Wednesday, December 11, 2019

AGING WELL

AGING WELL

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Why Middle Tennessee Employers Should Support Employee Caregivers

from Council on Aging of Middle Tennessee Over the past 18 months, the Council on Aging (COA) of Middle Tennessee has embarked on a journey...
Healthy Foods

Healthy Eating Tips for Summer

from Caregivers by WholeCare No matter our age, good nutrition plays a big role in our overall health. The healthier food we eat, the better we...

Elder Abuse & Scam Prevention

Council on Aging November Scam IRS Scam Letters

How to Identify a Fake IRS Letter

from Council on Aging of Middle Tennessee A few months ago, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) reported complaints from people receiving fake letters supposedly from...
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Scams and Older Consumers: Looking at the Data

by Lesley Fair Attorney, Division of Consumer & Business Education The FTC recently sent a report to Congress called Protecting Older Consumers 2018-2019. The report suggests...

Active Living

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Tennessee YMCA’s to Discontinue Silver Sneakers Program

Silver Sneakers, the health and fitness program designed for adults 65+ that’s included with many Medicare Plans, will not be available at Tennessee YMCA's...
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10 Events for Seniors in September

Rutherford County has three active senior citizen community centers that host events nearly every day of the month. There's plenty to do no matter...

Transportation

Signs that Driving Has Become an Issue for Your Aging Relative

Signs that Driving Has Become an Issue for Your Aging Relative

from Aging & Caring: A Guide for Families and Caregivers by Council on Aging of Middle Tennessee  We all want to maintain our independence by...
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Finding Safe, Affordable Transportation for Your Aging Parent

According to an AARP study, an estimated 25.5 million caregivers – six in 10 – report being employed while caregiving, and more than half...