Category Archives: Healthcare & General News

5 Ways To Ensure Your Senior Loved One Is Happy And Healthy, Despite The Distance

Being a long-distance caregiver can be emotionally draining, but many people don’t have a choice. Seniors are not always willing to move closer to family, which is understandable if they are comfortable and happy where they are. But for the adult children who feel responsible for their well-being, this distance can be a source of…

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How to Qualify for Social Security Disability Benefits

If you’re unable to earn a living wage because a serious medical condition stops you from working, then you may be eligible to receive essential financial support through one or both of the disability programs administered by the Social Security Administration (SSA). Knowing if you might qualify is the first step, and for this, you’ll…

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Is Dark Chocolate Really a Heart-Smart Food Choice? Dark chocolate – The bitter the better

As you hear the name "chocolate" your mouth starts to water! A chocolate is loved by people of all age and is one of the most consumed products on the planet. You are drawn to the awesome and stimulating taste of dark chocolate.  In fact, every day over one billion people consume this dark fantasy.…

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Creating a Safe Home Environment: Tips for Alzheimer’s Caregivers

Transforming a home into a safe environment for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease can be very difficult. It’s hard to anticipate problems and see your home through the eyes of someone who has dementia, whose condition causes them to see the world differently than you do. You have to identify every possible physical danger…

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