Category Archives: Old People

Tips For Healthy Living

Title: Tips For Healthy Living Author: HSE, ROI Full Text & Source: http://www.hse.ie/eng/services/list/4/olderpeople/tipsforhealthyliving/ The Internet, Online, 2/3/2016 Sample Text: These are lots of ways to help keep yourself well and healthy as you age. On these pages, you can read … Continue reading

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Health A-Z

Title:Health A-Z – Conditions and treatments Author: NHS, UK Full Text & Source:http://www.nhs.uk/Conditions/Pages/hub.aspx The Internet, Online, 2/3/2016 Sample Text: Common conditions Chickenpox Thrush Depression Sciatica Norovirus infections Diabetes Back pain Glandular fever Menopause Kidney infection Childhood conditions Measles Diarrhoea Mumps … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s Poetry Project

Title: Alzheimer’s Poetry Project Author: Brooklyn Arts Council Full Text & Source: http://www.alzpoetry.com/reading/ The Internet, Online, 30/10/2015 Sample Text: Double, double toil and trouble; Fire burn, and caldron bubble. —William Shakespeare Few Thoughts on Reading and Reciting Poetry in Public Holding … Continue reading

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Caregiver’s Guide to Understanding Dementia Behaviors

Title: Caregiver’s Guide to Understanding Dementia Behaviors Author: National Centre On Caregiving, USA Full Text & Source: https://caregiver.org/caregiving-issues-and-strategies The Internet, Online, 28/7/2015 Whether you’re trying to work out a care plan for your aging parents with your siblings, or searching … Continue reading

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Older & Bolder… Off Their Rockers ..May I Still Be Funny When I’m Old

Hope I will keep my sense of humour even when I’m a little old lady..ha It’s a funny comedy TV show. Off Their Rockers is a British hidden camera sketch series on ITV. The programme sees senior citizens turn the … Continue reading

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Oh My God, I am turning into my mother! By Annette J Dunlea

The signs are there: Always buying some plants and scented candles when doing the weekly shop. I am a feeder. Everyone who calls to the house I make a pot of tea and feed with my home baking. I practice … Continue reading

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Growing Old By Matthew Arnold

What is it to grow old? Is it to lose the glory of the form, The luster of the eye? Is it for beauty to forego her wreath? —Yes, but not this alone. Is it to feel our strength— Not … Continue reading

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