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Safe Workouts for Seniors to do at Home

We all have New Year’s Resolutions and if one of yours is to incorporate more exercise into your routine, these workouts for seniors can help! There’s no reason to make excuses in 2019 because in as little as 15 minutes,…

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Why Blood Circulation Matters

Blood circulation is what helps everything function properly in our bodies. From leg circulation to blood in our fingers and toes, poor circulation is something to be aware of. There are many natural ways to manage blood circulation in the…

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Dating for Seniors: Celebrate Valentine’s Day 2019 with Someone Special

Whether you’re divorced, widowed, or just looking for a new companion, dating for seniors is taking off. There are more avenues than ever before that make dating after 60 fun, enjoyable, and safe. With Valentine’s Day right around the corner,…

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Stop What You’re Doing and Follow These Podcasts and Blogs for Seniors

There are countless blogs around the Internet and they cover everything from DIY crafts to fashion to political commentary and home improvement. There are even specific blogs for seniors! Plus, podcasts are becoming extremely popular and these free audio files…

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Stress Management for Seniors and Retirees

We all have stressors in our lives, from family obligations to work demands to just everyday decisions. But stress itself isn’t unhealthy, it’s how we handle stress that can have detrimental impacts. But learning how to effectively manage stress will…

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Finding the Fountain of Youth: Tips for Aging Gracefully

We’re all getting older, so knowing how to age gracefully is the difference between enjoying this process and dreading it. Taking care of your mind, body, and health is important and these tips for aging gracefully will help you age…

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Make the Most of 2019: Self Care New Year’s Resolutions for Seniors

We all know the standard New Year’s resolutions, like trying to lose a little weight or eating healthier, but bettering ourselves for 2019 is so much more than that. While it’s important to take care of your body, it’s also…

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5 Tips for Staying Socially Active as You Age

When was the last time you took a scenic walk with a friend? Learned a new skill in a group setting? Social interaction and companionship play significant roles in mental and physical health as we age. Studies have found that…

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Aging in Place: A Safety Checklist for Aging at Home

As we age, it’s a good time to ask ourselves how we may better equip our homes to fit our changing needs. What are some ways to modify our homes so that we can safely age in place? American Standard is here to provide…

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Top 9 Part Time Jobs for Retirees

After working throughout your life, you might picture yourself enjoying a beach home, working on your swing at the golf course, or enjoying your grandchildren during your retirement years. But, who says you can’t still have a work life? Finding…

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Fun DIY Holiday Crafts for the Whole Family

For our loved ones, we always are on the search for the perfect gift to give. Holiday gift giving doesn’t have to be a stressful, expensive experience. In fact, it has potential to be quite the opposite. Instead of trying…

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Senior Gift Ideas: The Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide for Seniors

As the holidays approach, you probably have gift giving on your mind. Finding the perfect gifts for your loved ones is a wonderful feeling, especially when you get to see their smiles after getting exactly what they want. While the…