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Preventing and Reversing Heart Disease at 50 and Beyond
by UJAT Caregiver Network on March 20, 2019 at 9:14 am
Around the world, nearly seven million people die of coronary heart disease every year. And despite the continuing advancements in surgery, diagnostic techniques, and pharmaceutical interventions, […]
Balance for Seniors: 600,000+ Seniors Die from Falls Each Year… Don’t Be a Statistic!
by UJAT Caregiver Network on March 20, 2019 at 9:13 am
“I’ve fallen and I can’t get up!” If you’re an older woman who dreads experiencing that TV commercial as a real-life drama, you’re not alone. In today’s […]
10 Steps You Can Take to Fall in Love With Your Community
by UJAT Caregiver Network on March 20, 2019 at 8:38 am
Whether you’re a newcomer or a long-time resident, there are multiple ways to experience more joy and connection in your community. After numerous changes of address and believing that a new […]
Forget the Funny Sweater: Here Are 6 Real Benefits of Knitting
by UJAT Caregiver Network on March 20, 2019 at 7:28 am
My mother was a brilliant knitter. I used to sit in awe watching her fingers fly over colored threads weaving intricate patterns. As she chatted with me while knitting, I would have the honor of […]
Thrive: ‘Maniacal’ Finances, Companion Care Help Homewatch CareGivers Agency Ramp Up Revenue
by UJAT Caregiver Network on March 20, 2019 at 7:07 am
When Reena Sharma opened her Long Island, New York-based Homewatch CareGivers franchise location in 2013, the odds were stacked against her. New York was coming out of a moratorium, which froze […]
Possible vs. Inevitable: The Importance of Preventing Falls… and How to Do It!
by UJAT Caregiver Network on March 20, 2019 at 5:58 am
Several weeks ago, a woman commented on an article I’d done about getting older vs. getting old. She told a story about taking a bad fall over a concrete curb, sitting there for a few moments, […]
What to Do If You Suspect Nursing Home Abuse of Seniors with Dementia
by UJAT Caregiver Network on March 19, 2019 at 11:40 am
When someone with dementia lives in a care community and gets injured, you don’t know if abuse or neglect was involved or if it truly was an accident. Morgan & Morgan shares tips to find […]
Is Paying Your Mortgage Off Before Retirement a Good Idea?
by UJAT Caregiver Network on March 19, 2019 at 7:38 am
The day we close on a new house, we start looking forward to our final payment. Over the years our savings build up and retirement is in the not-so-distant future. It seems like the perfect time to […]
Downsizing Your Home After 60: Don’t Let Change Keep You from Living the Life You Want
by UJAT Caregiver Network on March 18, 2019 at 7:05 am
Everyone resists change… Change is very hard… Real change takes a long time… We hear things like these all the time. Are they true? Well, maybe and maybe not. Like lots of […]
How Important Are Your Neighbours as Your Reach the Mark of 60?
by UJAT Caregiver Network on March 18, 2019 at 7:04 am
My very friendly next-door neighbours moved back to the US last month. In many ways, it was not a surprise, as they were always going to be visitors in London – here because of the […]