Pisto Manchego, Spain’s Answer To Ratatouille

16 September 2022

In the kitchens of a trendy Madrid dinner theater called Florida Retiro, chef Joaquin Felipe introduced us to pisto manchego, a colorful combination of sauteed summer vegetables that is Spain’s answer to French ratatouille.

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Barely Surviving A Crossword Puzzle Tournament

15 September 2022

magine sitting in a crowded room with 120 people doing something so torturous, so grueling, so excruciating, that you start to question your sanity.

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Significant Risk Of Sensory Loss In Long COVID

14 September 2022

New research has revealed the extent of sensory loss among people suffering from long Covid, with around 30 percent reporting a decreased sense of smell, and a similar number finding their sense of taste affected.

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While Inflation Takes A Toll On Older Americans, Billions of Dollars In Benefits Go Unused

13 September 2022

Millions of older adults are having trouble making ends meet, especially during these inflationary times. Yet many don’t realize help is available, and some notable programs that offer financial assistance are underused.

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We Need More Than Clichés Like ‘Exercise Is Good For You’ To Stay Active

12 September 2022

More than 80 percent of adults in the United States fail to meet the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s “Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans,” which recommends at least 150 minutes of moderate intensity or 75 minutes of vigorous-intensity physical activity per week.

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Economic Insecurity: Anxious Older Adults Try to Cope With Limited Budgets

11 September 2022

Economic insecurity is upending the lives of millions of older adults as soaring housing costs and inflation diminish the value of fixed incomes.

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