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(BPT) - When was the last time you and your doctor talked about your hearing?

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Thursday 06/22/2017
Understanding the link between salt and health
Updated: June 23, 2017 - 1:33 am

(BPT) - The news lately is full of articles about salt and health. Everyone seems to be getting either too much salt or not enough. So which is it? Part of the problem is with how we study the connection. Fortunately, researchers on both sides of the issue are starting to agree on how best to proceed and may soon have a better answer for all of us. That answer may be that for most of us, there is no need to eat less salt than we do now.

Friday 06/16/2017
Here's how to tap into your home's not-so-hidden potential
Updated: June 20, 2017 - 1:33 am

(BPT) - Your most valuable asset is around you all the time. It’s above you, it’s below you and in many cases you don’t realize how much it can do for you.

Wednesday 06/14/2017
60-plus? Smart fashion tips to keep you looking stylish and fabulous
Updated: June 22, 2017 - 1:33 am

(BPT) - Muumuus and mom jeans or spangled capris and Aloha shirts — is this really all the fashion world has to offer women over the age of 60? Do mature women who desire to dress fashionably for summer really have to choose between “frumpy and fogey” or “too young and trendy?”

Tuesday 06/13/2017
How to use your home equity in retirement
Updated: June 21, 2017 - 1:33 am

(BPT) - Most of us save and plan for decades to enjoy the period of our life when we no longer need to go into the office and work an eight-hour day for a paycheck.

Monday 06/12/2017
4 strategies to grow your finances in retirement
Updated: June 20, 2017 - 1:33 am

Friday 06/09/2017
Survey: Cataracts impact lifestyle; surgery brings emotional benefits
Updated: June 17, 2017 - 1:32 am

(BPT) - You may know that cataracts can interfere with your ability to see clearly, but might be unaware of their impact on your emotions. Alcon, the global leader in eye care, conducted a survey of about 1,300 people age 60 and older who have undergone cataract surgery and found that almost 60 percent of respondents said cataracts made them feel annoyed, frustrated or old. Also, many respondents said that the condition makes some daily activities harder.

Tuesday 06/06/2017
More Grandparents are Raising Grandkids: 3 Things They Need to Know
Updated: June 07, 2017 - 1:33 am

(StatePoint) From single parents to traditional and multigenerational households, modern families come in all shapes and sizes. But did you know there’s an uptick in the number of grandparents raising grandkids? According to data from The Pew Charitable Trusts, 2.9 million grandparents were raising their grandchildren in 2015 compared with 2.5 million in 2005.

Friday 06/02/2017
Tips to help families cope with Alzheimer's, mitigate tensions and relieve stress
Updated: June 10, 2017 - 1:32 am

(BPT) - Receiving an Alzheimer's diagnosis is never easy — it's life changing, not only for the person receiving the diagnosis but for their family members as well. The disease can exact a devastating toll on family relationships unless everyone pitches in to support caregivers and take steps to secure the financial future of the person with Alzheimer's. These are a few important takeaways from a new survey by the Alzheimer’s Association.



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