An estimated 2.4 million people in the United States are living with hepatitis C, a virus more likely to affect the Baby Boomer generation than any other age group, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).Read Article
Retirement is a terrific time to travel, whether you’re exploring new parts of your home state or hopping on the highway to cross the country. And with a little preparation ahead of time, you can plan for a safe and healthy trip.Read Article
Winter in the Midwest can be a challenge for anyone. But for older folks, cold temperatures and blustery weather can pose an even higher risk of injury. Check out these winter safety tips so you can stay safe and enjoy the season.Read Article
Older Americans Month, established in May 1963, is a time to acknowledge the contributions that past and current older people have made and continue to make to our country. Maybe it’s advocating for seniors. Maybe it’s working to redefine what “old” means. Or maybe it’s finding new ways to enjoy old passions. Every president since Kennedy has issued a presidential proclamation stressing the importance of acknowledging the efforts of older Americans.
As we age, healthy eating can be key to a positive outlook and staying emotionally balanced. Increased mental awareness, resistance to illness and disease, higher energy levels, faster recuperation times, and better management of chronic health problems are some of the ways you can benefit from a healthy diet.
No matter your age or your current eating habits,Read Article