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Alabama Gulf Coast Offers Beach, Nature, history

My first thought was that I must have taken a wrong turn. Surely this couldn’t be the destination known as Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, perched on the Gulf coast of Alabama.

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Researchers Rethink Alzheimer’s, Diversifying The Drug Search

When researchers at the University of Kentucky compare brains donated from people who died with dementia, very rarely do they find one that bears only Alzheimer’s trademark plaques and tangles — no other damage.

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In Search Of Age-Friendly Health Care

A month ago, during a visit to her doctor’s office in Sequim, Wash., Sue Christensen fell to her knees in the bathroom when her legs suddenly gave out.

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Viking River Cruises Offers Carefree European Travel

It was early morning as our Viking long ship, Alruna, docked in the little town of Breisach, Germany.

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Your Estate Plan Should Match Your Life Stage

Having and estate plan that matches your stage of life is important. It’s not as simple as your age.

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To Color Or Not to Color? That Is the Question

We’ve all seen those women. They look gorgeous in gray or silver hair.

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Solo Agers: 3 Steps To Keep Happier And Safer

Many people won’t have children to look after them as they age, either because they didn’t have kids or the ones they have aren’t available or reliable.

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Let’s Keep The Wellness Conversation Going

I feel a deep need to respond to the recent and ongoing demonization of the ”Wellness Diet.”

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More Vitamin D May Improve Memory: Too Much May Slow Reaction Time

11 September 2019

How much vitamin D can boost memory, learning and decision-making in older adults, and how much is too much?

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Five Hidden Benefits Of Getting Your Flu Shot

10 September 2019

Getting the flu vaccine is not only your best shot at beating the virus. It could help in other ways you may never have realized.

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Don’t Be Duped By These Phone And Email Scams

08 September 2019

Some of us in the personal finance realm have a weird little hobby: We try to scam the scam artists.

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Starving Seniors: How America Fails To Feed Its Aging

07 September 2019

Army veteran Eugene Milligan is 75 years old and blind. He uses a wheelchair since losing half his right leg to diabetes and gets dialysis for kidney failure.

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Lemon Juice Makes Chicken And Potato Bake Into A Breeze

06 September 2019

Baked dinners are a classic weeknight solution, but how to make one that is healthy, flavorful, and easy?

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Older Adults Aren’t Fully Prepared For Emergency Situations

05 September 2019

Most people over age 50 say they’re ready for natural disasters and emergency situations, but a new national poll shows that many haven’t taken key steps to protect their health and well-being in case of severe weather.

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