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Archive for the ‘Take Charge’ Category

Health and Retirement Planning: Top Tips

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Posted on August 24th, 2020 by Guest Blogger, under Sandwich Generation, Take Charge, Tips & Resources

The process of planning for long-term health in retirement often boiled down to a few simple efforts. You might simply be anticipating a switch to Medicare when you turn 65, putting money away in a retirement fund when you’re able to, and leaving... Continue Reading »

Boosting Mental and Physical Health For Seniors

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Posted on July 22nd, 2020 by Guest Blogger, under Mental Health, Physical Health, Seniors, Take Charge

Your golden years are when you need to boost your mental and physical health the most. That’s because it’s in these years where health issues tend to get magnified or crop up with more regularity. To wit: 80% of older adults are already... Continue Reading »

Age-Related Eye Problems

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Posted on June 29th, 2020 by Guest Blogger, under Patient Tools, Take Charge, Tips & Resources

This week we offer you a special guest blog post by Melody Huang from Vision Center (https://www.visioncenter.org/blog/aging-and-eyesight/) on age-related eye problems. We hope you enjoy and find value in the detailed information.  Many... Continue Reading »

Knowing your Ingredients as the Basis for a Healthy Life

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Posted on June 17th, 2020 by Bettina Carlson, under Nutrition, Take Charge

“You are what you eat”. I’m sure you have heard this expression. Over the years, we have learned that eating a balanced diet increases our chances to live a life marked by health, physical, and mental health. Especially this year, with so... Continue Reading »

Life After the Quarantine

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Posted on May 26th, 2020 by Bettina Carlson, under Social, Social Distancing, Take Charge, Tips & Resources

After two months of shelter in our homes and life limited to essential activities and businesses, we are getting close to venturing out of our homes and carefully opening up life again. Many of us longed for that day to happen. Now that it is... Continue Reading »

Face-coverings

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Posted on May 20th, 2020 by Bettina Carlson, under Social Distancing, Take Charge, Tips & Resources

As of May 1st, the modified stay-at-home order is now in effect. Face coverings are now required to be worn in public spaces where social distancing cannot be maintained. There is some confusion around masks, which ones are acceptable, how... Continue Reading »

Staying One Step Ahead of Financial Scams During a Pandemic

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Posted on May 5th, 2020 by Guest Blogger, under Take Charge, Tips & Resources

Our blog post this week is a little different from previous ones. With this post, we want to advocate for our readers’ empowerment not to fall victim to online scams that have seen a surge in recent weeks. While relatively few scams... Continue Reading »