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Healthy mouth, healthy body

Healthy mouth, healthy body

Taking care of your dental health is important at all stages of life

Staying on top of dental care and oral hygiene is an important piece of the health puzzle, especially as we age.
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Wednesday, February 25, 2015/Author: Michele Dinman/Number of views (5)/Comments (-)/
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Creating communities that all generations can call home is worth the effort

Creating communities that all generations can call home is worth the effort

Greater Richmond Region recognized for intergenerational focus

When a community strives to meet the needs and celebrate the strengths of people of all ages, good things happen.
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Friday, February 20, 2015/Author: Guest Author/Number of views (51)/Comments (-)/
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Vaccines are not just for kids

Vaccines are not just for kids

Making sure you are up-to-date on vaccinations is something to discuss with your doctor

Vaccination is the smart way to keep communicable diseases in check.
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015/Author: Michele Dinman/Number of views (729)/Comments (-)/
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Screenings are good for your health

Screenings are good for your health

The best way to detect health problems early is to schedule regular screenings

Take charge of your health and schedule necessary screenings today.
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Thursday, January 22, 2015/Author: Michele Dinman/Number of views (756)/Comments (-)/
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Being the new kid on the workplace block--at 57

Being the new kid on the workplace block--at 57

Guest blogger Mary Calhoun shares career survival instincts that are timeless

Looking for a job as an older adult can be daunting, but finding the right job is worth the hunt.
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Monday, January 12, 2015/Author: Mary Calhoun/Number of views (911)/Comments (-)/
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Power walking that exercises the body and the mind

Power walking that exercises the body and the mind

Guest blogger Betty Higbie shares how her walking group inspires accountability and curiosity

Power walking doesn't have to take place on a track or in the mall. For one OASIS group, the walking is simply a good way to explore.
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Thursday, January 08, 2015/Author: Guest Author/Number of views (1229)/Comments (-)/
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Social engagement: a key to successful aging

Social engagement: a key to successful aging

OASIS continues to meet a growing need

The OASIS mission to promote successful aging remains crucial to to our country, as the number of adults age 65 and older increases dramatically over the next 20 years.
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Monday, January 05, 2015/Author: Marcia Kerz/Number of views (1158)/Comments (-)/
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The Gift of Christmas

The Gift of Christmas

As families grow and change, so do celebrations and traditions

One of the best gifts we can give our grown children is the chance to create holiday traditions with their own families.
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Tuesday, December 16, 2014/Author: Jeanne Foster/Number of views (1757)/Comments (-)/
Categories: Life after 50
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Volunteering can be the gift of a lifetime

Volunteering can be the gift of a lifetime

Holidays might be the perfect time to explore volunteering

In the season of giving, the most valuable gift might be your time and your talents.
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Monday, December 15, 2014/Author: Shelby/Number of views (2254)/Comments (-)/
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Generation gaps can get in the way of valuable common ground

Generation gaps can get in the way of valuable common ground

Wellness with Cindy

Generation gaps often get in the way of good conversation in the workplace and families, but it doesn't have to be this way.
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Wednesday, December 10, 2014/Author: Cindy/Number of views (1844)/Comments (-)/
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Is it time for a screening?

Is it time for a screening?

Colorectal cancer is best detected early with colonoscopy

 One of the best ways to detect colorectal cancer is to have regular screenings.
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Monday, December 08, 2014/Author: Michele Dinman/Number of views (1878)/Comments (-)/
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Popcorn and pics

Popcorn and pics

Mature movie musings from Lynn F. Hamilton, Founder of the Silver Screen Series

Silver Screen Series founder Lynn F. Hamilton recommends the film Harold and Maude for a refreshing perspective on aging and joyful living.
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Thursday, December 04, 2014/Author: Guest Author/Number of views (2177)/Comments (-)/
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Medicare open enrollment

Medicare open enrollment

December 7 is last day to make changes for 2015

 Last-minute help for Medicare Open Enrollment is available.
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Wednesday, December 03, 2014/Author: Kathleen/Number of views (2067)/Comments (-)/
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New tool makes dining out the healthy way easier

New tool makes dining out the healthy way easier

HealthyDiningFinder.com takes the guesswork out of eating out

 Staying healthy while dining out is possible with new tool.
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Monday, December 01, 2014/Author: Anne Heinrich/Number of views (2048)/Comments (-)/
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Exercise is an important part of the conversation about diabetes

Exercise is an important part of the conversation about diabetes

National diabetes month good time to discuss importance of exercise for diabetics

The importance of exercise is sometimes overlooked in conversations about diabetes treatment and prevention.
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Tuesday, November 25, 2014/Author: Juliet Curtis/Number of views (2776)/Comments (-)/
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