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Sick of Being Rushed During Hospital Visits? How the Future of Health Care is Changing

Private physicians. Concierge medicine. Boutique practices. Direct care physicians. Retainer practices. All of these names refer to a new breed of private medicine that focuses on reinstating the p…

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Seniors Don’t Have to Fall Victim to Gravity

Earlier this week, former President George H.W. Bush fell at his summer home in Maine, breaking a vertebra in his neck. Fortunately, the injury was not life threatening, and his spokesman reports that…

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Help Prevent Kidney Stones With This Refreshing Summer Drink

Summer is a time for outdoor adventures, barbeques, fireworks, and sun. Of course, it is important to stay hydrated no matter the season or your activity level, but the soaring temperatures outside ma…

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Your Eyes Need Sun Protection Too

Most people are surprised to learn that their eyes are equally as susceptible to sun damage as their skin. The cornea, a clear layer that covers the pupil and iris, is composed of epithelial cells sim…

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5 Quotes that Prove How Awesome Dads Are

Sunday is Father’s Day, a time to honor the impact that dads have on our lives. Whether it’s coaching our pee wee soccer league, taking on the role of grill master at the annual family barbeque or off…

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Home Safety Tips for Aging in Place

As your loved ones age, their ability to remain safe and independent at home may start to deteriorate. Bending down to pick up a dropped fork, or reaching up to the top shelf of the pantry can be pain…

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Why is Hospital Care Costing 10 Times More Than it Should?

Healthcare costs in America continue to climb, especially for older adults who typically require the priciest tests and treatments. Now, a new study by the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Hea…

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One-in-Five Older Adults at Risk of Becoming an ‘Elder Orphan’

Annie might be the world’s most widely-known orphan, but her plight pales in comparison to the struggles of the ever-growing population of “elder orphans”—aging adults with no one in their lives that …

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June is Cataract Awareness Month: Here Are 5 Facts You Should Know

June is Cataract Awareness month. Here are five important things to know about the eye condition that affects more than 22 million Americans: What is a cataract? A cataract is a progressive dis…

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Memory Loss Isn’t the Only Alzheimer’s Symptom to Look Out For

Memory issues are a hallmark symptom of Alzheimer’s disease, but new research indicates that the younger a person is when they start developing the disease, the more likely they are to experience cogn…

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