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Breast Cancer Survival Rates Higher Following Ovary Removal
Thursday, September 15, 2016      12 comments

According to a study published online in the Journal JAMA Oncology, for breast cancer patients who have the BRCA1 gene mutation, undergoing an oophorectomy (a procedure that removes a woman's ovaries) reduced breast cancer death rates by 62 perc... Read more
An Eye Witness Account
Wednesday, September 14, 2016      14 comments

An eye witness account from New York City, on a cold day in December some years ago: A little boy, about 10-years-old, was standing before a shoe store on the roadway, barefooted, peering through the window, and shivering with cold. A ... Read more
Dementia Patients Reduce Need For Assistance With Exercise
Tuesday, September 13, 2016      11 comments

Getting regular, functional exercise that is similar to everyday activities is beneficial for people who have dementia, according to research published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. Non-Alzheimer's dementia patients living ... Read more
This Could Never Happen To Us!!!!!
Monday, September 12, 2016      13 comments

While on a road trip, an elderly couple stopped at a roadside restaurant for lunch. After finishing their meal, they left the restaurant, and resumed their trip. When leaving, the elderly woman unknowingly left her glasses on the table... Read more
Women Fare Better Than Men After Joint Replacement Surgery
Sunday, September 11, 2016      12 comments

After undergoing total joint replacement (TJR) surgery, women have better outcomes than men, according to study findings presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. The findings, which were based on data fro... Read more
Whenever I'm Disappointed With My Spot In Life.................
Saturday, September 10, 2016      19 comments

Whenever I'm disappointed with my spot in life, I stop and think about a former student of mine, little Jamie Wilson. Jamie was trying out for a part in the school play. His mother told me that he'd set his heart on being in it, though sh... Read more
She Did It Again
Friday, September 09, 2016      20 comments

Our 4 year-old Grand-daughter, Nola, spent most of today with us. I have told you in past blogs just how funny this little girl is. She always makes us laugh. Mid-morning, she asked for a snack and while we were sitting at the dining room... Read more
A Most Caring Child
Thursday, September 08, 2016      16 comments

Author and lecturer Leo Buscaglia once talked about a contest he was asked to judge. The purpose of the contest was to find the most caring child. The winner was: A four-year-old child, whose next door neighbor was an elderly gentleman, ... Read more
Be Forewarned
Wednesday, September 07, 2016      17 comments

"Not all strokes can be prevented, no matter how hard you work to reduce your risk. That's why it's important to know the warning signs of stroke and seek treatment within three hours," says Dr. Louise Klebanoff, vice chair of the Department of... Read more
God's Plan For Aging
Tuesday, September 06, 2016      16 comments

Most seniors never get enough exercise. In His wisdom God decreed that seniors become forgetful so they would have to search for their glasses, keys, and other things thus doing more walking. And God looked down and saw that it was good. ... Read more
The $2.99 Special
Monday, September 05, 2016      16 comments

I love it!!! If you are a SENIOR you will understand this one, if you deal with SENIORS, this should help you understand them a little better, and if you are not a SENIOR yet, God willing..............someday YOU will be. We went to breakf... Read more
Why Magnesium Is So Important To Seniors
Sunday, September 04, 2016      17 comments

Magnesium is about as critical as a nutrient can be, with roles played in hundreds of chemical processes in the body. It serves in nerve, muscle, and bone function, protein synthesis, energy production, and blood pressure, to name only a few. ... Read more
Funny
Saturday, September 03, 2016      15 comments

A friend just sent me this email and I had to share it with you. As crazy as our Presidential Election has become, this is just a bit of lightness. Regardless of who wins the Presidential election this November, we will witness history ... Read more
Important Facts To Remember As We Grow Older
Friday, September 02, 2016      21 comments

*****Death is the number 1 killer in the world. *****Life is sexually transmitted. *****Men have 2 motivations: Hunger and hanky panky, and they can't tell them apart. If you see a gleam in his eyes, make him a sandwich. *****Gi... Read more
I'm Still Laughing!!!!!
Thursday, September 01, 2016      17 comments

We have our 4 year-old Grand-daughter staying with us today as her 4K class doesn't begin until next Tuesday. The town we live nearest to, has an all-town rummage sale today, tomorrow and Saturday so off we went with Nola. I told her before th... Read more

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