Everything listed under: Aging Well

  • Healthy living for brain and body: free session

    UPDATE: This event is now scheduled for Friday, March 22, at 10 a.m., due to the weather on the original date. Please RSVP.The health of the brain and the body are connected. Join us Wednesday, February 20, at 1 p.m.   Read More...

  • Presbyterian Manor to host free program and explain senior care options

    Ever wondered what the differences are between assisted living and health care? What about those services that make memory care special? Is independent living really that different from assisted living?Get the answers to these questions and more at "Understanding Senior Living Options" at Emporia Presbyterian Manor at 11 a.m.   Read More...

  • Understanding senior care options

    Ever wondered what the differences are between assisted living and health care? What about those services that make memory care special? Is independent living really that different from assisted living?Get the answers to these questions and more at "Understanding Senior Living Options" at Emporia Presbyterian Manor at 11 a.m.   Read More...

  • 5 lessons from the oldest old

    By Robert DiGiacomoNew York Times reporter John Leland thought he knew how to write about the “oldest old” — people 85 and up. For a proposed year-long series, he figured he would chronicle a laundry list of their issues: things like the dangers of falling, financial pressures and family conflict.As Leland delved deeper, however, he realized the people in this age group were more than the sum of their problems. And he saw how much he didn’t know about the realities o...  Read More...

  • Tell Your Doctor What’s on Your Bucket List

    Your doctor can’t read your mind. A doctor assumes everyone wants to live and continue to live the best, healthiest, happiest life possible — but that means something different for everyone. If your doctor knows about your long-term goals and “bucket list” items, however, that can be used to direct your health plan and goals.Dr.   Read More...