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Aging in Place 101: The Very Basics

One important topic that tends to come up when dealing with elderly loved ones is where is the best place for them to live while they age? Many seniors are now opting to age in place rather ...

June 24, 2017

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Spring 2017 Seniors Helping Seniors Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to our 2017 Winners! We are so happy to announce our three winners for our 2017 Spring Scholarship. 1st Prize Winner, Alex Carpenter, receive a $2,500 award to help him compl...

June 15, 2017

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2017 – Seniors Helping Seniors Spring Scholarship – 2nd Place Winner

One of my best friends for the past five years has been a 98 year-old woman named Sylvia.  For my Bat Mitzvah, I needed a community service project; something that would truly make a differ...

June 6, 2017

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2016 Seniors Helping Seniors Spring Scholarship – 3rd Place Winner

What started as a project turned into a collection of unforgettable memories and friendships. At my high school, we are required to complete a project during the 11th and 12th grade. Each st...

June 5, 2017

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2016 Seniors Helping Seniors Spring Scholarship – 2nd Place Winner

The most important lesson I’ve learned from Bernice over the years is to never doubt yourself. If you stay true to what you believe in nothing can stop you. She also taught me that just be...

June 1, 2017

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Spring 2017 – Seniors Helping Seniors Spring Scholarship – 1st Place Winner

The first place $2,500 scholarship was awarded to Alex Carpenter, who is currently a junior at Luther College, studying to become a Geriatric Physical Therapist. Starting my freshman year of...

June 1, 2017

Bay Alarm Medical

2017 Seniors Helping Seniors Spring Scholarship – 3rd Place Winner

[Layne, was awarded Bay Alarm Medical’s 3rd place winner for the 2017 Scholarship program. She will be studying Kinesiology & Exercise Science at Campbell University.] In 2016, I b...

May 9, 2017

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Senior Hearing Loss: How To Recognize & Cope With It

Who would have thought that the Woodstock generation would now be out pricing hearing aids?  Their elders at the time warned them about that “loud rock and roll” and predicted t...

May 6, 2017

Tom Dahm

Senior Sleep Disorders: Are You Dreaming About A Good Night’s Sleep?

Many seniors say they can’t remember the last time they had a good night’s sleep. Senior sleep disorders have many causes, and some may be easy to correct. Still, the majority of...

May 6, 2017

Bay Alarm Medical

Volunteering Benefits Seniors & Their Communities

For an increasing number of seniors, retirement isn’t so much a “time to stop working” as it is a “time to stop working for pay.” More than 20 million seniors v...

May 6, 2017

Bay Alarm Medical

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