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Losing Weight Over 65

Losing Weight Over 65

More than two thirds of Americans are considered overweight or obese. That’s an astonishing figure, and the numbers don’t change for people over 65. What’s slightly different is the approach that doctors take towards seniors when it comes to weight loss and what’s...
Common Health Issues Facing Seniors

Common Health Issues Facing Seniors

Those of us with elderly parents want very much for them to be able to stay as healthy, productive, and independent as possible for as long as possible. Unfortunately, whether through genetic or lifestyle factors, seniors are very much prone to certain health issues...
Focus on the Cognitive Pillar of Engagement

Focus on the Cognitive Pillar of Engagement

Our occasional series on our Four Pillars of Engagement programming continues this week with a focus on cognitive function, and how it is supported and enhanced across all LCB communities. Created in collaboration with Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s...
Organic on a Budget

Organic on a Budget

Food shopping on a fixed income tends to make people stick to the essentials. With organic food costing on average 47% higher than conventional counterparts, it can seem hard to justify.  And yet because organic items have fewer pesticides, are often fresher, and may...