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6 Surprising Reasons for Senior Falls

When it comes to reasons for senior falls, some are not so obvious. Here are 6 surprising reasons why elderly adults fall as well as tips for fall prevention.

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Talking to Elderly Parents about Getting Help

Do your elderly parents need help and resist the idea? Here’s how to talk with your senior parent about getting in-home assistance.

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Raynaud’s Disease Can Affect Seniors’ Hands and Feet

Raynaud’s syndrome is an uncomfortable condition that can make it tough to keep hands and feet warm. It can be worse in seniors and elderly adults. Learn more here.

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Easy, Delicious Thanksgiving Side Dishes

While the turkey might be the centerpiece of the table, Thanksgiving side dishes offer a wider variety of flavor. These easy recipes win the table!

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A Brief History of Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a day for family and friends to come together to enjoy a meal and each other. Read on for a brief history of Thanksgiving.

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How Seniors Can Avoid Medical Alert Scams

Seniors should be aware of phone scams that target elderly adults. Some involve medical alert systems. Learn how to recognize scams and protect yourself.

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Do Seniors Need Long Term Care Insurance?

Most seniors will need long-term care at some point. Long term care insurance covers services such as home health care and skilled nursing care. Explore if it's right for you.

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Should Seniors Take Fish Oil Supplements?

Fish oil may be beneficial to elderly adults. Here’s how seniors can choose the best fish oil supplements for better health.

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How Seniors Can Reduce their Risk of Kidney Failure

Renal (kidney) failure is the fastest growing non-communicable disease in the US and is more common among the elderly. Here’s how seniors can reduce their risk of kidney disease and failure.

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The Best Museums to Learn About Veterans

Learning about our veterans and their service is a great way to honor them. These museums are a perfect way to do just that!

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