Wednesday, May 04, 2016

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Carol Bradley Bursack, Minding Our Elders

Carol Bradley Bursack, Minding Our Elders, Health Guide

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Under Minding Our Elders, Carol is an author, blogger and columnist on aging and caregiving support.

Hearing Loss Can Hasten Brain Function Decline in Aging Adults

Increasingly, studies are showing that hearing loss is not simply an inconvenient part of the aging process. Hearing loss can have serious effects on the aging brain health. As with many health issues, early intervention may be able to prevent damage as well as ease frustration.


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posted 04/25/2016, comments (0)|
Dorian Martin

Dorian Martin, Health Guide

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Alzheimer's Caregiver

Diet Plays Role in Lung Cancer Risk

Thanks to a concerted public awareness campaign over the years, people realize that smoking increases the risk of lung cancer. This cancer is the second most prevalent form in the United States and also the deadliest. However, many are surprised to learn that lifestyle factors -- such as diet – can also play a role in the development of... Read moreChevron

posted 03/17/2016, comments (0)|
Vanessa Collins

Vanessa Collins, Health Guide

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RA Dancer

The Truth About What RA Takes Away

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Loss is part of the human condition.  It... Read moreChevron