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Keeping your immune system healthy is a way to keep the flu bug away

Posted on February 17, 2020 - Flu season is here. It’s important that we get our flu shots — but there are plenty of other ways to lower our risk, report experts from Purdue University.

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What Makes a Good Relationship? Gratitude Helps, Say Experts.

Posted on February 12, 2020 - Flowers? Candy? Jewelry? This Valentine’s Day, give your beloved something that will really make a difference—a genuine expression of appreciation and gratitude, not only for all that they do, but for who they are.

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Is your New Year's resolution to retire in 2020? Here's how that might affect health

Posted on February 10, 2020 - Retirement: good or bad for your health and wealth? The American Heart Association weighs the pros and cons of this complicated question.

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Brain Health: What Really Works?

Posted on February 5, 2020 - Polls show that when it comes to aging, worrying about memory loss is a top concern of Americans. A recent study conducted by the University of Michigan Institute for Healthcare Policy and Innovation found that nearly half of middle-age residents of the U.S. think they’re at risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease or another type of dementia.

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Many older people's glasses are of wrong power

Posted on February 4, 2020 - Any number of visual disorders can make it harder for older adults to see. A study from Sweden found another, treatable, factor: many seniors have the wrong prescription in their eyeglasses!

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