What is the best exercise for seniors?

What is the best exercise for seniors?

If you answered “walking” you wouldn’t be alone. Hundreds of thousands, maybe even millions, of seniors walk regularly as the primar...

November 15th, 2017 |  


Premier offers less painful surgery prep

Premier offers less painful surgery prep

DAYTON — Premier Health is the first health system in Ohio using a new device that allows breast cancer patients to prepare for reconstructive s...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Selfies can earn money for Alzheimer’s disease

The local SYNERGY HomeCare team is raising money for Alzheimer’s disease one “Senior Selfie” at a time. Here’s the best part; ...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Seniors can learn to live well at state fair

Seniors can learn to live well at state fair

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Department of Aging will host the “Well Beyond 60!” Expo during National Church Residences’ Senior Day at ...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Medicare replacing Social Security numbers on cards

WASHINGTON (AP) — Old Medicare cards are going in the shredder.Officials said recently the government is on track to meet a 2019 deadline for re...

June 14th, 2017 |  


Relying on Social Security for retirement income

(NAPSI)—If you’re a middle-income baby boomer, chances are you’re still struggling to recover from the financial crash that began in...

June 14th, 2017 |  


IBS can have major effect on sufferers’ quality of life

IBS can have major effect on sufferers’ quality of life

Irritable bowel syndrome is characterized by uncomfortable gastrointestinal symptoms, but it’s the effect the health issue can have on one’...

June 14th, 2017 |  


Dealing with diminished financial capacity

“Diminished financial capacity” generally refers to a decline in a person’s ability to manage assets to serve his or her best intere...

June 14th, 2017 |  


Talking the talk about walking with walkers

Talking the talk about walking with walkers

(NAPSI)—Caring for an aging parent can be a great challenge. And as our beloved seniors age, their primary caregivers, commonly their children, ...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Medical advances offer alternatives to hysterectomy

Medical advances offer alternatives to hysterectomy

I have found when taking a woman’s medical history that she often doesn’t know when her mother entered menopause. That’s because twe...

April 19th, 2017 |