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So You’ve Lost Your Social Security Card and Need a Replacement

Posted by Jim Borland, Assistant Deputy Commissioner, Communications social Security Administration    www.socialsecurity.gov Losing important...

Cold Weather Safety for Older Adults

Senior Help Desk healthcare blog credited to The National Institute on Aging, part of NIH   www.nia.nih.gov If you are like most people, you feel...

Good Friends Might Be Your Best Brain Booster As You Age

Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog by Judith Graham and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org  Ask Edith Smith, a proud 103-year-old, about her...

Preparing to quit: 10 tips to help you quit smoking at any age

Senior Help Desk Blog Credited to Crystal Bruce, MPH and The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC Here are some tips to help you quit for...

Straight From The Patient’s Mouth: Videos Can Clearly State Your End-Of-Life Wishes

Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog by Judith Graham and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org  For years, Wendy Forman, considered how to make her...

Social Security Administration, Shining a Light on Those Who Provide Dementia Care

Senior Help Desk Healthcare blog by Robert Egge, Alzheimer’s Association, Chief Public Policy Officer Social Security Administration   www....

Know the Signs of a Stroke

Senior Help Desk healthcare blog credited to The National Institute on Aging, part of NIH   www.nia.nih.gov A stroke is serious, just like a heart...

Reading Food Labels for a Healthy Diet

Senior Help Desk healthcare blog credited to The National Institute on Aging, part of NIH   www.nia.nih.gov Reading labels can help you make good...

The Connecticut Epilepsy Advocate is working with the United Way of Milford with a Christmas Food Drive for people in Milford, CT. It will take place from Monday, December 4, 2017 through Friday December 15, 2017.

The Connecticut Epilepsy Advocate is working with the United Way of Milford with a Christmas Food Drive for people in Milford. It will take place...

2017 Alzheimer's Association Connecticut Chapter's Annual Dementia Education Conference on Thursday April 19, 2018 at the Mohegan Sun Convention Center in Uncasville, CT​

The Alzheimer's Association Connecticut Chapter's  21st Annual Dementia Education Conference on Thursday, April 19, 2018 at the Mohegan Sun...