Archive for January, 2014

Are Seniors Sleeping Better than Before?

Sleep is one of the most important factors for a healthy lifestyle, but as seniors age, sleep patterns can get disrupted. How can seniors combat poor sleep so age-related ailments are kept at bay?
Different Sleep, Not Less Sleep
One of the biggest myths surrounding seniors and sleep is they don’t need a lot of it. From …

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What Does the Health Care Reform Mean for Seniors?

 
Obamacare isn’t without its fair share of criticism, with one camp thinking it’s long overdue and the other feeling it’s an infringement of privacy and liberty. But how do the new health care reforms affect seniors?
 

 

PROS

No Worry: With a couple of clicks of the button, insurance companies can’t …

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Studies Show Seniors Still Have Plenty of “It” Left in the Tank

Seniors have gotten a bad rap for having low sex drives, even being relegated to the realm of fictitious figures. But study after study has shown that not only do seniors enjoy healthy sex lives well into their golden years, but talking about it makes everything better.
Healthy Numbers
Last month, …

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Senior Safety: Superbugs

Seniors are a particularly vulnerable demographic, as their immune systems are slowly deteriorating, which leaves them susceptible to catching illnesses. One in particular, the superbug, is so named because it describes a microbe that’s either resistant or immune to modern medicine.
What is a Superbug?

Superbugs have two definitions: the first comes from the …

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