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Reversing the aging process

In his book, Lifespan, Dr. David Sinclair, co-director of the Center for Biology of Aging Research at Harvard Medical School, makes some pretty bold statements. In a nutshell, he believes that it’s possible not only to slow down aging, but even to partially reverse it. For decades, Sinclair has been researching the role of various proteins...

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Minimizing senior fall risks

Most seniors are afraid of falling, and for good reason. According to the CDC, accidental falls are the leading cause of death in the elderly. They account for one-fourth of all hospital admissions and nearly half of all nursing home admissions. A fall often causes fractures to the arm, hand, ankle, spine, pelvis and hip, with the hip being...

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Spooky ghost poop

Recently I had a patient tell me that ever since her hemorrhoids have been successfully treated in the private comfort of my office, she has spooky ghost poops. Naturally we shared a laugh before she explained to me that when she goes to the bathroom to poop, there is no wiping. Everything just slides out and it’s like nothing was...

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Independence, Privacy, Dignity, Choice—these four tenets are at the forefront of resident care at Aberdeen Crossings

There’s always something new and exciting at Aberdeen Crossings Assisted Living in Highland Heights. After a long year of lock-downs and isolation from family due to Covid-19, the residents are back in action, welcoming visitors and busy planning new activities along with Diane Strunak, Senior Living Counselor. “I approach all of the...

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With an affordable dentistry membership plan and the latest technological advancements, Advanced Dentistry is making oral healthcare accessible to all

Now is the time when most employees select their medical insurance plans for the coming year. This year, instead of signing up for the same dental insurance, you may want to check out a novel membership plan offered by a local dentist. When you look at the numbers, you will see that you may actually save money—and at the same time get...

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