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Jim Flanagan of Bentron Financial Group is also founder of the Celebrating Seniors Coalition. (Inside Edge PR Photo)
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On June 12th: `Social Security: More Than Meets the Eye’ Comes to Winfield Park District

Type “social security” into Google and more than 1.3 billion entries materialize in one-sixth of a second. That’s not an attempt at humorous hyperbole—it’s literally … Read more ›

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Golden Oak Club for Seniors Coming to Cantigny Park

Cantigny Park in Wheaton is pleased to announce a new social club for seniors that will meet on the first and third Monday of the … Read more ›

Stan Allured, who manages the garden plots at Wyndemere, takes a whiff of the basil he grows. (Patricia Murphy/TribLocal photo)

Seniors plot to bring vegetables, flowers to life

Stan Allured knows that when he sits down for a meal at Wyndemere, a retirement community for seniors in Wheaton, he’s in for a flavorful … Read more ›

End of free rides for most senior citizens prompts questions about how to pay. (Chicago Tribune photo)

End of free rides for most senior citizens prompts questions about how to pay

As free rides on the CTA, Metra and Pace end for most senior citizens in less than a week, transit officials on Thursday offered help, … Read more ›

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The Hoarding Dilemma: When and How to Help

By Shay Jacobson, RN, MA, NCGPresident, Lifecare Innovations, Inc. National Certified GuardianAndMartha M. KernDirector, Lifecare Home Solutions, Inc. The problem of hoarding has recently garnered … Read more ›

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When a Caregiver Poses a Risk to Your Family

Envision this scenario: Your parents live at home with a private caregiver they have employed for some time. The family issues paychecks to the caregiver … Read more ›

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Free programs to support chronic disease self management

If you suffer from a chronic disease and share the belief that misery loves company, you may be comforted in knowing that you have something … Read more ›

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Townhome Open House

townhome availableOpen houseDelnor Glen Senior Living975 North Fifth AvenueSt. Charles, Ill March 27, 2011 Noon-3:00PM Read more ›

Local In-home senior care provider to raise awareness of the importance of early detection of Alzheimer’s
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Senior Helpers Joins the Alzheimer’s Association Alzheimer’s Early Detection Alliance

Senior Helpers, the nation’s fastest growing provider of in-home care for seniors, recently announced their participation in the Alzheimer’s Association Alzheimer’s Early Detection Alliance (AEDA). … Read more ›

Healthy, active lifestyles can significantly reduce risks for major health problems
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Warmer Weather a Wakeup Call for Illinois Seniors to Get Up, Get Out, Get Moving

As the grips of a harsh winter begin to give way to the warmth of spring across the greater Chicago area, it’s time for local … Read more ›