Wellness

photo of a senior woman holding her lower back, representing the concept of kidney pain

Know Your Kidneys

The American Kidney Fund’s education campaign, Know Your Kidneys, promotes understanding of how kidneys work in order to prevent and manage kidney disease.

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When a Caregiver Dies

A little forethought for those left behind when a caretaker dies can ease much of the suffering left by the consequences of their passing.

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Lynn’s Garage Gym

Lynn’s Garage Gym

“Lynn’s Garage Gym” opened in 2020, and it has saved a few of us from becoming slugs, sitting on sofas surrounded by Tootsie Roll wrappers.

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Pumpkin: Autumn Gold

Pumpkin: Autumn Gold

Pumpkin was a revered part of Indigenous peoples’ diet, and pumpkin seeds were valued for their oil and medicinal properties. 

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Photo of four seniors playing doubles pickleball

Pickled over Pickleball

An unexpected impact of the pandemic has found seniors, who are often associated with shuffleboard & bingo, getting physical with pickleball.

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  • ISI 183 August September 2022

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