Get Social, Stay Connected

For many seniors, the idea of living in a retirement community is ideal because it offers a social atmosphere and engaging programs. New support for this instinct has emerged from a recent study by the Proceedings of the National Academy Continue reading Get Social, Stay Connected

Stay Safe While Being Social

Social networking sites build upon the concept where you are connected to new people through people you already know. The purpose of some networking sites may be purely social, allowing users to establish friendships or romantic relationships, while others may Continue reading Stay Safe While Being Social

How to Avoid the Flu

With cooler weather comes flu season. And, like every year, there are things you can do to avoid this unpleasant “bug.” According to the Center for Disease Control, seniors are particularly susceptive to the flu virus, and are also at Continue reading How to Avoid the Flu

Medicare Open Enrollment: Q&A with a Pharmacist

What is Medicare Open Enrollment? Each year, Medicare health and drug plans can vary due to changes in legislature and overall healthcare guidelines. The variables that may differ are things like cost, coverage, and what providers and pharmacies are in Continue reading Medicare Open Enrollment: Q&A with a Pharmacist