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Healthy seniors: Food allergies can develop as people age

As senior’s age and their immune systems age with them, dietitians and researchers worry food allergies may develop..  People often associate food...

Medical alert systems: In vogue, and for some, invaluable

Article credited to: Heidi Godman, Executive Editor, Harvard Health Letter My elderly dad is sporting a cool new mobile device these days, complete...
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Lifeline Medical Alert Service from Griffin Hospital

With Lifeline from Griffin Hospital, help is just the press of a button away. Griffin Hospital is pleased to provide members of Connecticut’s senior...
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Would you find "Smart" home additions helpful for our seniors in need? These trends have already begun to catch on in Australia

I came across this article published this month. Some simple bits of technology may help caretakers immensely. But do you feel that it will be a...
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What is a "Silver Alert?" How can it help your loved ones in CT?

I believe this is a tremendous resource in helping people locate a loved one that may be missing for a variety of reasons. To learn more, and help...
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