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Health & Wellness
September 18, 2023

Skin Care and Aging

Your skin changes with age. It becomes thinner, loses fat, and no longer looks as plump and smooth as it once did. Your veins and bones can be seen more…
Health & Wellness
September 4, 2023

When Lying is a Sign of a Health Problem

Memory is a funny thing. We all get details wrong from time to time, misremember or simply have gaps in recall. You may remember eating in a nice Italian restaurant before…
Senior Resources
August 21, 2023

How to Talk to Your Loved One About Senior Living

Asking a loved one to consider a senior living community can be a difficult conversation, even when it is the best choice for their safety and wellbeing. However, with a…
Health & Wellness
August 7, 2023

What Is the MIND Diet?

In 2004, a team of researchers at Rush University Medical Center enlisted a group of older adults who were participating in the ongoing Rush Memory and Aging Project (MAP) for…
Health & Wellness
July 24, 2023

8 Types of Medications That Can Make It Harder to Handle the Heat

Temperatures are soaring in many regions of the country, putting people — especially older adults — at risk for heat-related illness, even death. And one thing that doesn’t help is…
Health & Wellness
July 11, 2023

Cooked or Raw? The Best Ways to Eat 9 Healthy Veggies

Many people assume veggies are always healthier raw; that chopping, slicing, dicing or grating them after they’ve been washed is all they need to work their nutritional magic, but that’s…