Category: Articles

The History Of Assisted Living

| February 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

Thank You Monica Trivedi for sharing this important information concerning Assisted Living. Permission has been granted to reproduce this article on my website by author. Source of Information: http://www.assistedlivinghistory.com/   Below is a detailed overview of how assisted living facilities have evolved over the years, as well as some thoughts about the future of assisted [...]

Continue Reading

Pooled pension plan debate cut short amid outcry over unrelated OAS reforms

| February 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

Source of Information: http://ca.news.yahoo.com/pooled-pension-plan-debate-cut-short-amid-outcry-180853820.html OTTAWA – The Conservative government’s move Tuesday to curtail debate on legislation creating a new pooled pension plan illustrated some of the potentially scalding political perils of retirement reform. There is nothing very controversial about the Harper government’s December 2010 promise to add a relatively low-cost, private pension option that can [...]

Continue Reading

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 [...]

Continue Reading

“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 [...]

Continue Reading

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 [...]

Continue Reading

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 [...]

Continue Reading

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 [...]

Continue Reading

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 [...]

Continue Reading

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 [...]

Continue Reading

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 [...]

Continue Reading

Slider by Aesthetic