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SeniorCare 49th Anniversary Celebration

9/3/2021: In response to the pandemic situation, this event has been changed to an online event. Please see details below. Presented by:

Strokes

Sep 17, 2021 Someone in the United States has a stroke every 40 seconds. A stroke can happen to anyone, at any time, at any age. A fetus can experience a stroke. However, three quarters of all strokes happen in people age 65 and over. Every 4 minutes, someone dies of stroke—more than 130,000 people…
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Difficulty Sleeping

Sep 10, 2021 Ever since I was a young adult, I have had periods of insomnia. In 1994, I did not sleep more than an hour a night for almost four weeks. It was a miserable month for me and for everyone in my life. Insomnia is a sleep disorder that impacts our ability to…
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Romance Scams

Sep 3, 2021 Evelyn is in her early sixties. She was divorced a few years ago, and thought it was time to try dating again. She signed up for an online dating service that markets specifically to people over 50 and set up her profile. In the first week, she received several responses to her…
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Pneumococcal Vaccine

Sep 1, 2021 Just as we were on the cusp of normal, the Delta variant is showing us just how virulent COVID-19 is.  Here we are again wearing masks indoors and taking all necessary precautions.  The vaccines are proving effective in lessening symptoms and preventing hospitalizations and death in breakout cases. COVID-19 took a toll…
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COVID-19 Vaccines

Aug 27, 2021 The news has been full of stories about COVID-19 vaccines, and the possible need for booster shots or a third inoculation for some people.  Unfortunately, we are seeing a significant amount of contradictory information. How do we know which information source is accurate? As many of us use the internet to try…
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Medical Transportation Drivers Needed

Aug 26, 2021 Volunteer Drivers needed – Find your purpose! SeniorCare is actively seeking kind-hearted Volunteer Drivers to provide transportation to medical appointments for our older neighbors. Volunteers are especially needed in Beverly, Gloucester & Rockport. Schedule is Flexible; the volunteers let us know what days and times they’re available. Volunteers willing to drive to…
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National Aviation Day

Aug 20, 2021 Yesterday, August 19, was National Aviation Day.  The holiday was established in 1939 by Franklin Delano Roosevelt, who issued a presidential proclamation which designated the anniversary of Orville Wright’s birthday as National Aviation Day. I went on my first airplane trip when I was a toddler and have flown all over the…
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Find Housing in Massachusetts

Aug 19, 2021 Whether you’re on a fixed income or make over $100,000 a year Working with owners and public sector partners, Housing Navigator MA has built a database of income-restricted rentals from all over the state.

National Senior Citizens Day

Aug 21, 2021 Proclamation 5847 — National Senior Citizens Day, 1988 August 19, 1988 By the President of the United States of America A Proclamation Throughout our history, older people have achieved much for our families, our communities, and our country. That remains true today, and gives us ample reason this year to reserve a…
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