Monthly Archives: March 2012

Are YOU Healthy?

We all want to be healthy.  We do not make ourselves sick on purpose.  Or…most of us don’t.  However, you can age bettr when you know about better health, and when you are interested in staying healthy.  Here are some … Continue reading

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EATING AS WE AGE

Do you eat alone?  I do.  I don’t have a partner, a boarder, a spouse, or an animal in my house.  So, it is easy to fall into bad eating habits, like snacking in front of the TV, getting takeout, … Continue reading

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Nutrition and Aging

When I was younger I remember a saying “You are what you eat”.  It was used by a health care person on the radio to sell good nutrition.  Well, it turns out that he was right!  Today I will share … Continue reading

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Grey and rainy Sunday

Awoke to grey skies and now rain.  The snow is completely gone and thoughts turn to comfort and family on days like this.  Reading through today’s Sunday paper I ran across an op-ed piece by Tom Lauricella entitled “Making a Difference, Even … Continue reading

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Some Snow Won’t Let Go

Like humans, some of the snow is tenaciously refusing to melt away.   However, it will all be gone by the end of today.   Here are some additional blogs on hospice and elder care. RISA’S PIECES…. Looks at health care policy involving … Continue reading

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Elder Care and Hospice

As I look out my window to the snow that is slowly…and I mean slowly… melting, I am aware that growing older mirrors nature.  As part of aging and gerontology, you need to understand that hospice care may be in … Continue reading

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Snow Sticking Around

Awoke to sun this morning and about two or three inches of new snow.  Hopefully, the sun and rain will help melt the snow, so we can get back to our outside lives.  I finally found my snow boots, so … Continue reading

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