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of Clare County

4 top tips for upgrading your health and wellness routine

(BPT) - For many, the longer days, warmer temperatures, and blooming flowers of spring and summer bring a renewed sense of energy and motivation to paint the garage or freshen up the garden. However, …
As more physicians approach retirement age, are we prepared for the shortfall?
DocBuddy cited data from the Health Resources and Services Administration to visualize the projected shortages in the health care industry, specifically among physicians.
Learn How to Protect Yourself from Medicare Fraud
(Family Features) Anyone on Medicare is at risk of Medicare-related fraud, and the Medicare program continues to warn people to watch out for scammers who steal Medicare Numbers and other personal information to exploit beneficiaries' benefits.

Why your skin isn't getting the most out of your beauty sleep

(BPT) - If you're looking to improve your skin's appearance, ask yourself: What are you doing for your skin while you're asleep? Because about one-third of your day is spent sleeping, make the most …

Cities with the most singles 65 and over

Because Market used data from the 2021 American Community Survey five-year estimates to determine which U.S. cities have the most singles over 65.  

Calling All Bearded Men Who Do Good, While Looking Good

(BPT) - Are you changing the world for the better? If you’re rocking a beard, chances are your answer is "YES!" In fact, a recent study by Wahl found that men with beards are 13% more …

Access-Friendly Sliding Doors Create Pathways to Easier Living

(BPT) - As aging in place and multi-generational households continue trending, integrating universal design into homes has become essential. Improvements, such as wider doorways for accessibility, …

Best county to retire in every state

Stacker looks at the best county to retire in every state according to Niche's 2020 ratings. Some factors that determined the rankings include cost of living, crime rate, and population over the age of 65.
News for Seniors

Eisai Is Pioneering Alzheimer’s Research and Working to Improve the Experience of People Living with the Disease

(BPT) - Sponsored by Eisai Inc.Understanding Alzheimer’s diseaseDementia — a term that encompasses a group of disorders that can affect memory, language, and thinking — can have …

3 tips on how to be a savvy spender this summer

(BPT) - Summer is the season of events — from graduations and BBQs to weddings and holiday weekends, these next few months are filled with exciting plans. As commitments add up, so can the …

Got retinal disease? Retina specialists’ unique imaging tools can help preserve vision

(BPT) - Advances in early detection and treatment of retinal diseases made possible by retina specialists can preserve sight and virtually eliminate vision loss from conditions such as age-related …

Protect Yourself from Medicare Scams

(Family Features) Anyone on Medicare is at risk of Medicare-related fraud, and the Medicare program continues to warn people to watch out for scammers who steal Medicare Numbers and other personal information to exploit beneficiaries' benefits.

Four Ways to Save on Celebrations this Season

(BPT) - The arrival of spring brings excitement and anticipation for the many milestone celebrations that will take place. And, it’s not just the annual Mother’s and Father’s Day, …

Supporting seniors in the ‘new normal’: Tips for combating social isolation and loneliness

(BPT) - For many Americans, life today feels typical — we’re back in school, returning to the office and are enjoying our hobbies and social lives. Connecting in-person with friends and …

10 walkable cities popular with seniors

Because Market ranked 10 cities for their walkability and populations aged 65 and older, citing data from Walkscore and the Census Bureau.