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Seniors Helping Seniors in Fairfield County, CT

A great concept...seniors helping out other seniors. This company will interview and match you with just the right assistance. It's a great way for...
Author: steve
Publish Date: October 27, 2015

A big thanks to our New Haven, CT Senior Volunteers of the Year!

It's so inspiring to see our seniors getting involved in our community, even after retirement! These individuals should be recognized for their...
Author: sganter
Publish Date: October 27, 2015

Concerts for Caregivers: a revolutionary way to utilize Music Therapy!

Anthony Cirillo, FACHE, expert in assisted living for about.com, is a noted healthcare consultant who fell into a mission for elders when he started...
Author: sganter
Publish Date: October 27, 2015

Do you Believe in the Power of Music?

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Author: sganter
Publish Date: October 23, 2015

More Senior Housing Coming in Madison, CT

Town sees growth in aging population and seeks to add more options for senior housing. The facts undeniabale, the population in CT aging.   For more...
Author: sganter
Publish Date: October 23, 2015

Florida Senior Citizens will not receive a cost of living increase

Florida Senior Citizens will not receive a cost of living increase for only the third time in 4 decades. See where you fit and how it will affect you...
Author: sganter
Publish Date: October 23, 2015

Alzheimer's: Understanding the early signs

Understanding the early signs can help diagnose this devastating disease in your loved one. This fantastic and informative article by Next Avenue...
Author: sganter
Publish Date: October 23, 2015
Mother and Son

How Does Live-In Care Work? By Susan Oderwald, Always Best Care Senior Services

When asked, most of us will say we want to stay in our homes as we age.  However, “Aging in Place” will often lead to a time when outside services...
Author: Soderwald
Publish Date: October 14, 2015

Medicare Frequently Asked Questions

Article credited to NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Understanding Medicare plans and choices can be a complex undertaking. Aaron Tidball, manager of Allsup...
Author: Jay Jaser
Publish Date: October 14, 2015

Understanding Medicare - Part D

  LISA F. YOUNG When it comes to choosing medical coverage seniors need to consider Part D, which addresses prescription drug plan coverage. Article...
Author: Jay Jaser
Publish Date: October 14, 2015

Medicare Terminology and Plans Explained

  Article Credited to NEW YORK DAILY NEWS STAFF &   SHARON DOMINICKMaking sense of Medicare's terms and plans can be confusing. Whether you’re...
Author: Jay Jaser
Publish Date: October 14, 2015
Prescription Medications

Managing Prescription Medications, By Susan Oderwald, Always Best Care Senior Services

On average, seniors take between 14-18 prescriptions a year, most of them for chronic conditions. As a result, prescription management becomes a...
Author: Soderwald
Publish Date: October 09, 2015
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Preparing for an Emergency, A Top 10 List for Seniors, by Susan Oderwald, Always Best Care Senior Services

All of us need to be prepared for emergencies common for our area.  However, seniors have some special needs and considerations when preparing for a...
Author: Soderwald
Publish Date: October 09, 2015
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Pet therapy: Man's best friend as healer

Animal-assisted therapy can help healing and lessen depression and fatigue.   Article credited to:   By Mayo Clinic Staff   Is medicine going to the...
Author: Jay Jaser
Publish Date: October 03, 2015

Public Housing for Seniors in Fairfield, CT

If your parents are considering whether to trade in the responsibilities of home ownership and daily chores for the freedom that comes with having...
Author: ante
Publish Date: July 09, 2015