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What You Need to Know When Your Loved One is Diagnosed with Alzheimer’s or Dementia

SENIOR HELPERS OF FAIRFIELD - SENIOR HOME CARE www.seniorhelpers.com/FairfieldUpper-CT

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SENIOR HELPERS OF FAIRFIELD - SENIOR HOME CARE www.seniorhelpers.com/FairfieldUpper-CT

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17 hours 36 min

"The Downsized Gourmet Workshop ~ Healthy & Convenient Cooking for One or Two" on Thursday February 22, 2018 at 1:00 pm. Located at the Milford Senior Center 9 Jepson Dr, Milford, CT 06460. Public Event Presented by Oasis Senior Advisors and Atria of Stratford​, CT.

 

Oasis Senior Advisors and Atria of Stratford are conducting a cooking demonstration at the Milford Senior Center.

You want to have a tasty and nutritious meal, but recipes aren't for one or two serving and portions at the store are meant to feed an army...So what's one to do?

Cheif Jean Gorton of Atria at Stratford is coming to prepare a menu of a week's worth of healthy, affordable, easy-to-prepare meals for your own down-sized lifestyle.

Come, see and taste what she comes up with and leave with a shopping list and easy-to-follow recipes!

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Oasis Senior Advisors and Atria of Stratford are conducting a cooking demonstration at the Milford Senior Center.

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1 day 4 hours

New Haven Area Senior Network, NHASN February 2018 Meeting on Wednesday February 21, 2018 starting at 8:00 am. Location/Host: Atria at Larson Place 1450 Whitney Avenue Hamden, CT.

New Haven Area Senior Network, NHASN February  2018 Meeting on Wednesday February 21, 2018 starting at 8:00 am. Location/Host:  Atria at Larson Place 1450 Whitney Avenue Hamden, CT.

Co-host: Home Instead, Hamden

Topic: ​"Individualizing Dementia"

Speaker: Ron Bowen

Divisional Director of Life Guidance Operations at Atria Senior Living

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New Haven Area Senior Network, NHASN February  2018 Meeting on Wednesday February 21, 2018 starting at 8:00 am.

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1 day 4 hours

Shoreline Area Senior Network, (SASN) February 2018 Meeting on Wednesday February 28, 2018 from 8:00 am to 9:30 am. Located at Essex Meadows Retirement Community 30 Bokum Road, Essex, CT 06426 Phone: (860) 767-7201

Shoreline Area Senior Network, (SASN)  February 2018 Meeting on Wednesday February 28, 2018 from 8:00 am to 9:30 am. Located at Essex Meadows Retirement Community 30 Bokum Road, Essex, CT  06426  Phone:  (860) 767-7201

Prepare to be Hypnotized!
Please join us for our  monthly breakfast meeting of the 

Shoreline Area Senior Network!

(RSVP Required -- See Below)

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Shoreline Area Senior Network, (SASN)  February 2018 Meeting on Wednesday February 28, 2018 from 8:00 am to 9:30 am.

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1 day 23 hours

Shingles: Don’t Let It Get You The Way It Got Me

Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog Credited to Bruce Horovitz and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org

Cover photo: Bruce Horovitz and his wife, Evelyne, with daughters Rebecca (left) and Rachel, had been on vacation when he was sidelined by an outbreak of a rare form of shingles targeting his middle ear. (Family photo)

This story also ran on USA Today. This story can be republished for free.

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Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog Credited to Bruce Horovitz and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org

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2 days 4 hours

Legal and Financial Planning for People with Alzheimer's

Senior Help Desk helthcare blog credited to The National Institute on Aging, part of NIH   www.nia.nih.gov

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Senior Help Desk helthcare blog credited to The National Institute on Aging, part of NIH   www.nia.nih.gov

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2 days 4 hours

Social Security Administration's "Compassionate Allowances Program:" Fast-Track Disability Claims For Those Who Urgently Need Benefits

Senior Help Desk Healthcare Blog by Jim Borland, Acting Deputy Commissioner for Communications Social Security Administration

The Social security Administration is committed to processing disability claims as quickly as possible in all cases, but our initial claims process typically takes three to four months. If you suffer from a serious medical condition that prevents you from working, time is of the essence when it comes to receiving a decision on your disability application.

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Senior Help Desk Healthcare Blog by Jim Borland, Acting Deputy Commissioner for Communications Social Security Administration

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2 days 5 hours

Our strength as a community is the collective resources, information, and knowledge of our members. Seniorhelpdesk.com

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As Americans live longer and healthier lives, Senior Community Services, a well-respected nonprofit organization, has been at the forefront of finding creative solutions to ensure that we can all thrive as we age. Founded in 1950, our vision is “to mobilize the community to Reimagine Aging,” with the mission “to develop, coordinate, and provide services that help meet the needs of older adults and support their caregivers.”

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As Americans live longer and healthier lives, Senior Community Services, a well-respected nonprofit organization, has been at the forefront of finding creative solutions to ensure that we can all t

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Love to blog? We have a blogging site for you! Share your knowledge, experience and wisdom! It's free to join. https://seniorhelpdesk.com

3 days 6 hours

Comfort Keepers of Shelton: Encouraging Independence in Seniors - Maintaining Quality of Life

Senior Help Desk Senior Blog By Comfort Keepers of Shelton, CT   http://shelton-325.comfortkeepers.com

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Senior Help Desk Senior Blog By Comfort Keepers of Shelton, CT   http://shelton-325.comfortkeepers.com

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3 days 6 hours

Aging And Addicted: The Opioid Epidemic Affects Older Adults, Too

 Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog  by Jenny Gold, photos by Heidi de Marco  and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org 

Cover photo: John Evard, 70, at the Las Vegas Recovery Center in Las Vegas, NV, in July 2016. Evard, a retired tax attorney, checked into a rehabilitation program after becoming addicted to his pain medication. (Heidi de Marco/KHN)

 

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 Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog  by Jenny Gold, photos by Heidi de Marco  and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org 

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3 days 6 hours

Defending Against This Season’s Deadly Flu: 5 Things To Know Now

 Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog By Barbara Feder Ostrov and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org 

The nation is having a Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad flu season.

Flu is widespread in 46 states, according to reports to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Nationally, as of mid-December, at least 106 people had died from the infectious disease.

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 Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog By Barbara Feder Ostrov and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org 

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3 days 17 hours

Hearing Loss: A Common Problem for Older Adults

Senior Help Desk helthcare blog credited to The National Institute on Aging, part of NIH   www.nia.nih.gov

Hearing loss is a common problem caused by noise, aging, disease, and heredity. People with hearing loss may find it hard to have a conversation with friends and family. They may also have trouble understanding a doctor’s advice, responding to warnings, and hearing doorbells and alarms.

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Senior Help Desk helthcare blog credited to The National Institute on Aging, part of NIH   www.nia.nih.gov

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4 days 1 hour

Keeping Your Home Secure

By: SABRE

Seniors are a common target for burglars. It is very important for them to know how to keep their home secure while they are out. 

 

Keeping Your Home Secure created by SABRE.

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Seniors are a common target for burglars. It is very important for them to know how to keep their home secure while they are out. 

 

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