COVID-19, dementia

Which Leisure Activities Are Linked To Lower Dementia Risk?

11 August 2022

Leisure activities, such as reading a book, doing yoga and spending time with family and friends, may help lower the risk of dementia, according to a new analysis.

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fraud, medicare fraud

5 ways to protect yourself from Medicare fraud

10 August 2022

Medicare fraud is big business, and like most businesses, it has adapted to the new environment of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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brain

Cognitive Rehab May Help Older Adults Clear Covid-Related Brain Fog

09 August 2022

Eight months after falling ill with covid-19, the 73-year-old woman couldn’t remember what her husband had told her a few hours before. She would forget to remove laundry from the dryer at the end of the cycle.

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loneliness

Loneliness Associated With Memory Loss

08 August 2022

Prolonged loneliness in adults over 65 may be an important risk factor for accelerated memory aging, according to a new study.

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pensions

Rejected By Courts, Retirees Take Last Shot To Save Pensions

07 August 2022

Dave Muffley thought he had it made when it came to a solid retirement. The Indiana man spent roughly 30 years as a salaried maintenance technician for Delphi Corp., a subsidiary of General Motors Corp., and expected to retire with a comfortable income by the time he hit 62. 

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pickleball

Pickleball Anyone? Sport’s Popularity Surges, Health Benefits Abound

06 August 2022

It’s just after 8 a.m. at the University Fitness Center on the Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center campus, and a familiar thock-thock-thock sound is coming from the basketball court.

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