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Silent Killers

Silent Killers: 5 Overlooked Heart Attack Symptoms By Lori Johnston,  for Agingcare.com      February 08, 2012   February is a month when folks focus on matters of the heart, but it’s not just about falling in love. February is also American Heart Month. When it comes to our loved ones, we’re concerned about potential heart attacks, […]

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Age-Proofing Your Brain (from AARP)

Alzheimer’s isn’t inevitable. Many experts now believe you can prevent, or at least delay, dementia – even if you have a genetic predisposition. Reducing Alzheimer’s risk factors like obesity, diabetes, smoking and low physical activity by just 25 percent could prevent up to half-a-million cases of the disease in the United States, according to a […]

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What is Link?

 Link to Aging and Disability Resources  What is Link?  Link to Aging and Disabilities Resources is a collaborative effort among community  agencies and the Office of Long Term Living to provide INFORMATION about services  and supports to individuals over the age of 60, and persons 18 to 59 with disabilities.  Community Resources for Independence (1-866-579-3404) […]

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Active Aging

ACTIVE AGING Week 2011 By ICAA U.S. Department of health & Human Services February 11, 2011  A myriad of activities can enhance health and well-being. The key is to find the right ones for an individual. One example of how we can encourage people to find what works for them is ICAA’s Active Aging Week. […]

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