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Realizing ‘aha moments’ through the power of social media

December 12, 2016

Social media involves a learning curve, especially if you didn’t grow up using it. Yet, increasingly seniors are realizing the power of online communication to reinvent their lives, communicate with family members and learn more …..

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Medical cannabis helps manage Alzheimer’s symptoms

December 5, 2016

As the Baby Boomer generation gains senior citizen status, cannabis has taken on a new role in some lives, as caregivers have embraced medicinal cannabis as an alternative to pharmaceuticals to manage symptoms of Alzheimer’s …..

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The funny side of aging

November 22, 2016

Getting old may not always seem funny, but there are aging entertainers and comics out there who have found a way to maintain and share their sense of humor— even as they grow older. A …..

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Memories from service as a WAVE

November 11, 2016

In 1943 at the age of 21, Georgia Todd joined the WWII effort, becoming a member of the U.S. Naval Reserves for women known as WAVES, an acronym for Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service. …..

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Advocating for family caregivers

November 7, 2016

The theme for this year’s National Family Caregivers Month in November is “take care to give care,” a reminder that caregivers need to take steps to secure their own health and well-being while serving in …..

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Giving the gift of caregiving

November 2, 2016

Just two months into her role of caregiver for her mother-in-law, Jennifer Alvarez knows both the challenges and rewards of serving in that role. It can be trying and exhausting, but also uplifting, if your …..

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Looking for a fresh, convenient ready-to-heat-and-serve entrée for lunch or dinner? Purchase a delicious The Noble Spoon dish and help fund meals for seniors!

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