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Handwashing: Clean Hands Save Lives

Regular handwashing is one of the best ways to remove germs, avoid getting sick, and prevent the spread of germs to others. Whether you are at home, at work, traveling, or out in the community, find out how handwashing with … Read More

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10 Common Misconceptions About Aging

An old adage is again proving true: What we think will happen, happens. Essentially, as we age, we become what we think we will become. Being optimistic, diligent and having the will to live are important characteristics of folks whose prognosis … Read More

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Can I Reduce My Risk of Developing Dementia?

What is Dementia? The National Institute on Aging defines dementia as a loss of cognitive functioning. Day-to-day life is disrupted by changes in one’s ability to: Make choices Remember details Communicate clearly Recognize common objects Solve problems Complete the steps … Read More

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11 Tips for The Best Sleep Ever

Sometimes sleep and caregiving don’t seem to mix. With a packed schedule, being pulled in a million different directions by elderly parents, kids, jobs and all of the other things that constantly demand your attention, who has time to sleep? … Read More

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7 Exercise Tips for Diabetics

Experts are forever expounding on the benefits of exercise for people with diabetes—and with good reason. A regular workout regimen can help a diabetic lose weight, and also plays an important role in helping the body better manage blood sugar … Read More

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