December 19, 2014

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Tips for Coping with Menopause

By The Associated Press What to do if menopause makes you miserable? Start with a visit to your doctor. If you don’t have one you really trust, fix that problem before you try to tackle the rest, women’s health experts recommend. A good doctor will do an exam to make sure menopause is what is Read More…

Plan to keep your independence with Seniors Helping Seniors

“Failure to plan is planning to fail,” grandmother would say to me time and again. A country-girl with “storebought teeth,” grandma’s point of view about life was usually correct. If you want to remain living in your own home, as independently as possible, you need to make a plan for what is known as aging Read More…

Check out the New Product Lines at Elyria Jewelers & Repair

Bill Piorkowski, owner of Elyria Jewelers, invites you to stop in at their new location (486 N. Abbe Rd. in Elyria) to check out their newest product lines… Reflections by Simstars – This is the latest and greatest in the world of charms… a system of affordable sterling silver beads, murano glass beads, 14K Gold Read More…

Tips for Coping with Menopause

By The Associated Press What to do if menopause makes you miserable? Start with a visit to your doctor. If you don’t have one you really trust, fix that problem before you try to tackle the rest, women’s health experts recommend. A good doctor will do an exam to make sure menopause is what is Read More…

Plan to keep your independence with Seniors Helping Seniors

“Failure to plan is planning to fail,” grandmother would say to me time and again. A country-girl with “storebought teeth,” grandma’s point of view about life was usually correct. If you want to remain living in your own home, as independently as possible, you need to make a plan for what is known as aging Read More…

Be Involved in Your Health

By Jane Glenn Haas The Orange County Register Men have a reputation of not being the most cooperative medical patients. Newport Beach, Calif., businessman Richard Stevens is no exception. But he maintains he survived a heart transplant, multiple heart surgeries, colon cancer, a coma and acute thrombosis not by ignoring medical advice but by being Read More…

Count on Village Jewelry for Anniversary Gifts, Watch Repair & More

GRAFTON – For local jeweler Scot Kuhns, there is nothing more rewarding than being a part of an engaged or married couple’s life. And that alone is one of the main reasons he has opted to open Village Jewelry and Repair at 585 North Main Street, Grafton. Despite the current economic slump, couples will still Read More…

Moving to a Retirement Community can be Rewarding

Are you trying to decide if you should move to a retirement community? Wondering if you should wait until next year? Before you make your decision, consider some of the immediate benefits of moving in now. Socialization Seniors may be isolated from the company of others due to winter weather conditions, but living in a Read More…

The New Crusade Against Alzheimer’s

By Marshall Loeb, MarketWatch NEW YORK — One of the truly great human accomplishments of the last century has been the revolution in longevity. People in most of the world are living longer, by far, than their forebears. That is an upheaval with profoundly positive economic consequences. But there are also some drastic downsides to Read More…

Focus on Design

What’s the reason for moving as you get older? Usually it’s because the bathroom in your current home is not geared for handicap accessibility, or, aging in place. The tub is too high to step over for showering, the toilet is too low, it’s hard to get up and down, and never mind what happens Read More…