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Friendships and Seniors: The Importance of Friends as you Age

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Just as loneliness can hurt our health, friendships can actually improve it in far-reaching (and sometimes surprising) ways!
Tips to Prevent Fall-Related Injuries

Don’t Fall this Autumn: Tips to Prevent Fall-Related Injuries

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We share prevention tips for avoiding falls for older adults who are most at risk for fall-related injuries.
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The Beneficial Power of Music

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Some studies have found that listening to music can help seniors recall specific memories, names, faces and places.
Coping with Caregiver Burnout

Caregiver Burnout: Signs and Coping Tips

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Being a caregiver can be an exhausting and difficult task. It’s important to recognize caregiver burnout and cope healthily.
Helping Seniors Stay Sharp

Helping Seniors Stay Sharp

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Like any part of the body, the brain changes over time. Seniors can protect their brain health both physically and mentally.
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Aqua Therapy for Older Adults

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Falls are the main reason for injuries in older adults, and is the second largest reason for accidental fatal injuries. Aquatic exercise can combat these risks.
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Game Playing for Senior Health

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Playing games can give seniors a sense of purpose and a feeling of being successful at something. It can also provide time for socialization.
writing an advance directive

Creating an Advance Directive

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An Advance Directive is a document to let family and medical professionals know your desires should something happen.
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Older Adults and Food Safety

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Adults aged 65 and older are at a higher risk for hospitalization and death from food-borne illnesses. There are several reasons for this.
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Organizing Finances and Assets

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There may come a time when you need to step in to handle your loved one’s larger financial investments.