Archive for March, 2012

Spanish Chicken Stew

| January 27, 2012 | 0 Comments
Spanish Chicken Stew

Source of Information: http://www.diabeticlivingonline.com/recipe/chicken/spanish-chicken-stew/ Olives give grand flavor to this Spanish-inspired chicken dinner, conveniently made in the slow cooker. MAKES: 4 servings CARB GRAMS PER SERVING: 24 Nutrition Facts Per Serving: Servings Per Recipe: 4 Calories: 297 Protein(gm): 32 Carbohydrate(gm): 24 Fat, total(gm): 8 Cholesterol(mg): 113 Saturated fat(gm): 2 Monosaturated fat(gm): 3 Polyunsaturated fat(gm): 2 [...]

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“Seniors”

| January 27, 2012 | 0 Comments
“Seniors”

“Seniors” Written By: Michelle Bayno BSW, BA Seniors and their caregivers have many challenges today. A simple activity such as taking a daily bath may be difficult for a senior. Making a simple meal may also create numerous challenges. Medications may not be taken according to the doctors’ orders. Possibly, they may not be consumed [...]

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Retirement-Is Downsizing Right For You?

| January 25, 2012 | 0 Comments
Retirement-Is Downsizing Right For You?

Retirement can be a scarey time for some. I found a great article that discusses important issues concerning retirement. Specifically, downsizing in retirement. Does this affect you?   Source of Information: http://www.aarp.org/work/retirement-planning/info-04-2011/downsizing-in-retirement.2.html Downsizing your home in retirement can be traumatic. Not only that, expensive. I know. My wife, Sara, and I have done it twice. [...]

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Senior Age

| January 20, 2012 | 0 Comments
Senior Age

I recently received an e mail that I wanted to share. This is a question I hear frequently. Michelle Bayno BSW, BA   When exactly do I become a senior? Is it at midnight on my 65th birthday? Senior is what senior does. I have known ninety year old women that were still living in [...]

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Agency of Aging: Agency for Aging

| January 20, 2012 | 0 Comments
Agency of Aging: Agency for Aging

It seems a great deal of people search these terms every month. If you have landed here it is possible that this website may have something you are looking for. We specialize in the needs of the elderly as they transition through the different stages of life. Becoming a senior can be a rewarding experience [...]

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Tips to Lose Belly Fat

| January 19, 2012 | 0 Comments
Tips to Lose Belly Fat

Get Fit: Real Fitness Information You Can Trust The American Council on Exercise® (ACE®) Fitness Tips from the American Council on Exercise® June 23, 2011 Tips to Lose Belly Fat By Ken Alan Source of Information: http://www.everydayhealth.com/blog/american-council-on-exercise/tips-to-lose-belly-fat/?xid=nl_EverydayHealthHealthyAging_20120119 The desire and need to lose belly fat is not just a matter of vanity, but also a [...]

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Alzheimer’s Disease: What You Should Know

| January 16, 2012 | 0 Comments
Alzheimer’s Disease: What You Should Know

Written By: Michelle Bayno BSW, BA Alzheimer’s can be tricky. It can present itself with symptoms that seem innocent enough. For example, you may just be forgetting things, but we all do from time to time. According to Joseph Hanna (B.Sc. Phm., CDE, CGP), it is estimated that this affliction affects half a million Canadians [...]

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New Mortgage Aid Program

| January 12, 2012 | 0 Comments
New Mortgage Aid Program

Ask the Experts Revamped plan helps ‘underwater’ homeowners get lower-interest financing by: Carole Fleck | from: AARP Bulletin | January 11, 2012 Source of Information: http://www.aarp.org/money/credit-loans-debt/info-01-2012/new-mortgage-aid-program-ask-the-experts.html?cmp=NLC-RSS-DAILY-BULLETIN Q. Thanks to the terrible real estate market, my home is now worth a lot less than what I owe on it. I’d like to refinance. Isn’t there a [...]

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Dementia Patients Over 65 More Likely To Be Hospitalized

| January 12, 2012 | 0 Comments
Dementia Patients Over 65 More Likely To Be Hospitalized

Posted on 01/12/2012 by Candy Sagon // Personal Health and Well-being // Source of Information: http://blog.aarp.org/2012/01/12/dementia-patients-over-65-more-likely-to-be-hospitalized/?cmp=NLC-RSS-DAILY-BULLETIN Seniors with dementia are more likely to be hospitalized for illnesses that could have been prevented or treated with better outpatient care, a new study has found. In the study, which followed 3,091 adults age 65 or older for [...]

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Activities For Seniors: Clay Modeling Ideas

| January 10, 2012 | 0 Comments
Activities For Seniors: Clay Modeling Ideas

Source of Information: http://www.buzzle.com/articles/clay-modeling-ideas.html By Puja Lalwani Published: 6/9/2011 Clay is a highly versatile material. It so beautifully transforms into any shape we want it to, to become anything that we want it to. Moreover, it allows us to add the beauty of color to it, so that it truly represents our creation, and loses [...]

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