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by Ted Doyle
11 Dec 2018 at 10:19pm

As some of us are aware through personal experience, holidays aren?t always the happiest of times. With its emphasis on celebration and joyful gatherings, the Christmas holiday season can pose special challenges ? particularly for people who already feel lonely or isolated. Seniors and elderly folks struggling with mobility or health issues can certainly fall […]

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by Ted Doyle
10 Dec 2018 at 8:01am

The prospect of helping parents out of their home and into a senior living community can be one of the most difficult decisions an individual or family can make. There?s the actual decision, which is daunting enough ? but there?s also the tough process of sorting through different senior living options and trying to pinpoint […]

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by Ted Doyle
6 Dec 2018 at 5:07pm

More seniors than ever are living longer, healthier lives, thanks to factors like advances in healthcare; a greater focus on active lifestyles; and more opportunities for us all to make healthier choices. And while chronic illness remains a factor for a significant number of older adults, a decline in senior health is not considered a […]

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by Ted Doyle
28 Nov 2018 at 11:11am

Flu season is upon us, most likely following its usual pattern of peaking between November and February, sometimes lasting as late as May. And while the CDC says there?s no way to predict its severity from year to year, one thing we know for certain is the particular dangers it poses to seniors. Because immune systems […]

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by Ted Doyle
19 Nov 2018 at 11:07am

Anyone who?s hosted family for holiday meals knows how much work it is, no matter how prepared you are ahead of time. If the mix includes elderly family members, it can be extra challenging to help them feel included and accommodate their needs while not losing the rest of the group. Over the years we […]

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by Ted Doyle
16 Nov 2018 at 7:01am

?I?m just having a senior moment? ? most of us have heard mom or dad make that joke occasionally. But when these moments become more frequent or more serious, it may be time to take a second look. Dad forgetting to take in the newspaper, for example, is most likely age-appropriate and not a huge […]

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by Ted Doyle
15 Nov 2018 at 6:28am

The prospect of moving elderly parents out of their home and into a managed residential environment can be the most difficult decision a family can make. There?s the actual conversation, which is daunting enough ? but there?s also the tough process of sorting through different senior living options and trying to pinpoint which one suits […]

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by Ted Doyle
13 Nov 2018 at 11:11am

With the holidays approaching, many of us are especially mindful of wanting to give back to those less fortunate. In that spirit, we thought we?d raise awareness this week about the growing number of seniors in our country who are falling victim to homelessness, and explore ways we can help. Right now that figure is […]

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by Ted Doyle
5 Nov 2018 at 2:41pm

We?ve talked a lot on these pages about the benefits of exercise for seniors, in everything from disease prevention to managing chronic illness to improving cognitive function. At LCB we prioritize physical activity as one of our Four Pillars of Engagement ? the Physical, Social, Cognitive, and Emotional foundations of the ?whole-person? approach that defines our […]

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by Ted Doyle
5 Nov 2018 at 12:40pm

Keeping a lid on treats and desserts is something most of us struggle with to some degree (who among us hasn?t raided their kids? Halloween candy this time of year?). Staying trim is usually our prime motivator. But new research suggests there may be a much more compelling reason for all of us to curb […]

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