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Holiday Hints for Alzheimer's Caregivers

Senior Help Desk healthcare blog credited to The National Institute on Aging, part of  National Institutes of Health, (NIH) Holidays can be...

The Acting Inspector General of Social Security, Gale Stallworth Stone, Warns Public About Fraudulent Phone Calls Threatening Arrest or Legal Action

Blog by Andrew Cannarsa, OIG Communications Director,  Social Security Administration’s (SSA) The Acting Inspector General of Social Security, Gale...

In Grandma’s Stocking: An Apple Watch To Monitor Falls, Track Heart Rhythms

 Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog by Rachel Bluth​ and Kaiser Health News For more than a decade, the latest Apple products have been the annual...

Fight Procrastination by Changing Your Social Security Direct Deposit Early!

Fight Procrastination by Changing Your Social Security Direct Deposit Early! by Jim Borland, Acting Deputy Commissioner for Communications September...

Staying Out Of The Closet In Old Age

Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog by Anna Gorman and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org Cover photo:Partners Edwin Fisher, 86, and Patrick Mizelle...

Like Hunger Or Thirst, Loneliness In Seniors Can Be Eased

Seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog by Judith Graham and Kaiser Health News    http://khn.org     It’s widely believed that older age is darkened by...

End-of-Life Care for People with Dementia

Senior Help Desk healthcare Blog By National Institutes of Health . Nation Institute of Aging   As they reach the end of life, people suffering from ...

2018 Orange Senior Health & Safety Fair on Friday, September 21, 2018, 9:30 AM to 12:00 pm. Located at The High Plains Community Center Gym, 525 Orange Center Road, Orange, CT 06477

2018 Orange Senior Health & Safety Fair on Friday, September 21, 2018, 9:30 AM to 12:00 pm. Located at The High Plains Community Center Gym, 525...

2019 Harvard/Glenn Symposium on Aging will be held on Monday, May 20, 2019. Save the Date!

2019 Harvard/Glenn Symposium on Aging will be held on Monday, May 20, 2019. Save the Date! Each year, the Paul F. Glenn Center for the Biology of...

Learning To Advance The Positives Of Aging

Blog by Judith Graham and Kaiser Health News​   What can be done about negative stereotypes that portray older adults as out-of-touch, useless,...