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Baby Boomers Downsizing? Tips on your next home-or-Real Estate Investors Give Those Baby Boomers What they Want by Lisa D. Patient Expert Posted Tue 28 Oct 2008 9:48pm Earlier this week I wrote about the widening gap between what my baby boomer clients want in senior housing, and what the developers are offering. A number of times over the last year I've looked at Ranch style homes (we call them ramblers in Minnesota) with baby boomer clients who had the hopes of purchasing a home with all the facilities on o ... Read on »
Baby Boomers New Babies? by Lisa D. Patient Expert Posted Tue 28 Oct 2008 9:48pm    Other than a new baby, nothing will make you as happy and drive you as crazy as a new puppy (I know I said I was going to get back to aging issues.  Bear with me, I'll tie this in one way or another). At my house all we talk about is the last time the puppy peed or pooped. While they take a ton of time and energy, there's nothing like c ... Read on »
CDC Says Test All Baby Boomers for HepC by Alvin B. Lin Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted Mon 21 May 2012 3:00am Did you know that this past Saturday was the first ever National Hepatitis Testing Day?  Yeah, I missed that memo, too.  Hepatitis is another one of those silent killers that we're finding out more about each day.  More specifically, hepatitis A is the food-borne virus that you might hear about in the news.   Hepatitis B (HepB or HBV) is th ... Read on »
Baby Boomers, Here's Some Humor For You! by Robin P. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Wed 22 Oct 2008 4:38pm Some humor from my friend Kim Klaver for all of the baby boomers out there. Worth a few minutes of your time, you will laugh! Baby Boomers watch now. Click Start....Have speakers on and enjoy. Email Robin Here Subscribe to Whole Food And More Things to know about your daily vitamin before you buy Find Grass Fed-Meat Read on »
Insomnia - Is this another issue baby boomer women are expect to just accept? by Diane O. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Wed 09 Feb 2011 10:20am Insomnia is not one of the rewards I was expecting as I entered this next phase of life as a baby boomer woman! Lack of sleep all starts when you start a family. (Well actually it started before that. College and as a young professional it was work, nap, go out at night, sleep a little, work …. But that is not the point here). As mother ... Read on »
Alzheimer's Ready to Attack Baby Boomer Generation (Chart) by Bob DeMarco Patient Expert Posted Thu 02 Apr 2009 12:53pm Alzheimer's disease is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States (now surpassing diabetes). In people over age 65, it is the fifth leading cause of death. If a treatment or cure is not fund, Alzheimer's is likely to devastate the baby boomer generation. By the time you read this article and look at the chart, another ... Read on »
Baby Boomer Alzheimer's Perspective by Bob DeMarco Patient Expert Posted Sun 03 Jan 2010 8:56pm I spent thousands and thousands of hours thinking about Alzheimer's -- so far. I lived Alzheimer's from the front row for more than 53,000 hours..... By Bob DeMarco It is now more than six years since I started taking care of my mother, Dorothy, who suffers from Alzheimer's disease. During this time, I read extens ... Read on »
Baby Boomers – Growing Old Gracefully – Part 1 by Len S. Patient Expert Posted Thu 31 Oct 2013 7:00am By Dr. Michael Wald Can Good Nutrition Help less and treat joint and muscle pain in Baby Boomers? The concepts provided in this and forthcoming articles about health and the baby bomber, when applied to your life, have the potential to keep you well much longer with less disability and increased longevity. If you are over 65 years old ... Read on »
It's a Baby Boomer Theme - Caring for Aging Parents by Sharon K. Brothers, MSW Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Wed 08 Oct 2008 10:59am We were at an end-of-summer garden party last weekend. The day was unexpectedly warm and sunny, and we arrived to the beautiful creek-side yard of our friends Lane and Maureen. Many of the people there were friends we had known for decades. As we mingled and caught up with old friends, we shared what had occupied our time this past summer. ... Read on »
Baby Boomer Women, we love lingerie too! by Diane O. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Mon 14 Feb 2011 8:24am Baby boomer women so often are portrayed as old, frumpy women. Well, NOT. I do not accept that as a label for my friends and me. We are hot, fun women! Bikinis and Bifocals women! And we love lingerie just as well as the thin hot young models do. It troubles me when the ads etc are only for young women. We love sexy items too you know. ... Read on »