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Pets and Seniors

Pets and Seniors

If your doctor told you she had a medication that would help lower your blood pressure, reduce your risk of depression, suppress stress hormone levels, boost serotonin, and help prevent heart disease, would you consider taking it? Believe it or not, all of these...
A Sobering Look at Senior Poverty

A Sobering Look at Senior Poverty

We’ve explored in these pages various financial challenges facing our elder population, like student debt and struggles managing personal finances. But perhaps the most sobering threat to senior wellbeing is the issue of senior poverty, a phenomenon that is growing in...
Is It Time For Dad to Move In?

Is It Time For Dad to Move In?

Many of us fortunate enough to have parents in the picture will at some point face the possibility of moving mom or dad into our home, usually because of health or financial reasons. It can feel right for a lot of reasons; you’ve lived together before, after all, and...
Indicators of Dementia

Indicators of Dementia

Watching a person you love appear to slip away mentally and emotionally is a painful experience. No one is ever prepared for it but there are ways to cope and grow from it. The first step is acknowledging that it’s happening. The indicators of dementia or Alzheimer’s...
Avoiding Boredom in Retirement

Avoiding Boredom in Retirement

How many times when you were growing up did your mom bristle at the words “I’m bored”? What’s annoying coming from a young and active person can take on a different feel when it involves seniors in post-retirement. First, consider this: a person who feels bored...