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Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of Philosophy

Specialty: Developmental Psychology
Portland, Oregon
I am a native New Yorker whose background includes a Ph.D. in Developmental Psychology and a law... Full Bio
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Fending Off Fall by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Not sure how many people play this game ... My friends here do not play this game - so it’s not that universal. What game? Each Fall I play “How late into Fall I can go ... Read on »
Fighting the Stereotypes of Senior Citizenship: 3 ways to do this by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health         In the United States, and some other countries, senior citizenship comes with some highly negative stereotypes. Sadly, we in th ... Read on »
Find Your Strongest Life by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Find Your Strongest Life Marcus Buckingham  This book starts with the premise that women are unhappier than they were 40 years ago and that ... Read on »
Food And Brain Shrinkage by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health What are we doing to our brains We now know that poor diets and damage to the hypothalamus are related. Here's another reason to eat more healthy foo ... Read on »
Food Insecurity in the United States? Yes! by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Food insecurity is a nicer way of saying you are going hungry! Like Mother Hubbard our cupboards are bare! And as we grow older, more of us are falling into ... Read on »
For Pacific North West people: heat wave coming! by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Having lived on the hot and very humid East Coast with a personal history of heat exhaustion - I know the symptoms and what to do to take care - yet even then I have had pro ... Read on »
Friends: What a Wonderful World by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health A Twitter friend just sent this to me - just had to post it - it's such a gift! glyconutrients, healthy aging, growing older, aging, nutrition, exercise, eating prop ... Read on »
Funny Prayer about Getting Old by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health A friend sent this to me for posting [thank you Britt] It plays on osme of the steretyopes I have written about but even so I laughed a lot watching it! ... Read on »
Giving Thanks by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Happy Thanksgiving or Happy Thursday I love Thanksgiving – but it has not been a family holiday in ages and has rather become an extended-family holiday where friends ... Read on »
Glasses Or Contacts – The Age Old Debate by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health This is my personal experience with both contacts and glasses – I’ll start with the pros and cons of each as I see them. Glasses Pros easy to put on ... Read on »
Good News! Search the Internet! by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health For those of us who are on the Internet - we are boosting our brain power! [See full article here: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/health/7667610.stm ] It seems that sear ... Read on »
Got 15 Minutes? Get Started on Your Exercising! by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health   I know – exercise is the last thing on your to-do list and the first thing that gets brushed aside when you are "too busy" or "too stressed" or "too too…" ... Read on »
Grapefruit Juice and Your Medications by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health The post Grapefruit Juice and Your Medications appeared first on grow older better . If you ans ... Read on »
Halloween and make believe for adults by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Ah - the day you can actually BE something or someone else.... Did you put on a costume and go to a party this weekend? Or did you do phone banking or canvassing for a c ... Read on »
Happy December by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health The calendar tells me today is December 1! The weather out there tells me is Spring...My bulbs are starting to grow and if the warm weather remains I will soon have narcissus ... Read on »
Happy New Year; Happy New Puppy by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health The post Happy New Year; Happy New Puppy appeared first on grow older better .   So happy new y ... Read on »
Happy Tax Day by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health I gave up yesterday and filed for an extension. Extensions and I get along just famously! First learned of them way back when and have been an avid user ever since - altho ... Read on »
Happy Thanksgiving by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health A day of giving thanks for many things: our country will have a new president come January 20th! my son is happy I have good friends offline and online I a ... Read on »
Healthy Aging รข?? A 21st Century Possibility by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health   Here is an article I re-edited on ezine articles.  I wrote it a while ago but the info is still good – always will be too.  Online at:  http://bit.ly/15Vbzt We a ... Read on »
Heat waves are BAD for you! by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Wow – a 10 day heat wave – each day we hit at least 90 and a few were over 100 and up to 107. With no AC – inside my house was about 8 degrees cooler! Yes it meant ... Read on »