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Hearing Loss Prevention for Older Adults

Hearing Loss Prevention for Older Adults

Hearing Loss Prevention for Older Adults  Have you been to a movie theater lately and enjoyed the surround sound experience? Did you know that the noise level of that movie probably approached 98 decibels, only slightly below a rock concert?   What steps can we take...

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Glaucoma: The Silent Disease

Glaucoma: The Silent Disease

Glaucoma: The Silent Disease Glaucoma has been called the “silent disease” because there are usually no symptoms and no pain.  Phyllis Diller once advised women, “Whatever you may look like, marry a man your own age—as your beauty fades, so will his eyesight.”  It is...

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Gardening for Seniors

Gardening for Seniors

Glaucoma: The Silent Disease Glaucoma has been called the “silent disease” because there are usually no symptoms and no pain.  Phyllis Diller once advised women, “Whatever you may look like, marry a man your own age—as your beauty fades, so will his eyesight.”  It is...

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Preventing Falls

Preventing Falls

Gardening for Seniors It's the time of year when gardens are tilled, and flowers and vegetables are planted in hopes of beauty and a bountiful crop in the coming months. Gardening is a popular leisure activity that provides low to moderate exercise for seniors but...

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Fall Prevention For Seniors

Fall Prevention For Seniors

Preventing Falls Seminar Falls are the leading cause of injury for seniors. As we age, the risk and frequency of falls increases often leading to hospitalizations and nursing home stays.  "It doesn't have to be a major fall to decrease mobility for seniors," said...

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