Saturday, October 25, 2014

Health Guides

Carol Bradley Bursack

Carol Bradley Bursack, Health Guide

Author, blogger and eldercare columnist

Interview with Dr. Jonny Bowden AKA “The Nutrition Myth Buster”™

Jonny Bowden, PhD, CNS, is widely known as "The Rogue Nutritionist" and has now trademarked the name “The Nutritional Myth Buster.” He’s out to tell the truth about nutrition and health the way he sees it.


Dr. Bowden is a nationally known expert on weight loss, nutrition and health. He is a board-certified... Read moreChevron

posted 10/22/2014, comments (0)|
Lene  Andersen

Lene Andersen, Health Guide

Writer, Advocate, Photographer

What You Need to Know about RA and Vaccinations

People who live with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) have approximately double the risk of infection compared to the general population. This is partly due to the fact that many of us take immunosuppressant medications, such as methotrexate and the... Read moreChevron

Dorian Martin

Dorian Martin, Health Guide


Older Men Need to Embrace Diet, Exercise to Avoid Osteoporosis

I can hear middle-aged people saying now, “Osteoporosis is a woman’s issue.” However, that statement is not telling the whole story. While it is fairly common knowledge that women have a high risk of developing this condition after the age of 50, it’s less well-known that men also are at... Read moreChevron

posted 10/21/2014, comments (0)|
Christine Kennard

Christine Kennard, Health Pro


Can Personality Type Predict Dementia?

It’s a puzzle. First, the available evidence linking our personality type to dementia suggests there is a relationship, but the actual mechanism is elusive. Secondly, there are other explanations that can muddy the waters and make it harder to join the dots.  In this Sharepost I’m outlining some of the research that points to... Read moreChevron

AFA Social Services

AFA Social Services, Health Guide


Please join us Thursday, October 9, 1 p.m.- 2 p.m. (EDT), Free Teleconference Care Connection

Hello Friends,


Please join us Thursday, October 9, 1 p.m.- 2 p.m. (EDT), for Care Connection, a free teleconference for family and professional caregivers. 


"10 Things Caregivers Need to Know About Long-Term Care Insurance"


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posted 10/06/2014, comments (0)|