Author Archives: Delane

Transportation Cost for Seniors

        Written by Ronnie Friedland, Care.com editor   | Finding transportation options is a major issue for seniors who have had to give up driving. Having alternative means of transportation, whether through a town’s senior services or through family and friends, can … Continue reading

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Aging

Leandra Becerra Lumbreras, born in northeast Mexico, claims to have been born on Aug. 31, 1887 – meaning she turned 127 on Sunday and that would make her the oldest human being ever on the face of the earth. She … Continue reading

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Mill Valley Attracts Seniors

Mill Valley, a small, charming town, located a few miles north of San Francisco, is perfect for senior visitors who enjoy history, museums and the arts.  Fodor’s calls the town “chic and woodsy.” Two financial magazines, MONEY and CNN/Money, named Mill … Continue reading

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Medicare to Help Seniors Choose Health Care Providers with Five-Star Ratings

By Dr. Patrick Conway, CMS Deputy Administrator for Innovation and Quality,  Chief Medical Officer June 27, 2014 – When buying a product or service, looking at ratings can often help narrow down the choices. Some websites offer “star” ratings that … Continue reading

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Fall Prevention

  Annually, one in every three adults ages 65 or older will falls and 2 million are treated in emergency departments for fall-related injuries. And the risk of falling increases with each decade of life. The long-term consequences of fall … Continue reading

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Emergency Preparedness Presented by Collaborating Agencies Responding to Disaster.

On Monday, March 10th a 6.9 earthquake struck offshore in Northern California near Eureka. While no one was injured this event conjures up thoughts about “the Big One” or some other disasters we should prepare for. Our next guest speaker … Continue reading

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Senior Moments Salutes Black History Month

              Our February Senior Moments meeting will include African American’s sharing  personal stories.  We will also hear presentations about those who contributed to the fabric of this nation. We encourage all attendees to bring cards since … Continue reading

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Senior Moments Holiday Mixer & Potluck Lunch

December’s Meeting Agenda: While we will network, eat and enjoy our time together, we will also finalize our toy drive and hear words of encouragement from Chaplin Betty Clark about chasing away the holiday blues. For many, this time of … Continue reading

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Senior Moments Wants to Know…

How is Your Hearing? Hearing Loss, Hearing Aid Technology, & Effective Communication Strategies with Hard of Hearing People Presented by Senior Moments November’s Guest Speaker: Dr. Mimi Salamat, Ph.D. Clinical Audiologist & Tinnitus Specialist Dr. Mimi will be explaining basic … Continue reading

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Senior Moments Salute To Partner Luncheon

After 8 years in existence without outside funding Senior Moments,an all volunteer program, is delighted to host its first fundraiser and luncheon! While we are proud we did not required funding to operate for this length of time, our current … Continue reading

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