when younger...

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Senior advocacy

Care planning: Make your wishes known

Aug 26, 2014


Talking about end-of-life issues can seem scary or uncomfortable, but it’s a vital part of making sure your personal wishes and values are carried out.

 

An advance directive allows you to...

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Senior care & services

6 things to know about HUD housing

Aug 22, 2014


Affordable housing, also known as income-based housing, includes all types of communities where either some type of financial assistance is available or the rent is controlled for those...

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Well-being

Macular degeneration and depression: Are you at risk?

Aug 20, 2014


Imagine if you could no longer read, drive or even recognize familiar faces.

 

For roughly 2 million older adults living with macular degeneration in the U.S., that is a reality, not an...

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Well-being

Feel like you need to go all the time? You’re not alone

Aug 06, 2014


As we age, trips to the restroom can become more frequent.  When we are no longer able to make it to the restroom on time, accidental urinary or bowel leakage can lead to emotional,...

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