Author: Noble's Pond

De-Stressing From the Holidays

December 1st, 2017

The most wonderful time of the year, huh? So why do the holidays sometimes feel like a month-long panic attack? “During the holidays, people have such high expectations for things to be perfect,” says Jon Abramowitz, PhD, professor of … Read the rest

Going Back to School After Retirement

November 1st, 2017

It’s not just children who head back to the classroom every fall. Retirees have a variety of options to take college-level classes at affordable prices and sometimes even for free. Here are some ways to increase your knowledge in retirement, … Read the rest

Safety Precautions for Your Home

October 1st, 2017

Home security is essential to keeping your house and family safe from crime. While it may seem like a daunting task, there are some simple steps you can take to protect your home and family — whether as DIY projects … Read the rest

Driver Improvement for Seniors

September 1st, 2017

Driving is a skill that can and should be continually improved. AAA’s Roadwise Driver™ is a course that can be taken online or in a classroom to help senior drivers keep driving knowledge fresh and get the most out of … Read the rest

Exercise-What’s Good for You and Not So Good

August 1st, 2017

Since you’ve turned 50, you may have noticed that it’s becoming increasingly difficult to lose weight, particularly around your middle. It’s not your imagination. Because your muscle mass declines with age, the rate at which you burn calories decreases as … Read the rest

Can Your Skin Survive the Summer Months?

July 1st, 2017

Do you think of your skin as a beautiful feature to be bared when the weather warms up? Or is it simply a protective shell, an instrument for touch, or a telling clue to your age? While your skin may … Read the rest

Travel Opportunities for Older Adults

June 1st, 2017

There are many ways to travel around the USA and the world for people in their 50s, 60s, 70s, and beyond. Whether you are retired or not, the lure of travel beckons people of all ages to shake off their … Read the rest

Military Appreciation Month

May 1st, 2017

You may know of some of them, but May is filled with holidays that honor the U.S. military. If you’re looking for ideas on how to pay respects during this year’s Military Appreciation Month, observing a few more holidays is … Read the rest

Scams for Seniors

April 1st, 2017

Financial scams targeting seniors have become so prevalent that they’re now considered “the crime of the 21st century.” Why? Because seniors are thought to have a significant amount of money sitting in their accounts.

Financial scams also often go unreported … Read the rest

Winter Blues and Your Health

March 1st, 2017

If you’re starting to feel like nothing but a very full, very strong pot of coffee will get you out of bed, join the club. Holiday bills are high, temperatures are low, and the days are way too short. Here,

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