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Navigating Flu Season When You Are 65 Years and Older

It’s no secret those 65 years and older are at a much greater risk of suffering serious complications from the flu then young, healthy adults. This is a result of a weakening human immune system as we age. In fact, the CDC estimates 90 percent of flu-related deaths and over 60 percent of flu-related hospitalizations […]

Posted on November 15, 2013

November is National Family Caregiving Month

November is recognized as National Family Caregiving month, to honor the hard work and dedication of those family members serving as a caregiver to a loved one. This month also gives us the opportunity to reflect on this fact: the combination of aging Baby Boomers and the increase in life expectancy is going to lead […]

Posted on November 1, 2013