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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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being thankful by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health I love Thanksgiving – now that I am an adult.  As a child, I did not like it  - we spent the day with relatives and I was bored – it was the pre-TV days. ... Read on »
Holidays and Family = ? by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven 1 Comment Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Holidays PLUS family equals [what] for you? Holidays can be very,  and I mean VERY,  stressful for grown ups who are spending that time with family of origin [those y ... Read on »
After the rainstorm by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health I usually miss the start of the rainbows when they are brightest – especially the double ones – but today I was lucky   Read on »
More On Medicare Open Season Stupidity by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health subtitled – why we need Health Care Reform and need it very badly Got my 186 pages of Medicare and my private insurance coverage information  a few weeks ago.  ... Read on »
Monosodium Glutamate. Is it bad for you? by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health I can' t tolerate MSG and avoid it when I can read a label. It makes me dizzy and nauseous. Sometimes after I eat some foods I feel the same way and after reading an ... Read on »
Aging and Weight Gain – is it a given? by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health I' ve had a few discussions with friends lately about aging and weight gain.  I think it' s a myth that you MUST gain weight as you age yet many I know believe th ... Read on »
The PEX Plumbing Project by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Last winter my pipes froze and burst    and I did not have water to all of my house til this Fall when we finally figured out the best way to re-do the plumbing for ... Read on »
Exercise and FUN by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health I always say if something is not fun; it’s not for me and I can only guess that others feel the same way. Exercise is one of those things that needs to be fun if ... Read on »
Mail like this makes me ANGRY by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Today I got this in the mail. The most noticeable feature of the envelope is the black and white pattern – along with the  ALL CAPS WORDS TELLING ME HOW IMPOR ... Read on »
Plants as Living Thoughts by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health   Years ago, my mother gave me a cutting of a plant that a friend had given her years and years before that.  The friend was one of her childhood friends and my ... Read on »
LOL – sad but still LOL by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health I’m sorry if these get repetitious but I find them funny but sad as well since people do fall for them.   It’s another take on "you can get money here" scams.  First ... Read on »
Do I like being old? by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health From a friend back East I had posted this before my mess up and it was lost when I reverted to a backup- so here it is again…and yes I now back up every day – I d ... Read on »
Open Season for Medicare and the 1st one turned me off already! by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health   It’s that time of year again!  Open Season for Seniors!  Or is it Open Season ON Seniors?  [I was going to say pissed me off in the title but thought that would ... Read on »
Healthy Aging â?? 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 »
I love the sky and what’s in it by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health  When I was a kid I loved lying on the ground watching clouds, planes, birds and stars.  We lived sort of near Idlewild [now JFK]  so planes have been part of my lif ... Read on »
Money scams by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health My first post on the WordPress site and it’s about these ubiquitous scammers. I know some believe these letters or they’d stop – but I sure hope that by posting o ... Read on »
The blog is moved! by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health This blog is now part of a new website and can be found at: http://growolderbetter.com The blog part can be read by clicking on the tab "blog" - but other topi ... Read on »
Still learnin after all these years :D by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Almost ready to start placing posts on the new Word Press site for this blog. I have spent a lot of time learning Word Press and the Thesis theme that I am using and t ... Read on »
Still learnin after all these years :D by Dr. Lynn Dorman Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Almost ready to start placing posts on the new Word Press site for this blog. I have spent a lot of time learning Word Press and the Thesis theme that I am us ... Read on »