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About this blog: I developed a special interest in helping seniors with their challenges and transitions when my dad had a stroke and I helped him through all the various stages of downsizing, packing, moving and finding an assisted living communi...  (More)

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1 pound weight loss unloads 4 pounds of joint stress
Jun 20, 2016 5:27 pm
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If you have problems with your knees (very common amongst seniors – I do, from way too much basketball) it’s a well-known fact that for every pound of... More
Worrying: Would it help?
Jun 15, 2016 8:29 am
Comments: 6 | Views: 1,541

There’s a scene in the Tom Hanks movie “Bridge of Spies” where Hanks is talking with the captured Russian spy who is to be exchanged for a captured... More
In retirement communities, it’s the old “Location, Location, Location” mantra, but with a different meaning
Jun 2, 2016 9:29 am
Comments: 2 | Views: 1,125

Having worked in 3 very different retirement communities over the past 6 years, I’ve given tours to hundreds of seniors, often with their baby boomer kids... More
Documentary worth viewing before worshiping this Memorial Day at the alter of BBQ'd dead animals
May 30, 2016 9:14 am
Comments: 13 | Views: 931

No, this is not one of "those" horrible, scare-mongering videos of how the animals we eat are raised and then murdered for our enjoyment. You can find... More
A Modest Proposal for Paying a Living Wage
May 3, 2016 8:35 am
Comments: 7 | Views: 1,032

I know that this is not directly related to Seniors, but this proposal could have a profound impact on everyone’s life so I put it out there for discussion.... More
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