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  • Summer Safety for Seniors

    Winter is long gone and it’s time to enjoy the sun. Keep in mind these tips on summer safety for seniors before you head outside.

    Summer is one of the best times of the year for seniors as they have less joint pain, a decreased risk of illness, and improved levels of vitamin D. However, a sunny day can quickly become problematic if you don’t prepare yourself for temperature and UV exposure. Let’s review the best summer safety tips for seniors.

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  • There is a new syndrome in town

    This insidious syndrome affects up to 70% of the population in developed countries. The syndrome is called ‘Computer Vision Syndrome’ or ‘Digital Eye Strain’. What is Computer Vision Syndrome? According to the America Optometric Association Computer Vision Syndrome / Digital Eye Strain are: prob... View Post
  • Vitamin D: Not Just the Sunshine Vitamin Anymore

    The ever-so-popular “Sunshine Vitamin” (vitamin D) has been known for many years to be the bone vitamin that people sometimes lack when they don’t get enough of the sun’s UV rays. View Post