Top News for September 2017

Aging Insider

Top News from Around the Web in September 2017

Each day from current news feeds and research taken from social media streams, I post the top stories to give you in-depth look into aging and senior care. This news feed will help you save time and effort when seeking top reads, studies, and articles that help you age with dignity, live independently and safely, and the ones that significantly impact your health.

Aging Alone

How to Bring Comfort Through Traditions and Memories

When living alone, be sure your health provider meets needs

How to Assess the Health Care and Financial Needs of Solo Clients

'Elder Orphans' Facebook Group Creates Community For Adults Aging Alone

Aging Matters Scholarship Winners

2017 Winner is Melissa McSweeney

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Brain Health

Pen to Paper Strategy Helps Diminish Worry

Online screening for depression: Here's what one physician thinks about it

Caregiving

What does a son owe his mother?

Caring Community for Adults

Fly Along Companions Offer a Way for Older People to Travel

Chronic Disease

Cost of healthy foods may explain heart risks linked to 'food deserts'

How to Prepare for Hip Surgery - Part 1

How to Prepare for Hip Surgery - Part 2

Asthma - Learn about triggers and management

What to Know about Blood Tests

Healthy Aging

Tips for meal planning from the U.S. Department of Agriculture

Can good balance prolong life?

Nearly half the US consumes less #magnesium than recommended

10 Foods that Contribute to Long-term Health Benefits such as better Cognitive Function

Prolonged sitting and TV watching 'dangerous' for seniors

Superfoods You should Eat

Medicare

Medicare's Gaps for Dental, Hearing and Vision Coverage

Let Medigap and Medicare Advantage plans sell limited, affordable long-term care coverage

Does Medicare make sense for seniors with employer health coverage?

Standard Medigap plans are learning some new tricks

News

Catch up on episode 6 of Vietnam War PBS online or on the PBS app!

The Top 50 Influencers in Aging

How Middle-Class Americans Got Fleeced

Equifax security breach

Puerto Rico, Containers Full Of Goods Sit Undistributed At Ports

Before-and-after visuals of the massive flooding in Texas

Retirement

Financial Independence means having a plan for retirement income

How Parents Can Help Their Financially Anxious Millennials

The Equifax security breach exposes nearly half of U.S. consumers to identify theft

What You Should Know Before Loaning Money to Family

What do you need to know about successful aging and retirement?

Senior Activities

6 of America's Top Fall Harvest Festivals

Camping Hacks

Does Travel Make You Smarter?

Reading books may help you live longer

New Report Reveals Findings about the Arts and Health in Older Adults

Senior Jobs

Small Business Administration is hiring a slew of temporary workers to assess hurricane damage

Wisdom, Jobs, News

Senior Living

US Cities Ranked by Exercise Rates: Full List

4 Hidden Costs Of Not Owning A Home

Here's How Miserable Each State's Winters

Social Security

Social Security Program for People With Dementia

I've fallen on hardship. Should I take Social Security early?

Technology

Voice Technology Isn't Just a Trend

The Best Apps for Digital Food Journaling

Can Technology Predict Falls in Older Adults?

How wearable tech can enhance senior living



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