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A brand new year presents many opportunities to help our children with the challenges that come their way. One of the things we may not think about is the importance of continually growing and making changes in our lives as individuals. Our children learn by watching us. In fact, most children talk about their own […]

Company provides “beyond the traditional” in-home care and medical staffing Preferred HealthStaff (PHS), a family-owned and operated company built on the idea of providing assistance and care to those in need or want of services, announced today that it was implementing a new program to sell franchises, beginning their expansion efforts in Pennsylvania, Maryland, West […]

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Forget the chocolates and flowers… Give the gift of companionship! If you’re heading home to see Mom this Mother’s Day, you may notice that she’s lost her usual spark. Is it just the aging process, or is mom feeling the blues because she’s lonely? A recently released health and retirement study* found that loneliness and […]

By Brice Smith Before last August, Mary spent much of her days sleeping. A lack of personalized attention and care left her with little desire to be active. That changed when she moved last summer into The Grove at The Terraces of Los Gatos, a newly opened memory support community in Los Gatos, Calif. “Now we […]

Senior Woman Suffering From Backache Getting Out Of Bed

Lower back pain is a common type of pain experienced by many, but there’s no need to continue suffering from this type of pain on a daily basis. There are several treatment options available for lower back pain and finding the right treatment depends on the cause of your back pain. The professionals at Pain […]

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Tips for Treating Lower Back Pain by NY Pain Management Specialists

Lower back pain is a common type of pain experienced by many, but there’s no need to continue suffering from this type of pain on a daily basis. There are … [Read More...]

Preferred Healthstaff Launches New Franchise Program

Company provides “beyond the traditional” in-home care and medical staffing Preferred HealthStaff (PHS), a family-owned and operated company built on the idea … [Read More...]

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Gene Kelly: The Legacy—An Evening with Patricia Ward Kelly

By Christopher Cussat The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust recently presented Gene Kelly: The Legacy, An Evening with Patricia Ward Kelly on Wednesday, May 21, at … [Read More...]

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Baby Boomer Products We Love & Recommend

Air-O-Swiss AOS 7135 Ultrasonic Humidifier

Home Products We Love: Air-O-Swiss 7135

Humidifiers can improve the air within your home as well as improving your overall health. It injects moisture into dry air, which is something that many homes suffer from due to radiators and dry air heating. Dry air can cause problems both to the interior of your home and to your health. However,  a humidifier is […]

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New Jersey Mom Invents New Summer Product to Prevent Flyaway Beach Umbrellas…and the Injuries Caused by Them

Voted as one of Martha Stewart’s 20 Must-Haves for a Natural, Organic, Eco-Friendly Summer, the Noblo offers peace of mind and is a must-have for families who want to enjoy safe trips to the beach. Kathleen Pisano, mom of three from Ocean Grove, New Jersey, created a full-time business by accident while at the beach […]

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Kitchen Products We Love: T-fal ActiFry

The T-fal ActiFry Low-Fat Healthy Multi-Cooker makes meal time easier, faster and healthier.  This low low fat cooker enables you to cook tasty dishes while reducing the amount of fat you are having. The ActiFry is engineered to minimize the use of oil while cooking. The revolutionary healthy multi-cooker – thanks to its unique cooking technologies – […]