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Windows 10 will soon warn you when connecting to insecure Wi-Fi networks

Windows 10 will soon warn you when connecting to insecure Wi-Fi networks

Microsoft is adding warnings for users connecting to Wi-Fi with old outdated security protocols

The May 2019 Windows 10 update will include a new feature that warns users when connecting to Wi-Fi hotspots that are still using the old WPA or TKIP standards.

Wednesday, May 29, 2019/Ken Charvoz| Profile/Number of views (144)/Comments (0)/
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Deciding you are going to make healthy changes is the first step

Deciding you are going to make healthy changes is the first step

Easy ways to get started on your path to fitness

 The best way to get started with living a more healthy lifestyle is to be intentional.
Friday, October 03, 2014/Peter| Profile/Number of views (12871)/Comments (0)/
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Children bring home what they learn

The entire family benefits when a child knows about healthy choices

 The Oasis CATCH Healthy Habits program has benefits for volunteers 50+, children, and yes, their parents, too!
Thursday, October 09, 2014/Sarah Lovegreen| Profile/Number of views (13320)/Comments (0)/
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Women of the founding era: "remembering the ladies"

Women of the founding era: "remembering the ladies"

Guest blogger Joan Musbach provides context for role of women during the American Revolution

During the Founding Era, a woman's role was limited to home, hearth and husband, but things were things were starting to change.
Monday, March 09, 2015/Guest Author| Profile/Number of views (10212)/Comments (0)/
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Go take a walk

Go take a walk

National Walking Day is a good time to get started on a very healthy habit

Something as simple as a 30-minute walk can change your outlook for the day. Making walks, or any physical activity, a regular part of the routine requires being intentional.

Tuesday, March 31, 2015/Anne Heinrich| Profile/Number of views (12404)/Comments (0)/
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Clearing up confusion about Medicare

Clearing up confusion about Medicare

Oasis partners with NCOA to offer great service: My Medicare Matters

 

Understanding the complexities of Medicare can be really difficult.  It’s important to have a reliable resource as you navigate the process to get the coverage you need. With My Medicare Matters, help is just a click away.

Monday, April 06, 2015/Marcia Kerz| Profile/Number of views (20393)/Comments (0)/
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May is Older Americans Month

May is Older Americans Month

Let's "Get into the Act" and recognize older Americans for their contributions!

The Older Americans Act was passed the same year as Medicare. Over time, the Act has provided a nationwide aging services network and funding that helps older adults live with dignity in the communities of their choice for as long as possible.

Friday, May 01, 2015/Anne Heinrich| Profile/Number of views (15575)/Comments (0)/
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Staying Active: A Goal for Every Age

Staying Active: A Goal for Every Age

Dr. Sharon Brangman calls out a strategy to keep kids and adults healthy and active throughout life

Being active and working with kids are two keys to keep feeling young. These volunteers are making real strides in their strength, flexibility and general health.

Thursday, May 07, 2015/Guest Author| Profile/Number of views (21389)/Comments (0)/
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Being active should be fun for everyone

Being active should be fun for everyone

Who better to offer advice on keeping kids excited about being healthy than kids themselves?

CATCH Healthy Habits 4th grader Hannah Ott and other young advisors recently offered insights to the President’s Council on Fitness, Sport and Nutrition on the best ways to encourage healthy lifestyles for kids.

Thursday, May 07, 2015/Peter| Profile/Number of views (24864)/Comments (0)/
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Health and Fitness CATCHing on with young and the young-at-heart

Health and Fitness CATCHing on with young and the young-at-heart

National program shows that it’s never too early or too late to start living healthy

The President's Council on Fitness, Sports and Nutrition has cited CATCH Healthy Habits as a program to help children and older adults adopt lifelong habits for healthy lives.

Thursday, May 21, 2015/Janice Branham| Profile/Number of views (21117)/Comments (0)/
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Protect yourself and others from financial exploitation

Protect yourself and others from financial exploitation

Knowing the warning signs is a good place to start

As the world celebrates the 10th World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on June 15th, it’s a great time to reflect on what we all can do to prevent financial exploitation.

Monday, June 15, 2015/Guest Author| Profile/Number of views (23865)/Comments (0)/
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Our 2014 annual report shows how people are aging in a healthy way

Our 2014 annual report shows how people are aging in a healthy way

Adults 50+ expect more from life. Find out how Oasis helps them get what they want

Meet El, Hoagy, Ava, Laura and more of the people who are getting more out of life – and giving more – through Oasis.

Monday, June 22, 2015/Janice Branham| Profile/Number of views (0)/Comments (0)/
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With technology and gratitude, Suzanne Tobin navigates life with disabilities

With technology and gratitude, Suzanne Tobin navigates life with disabilities

July marks 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act

Writer Suzanne Tobin describes how technology and the Americans With Disabilities Act have shaped her “new normal.”

Tuesday, June 30, 2015/Guest Author| Profile/Number of views (19281)/Comments (0)/
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Teaching is a Healthy Habit for Genetra

Teaching is a Healthy Habit for Genetra

"I like to encourage others that no matter their age, they have the ability to lead healthy lives.”

The idea of changing our exercise or eating habits can be overwhelming. Genetra Bowser enjoys helping others find motivation to get started by leading Healthy Habits for Adults classes.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015/Brandon| Profile/Number of views (19923)/Comments (0)/
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Giving tutoring a try

Giving tutoring a try

Bill Kasalko shares the inspiring story of his first year as an Oasis tutor

 

Bill Kasalko never considered volunteering as a tutor, but when a friend suggested it, he gave it a try. After his first year, he’s glad he did.

 

Wednesday, August 19, 2015/Guest Author| Profile/Number of views (22787)/Comments (0)/
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