Caring for Your Bones as You Age

Caring for Your Bones as You Age

We’ve all seen bent over little old ladies, spines almost folded in two, walking gingerly, slowly, down the street. But how does that happen? It’s important to remember that bones are a bit like the...

Dementia Caregiver Support Resources

Dementia Caregiver Support Resources

People don't like to talk about the mental decline of the elderly because it reminds them that such issues could affect them in the future. While Alzheimer's is the major scare, common dementia is...

The Power of Music

The Power of Music

Original post date: 11/20/2015 Can something usually intended for leisure be combined for therapy? Music is proving to be extremely helpful in medicine by providing behavioral and emotional support...

The Cost of Being an Elder

The Cost of Being an Elder

Original post date: 12/10/2015 In a time when American pharmaceutical companies are buying the rights to old medications such as morphine, colchicine (for gout- renamed Colcrys and charging $7 for a...

Your Brain on Gratitude

Your Brain on Gratitude

It's been a year. We've all had terrible things to face. It might be financial distress as our industry shuts down because of the pandemic. It might be the loss of a loved one to COVID-19. The...

Beware Of Internet Scams

Beware Of Internet Scams

Alas, grifters have always been with us. Just think of the saying, "If you believe that, I have a bridge in Brooklyn to sell you!" That saying has its roots in a con more than a century old: George...