Where did I put my keys…where did I put my phone…who was I supposed to call…why did I come into this room? Everyone seems to experience this type of forgetfulness from time to time. It is quite common and can be brought on by a number of reasons. So what is forgetfulness? Simply put forgetfulness … Read more What is Forgetfulness? What’d I Just Say?
Have you ever asked yourself, what are reading glasses for? If you’ve reached a “certain age,” you’ve probably heard of them and know they are used for seeing close up. Before going further, I do advise you to see an eye doctor for an exam as part of your health care regime. The reason I … Read more Reading Glasses – The Why, Strengths and Styles
In a previous post, I discussed important legal documents seniors should have. Sometimes it can get overwhelming with the choices given when looking for a document program. In this article, we’ll take a look at which computer program will better fit your needs – Quicken WillMaker Plus 2019 vs. Quicken WillMaker & Trust Premium. A … Read more Quicken WillMaker Plus 2019 vs Quicken WillMaker & Trust 2020 Premium – Product Review
Yes, it happened again. You were exhausted, you went to bed, and now you can’t fall asleep. Or you fall asleep the minute your head hits the pillow, but you awaken in the middle of the night. Ugh, why does this happen and what can help. Seniors and sleep, or lack of, can be so … Read more Seniors and Sleep – 1 Sheep 2 Sheep
Some activities are more fun than others. However, there are certain activities everyone should do and preparing some legal documents is one of them. Once the process is completed, for me, it felt like a nagging voice was out of my head. Preparing those documents was like pulling teeth but once done I could relax. … Read more 5 Legal Documents Everyone Should Have – Including Seniors
Remember the days of childhood when you would hop on a bike and explore the neighborhood, ride to the store, follow the mailman (yes we did, poor guy lol) or just ride aimlessly around with a friend. That feeling of freedom on a bike ride doesn’t need to be a distant memory. Bicycles and seniors … Read more Bicycles and Seniors – I Bet You Haven’t Forgotten How
Are you facing surgery? If you are, is this your first surgery, number 10 or somewhere in between? No matter your answer, you might be asking yourself – when it comes to surgery and age does age matter? Let me start by saying that due to advances in both technology and medication most surgeries turn … Read more Surgery and the Elderly – Does Age Matter?
I recently came upon the sport of pickleball when talking to a neighbor of mine. Before then, for some reason, I thought it was a card game. I had a vague memory of hearing the name once or twice before but had no idea what this new sport was. What a surprise, it’s not new, … Read more Pickleball and Seniors
Do you remember the comedy duo Cheech and Chong? They were the epitome of the drug culture, especially their love of cannabis (weed, grass, MaryJane, marijuana) in the 1970s and beyond. Among many people, there is a misunderstanding that CBD Oil has the same effects as marijuana. Though derived from the same plant, CBD Oil … Read more CBD and Seniors – Not Your Cheech and Chong
Hello and welcome to Senior Living in the USA. I’m excited to be part of this journey with you and see what we might learn and share in this community. Senior Living in the USA explores the nuances of senior living. You’re not the same as your parents were as a Senior. A new … Read more About Debbie