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May 20, 2017

This story was originally published in the Chicago Tribune Prime Time senior living section. 

Spring allows folks to get a jump on their outdoor walking, hiking and biking. Whether you’re on a busy bike path or a deserted trail, it’s important to stay safe while getting your steps or miles in. Here are some gadgets...

May 20, 2017

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This story was originally published in the Chicago Tribune Prime Time senior living section.

One of the best things about being a so-called senior is all the great discounts you are entitled to. It’s a whole lot more than just a few bucks off at the movies. People of a certain age can save on everything from dog l...

April 15, 2017

This story was originally published in the Chicago Tribune Prime Time senior living section. 

Buying new gardening gadgets can be as much fun as gardening, with so many nifty products designed to make it easier and more enjoyable. Here are some gadgets that will help you continue gardening well into your golden year...

March 18, 2017

This story was originally published in the Chicago Tribune Prime Time senior living section. 

Smart appliances are regular appliances, such as washers, dryers, etc., which are connected to the Internet via your home’s Wifi network. They allow you to control them, or receive messages from them, via a smartphone app....

March 18, 2017

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This story was originally published in the Chicago Tribune Prime Time senior living section.

Step into any of Chicago’s new or newly remodeled senior living communities, and you may think you’ve accidentally entered a fancy hotel, a relaxing resort or a stylish home straight from HGTV.

That’s the magic of interior...

February 18, 2017

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This story was originally published in the Chicago Tribune Prime Time senior living section.

Many older folks find themselves stranded in the gap between transportation and technology. They no longer drive, and they don’t have, or can’t use, a smartphone to order rides like their grandkids do on ridesharing servic...

February 18, 2017

This story was originally published in the Chicago Tribune Prime Time senior living section. 

Not everyone needs to join a gym at the start of a new year to get in better shape. For many people, it’s much easier to exercise in their own home at their own convenience. Fortunately, you do not need to buy large, expens...

January 14, 2017

This story was originally published in theBaltimore Sun Brand Publishing section on the Greater Baltimore Medical Center.

Imagine a disease that can strike any joint or organ at any time, with no known cause or cure. Sarcoidosis is just that — an elusive disease that is seldom fatal, sometimes painful, sometimes not...

December 28, 2016

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This story was originally published in the Los Angeles Times brand publishing special section The Gig Life.

Looking to improve your gaming?

No matter if you’re a beginner or a pro, there’s always a new level to aspire to. Here are seven tips to help you become an expert video gamer.

1. Upgrade your internet speed

“In...

November 4, 2016

This story was originally published in the Chicago Tribune Prime Time senior living section. 

Every day is a great day to show a veteran you care. Here are some thoughtful gift ideas that will remind them how much their service has meant to you. Gifts range from personalized plaques to honor a veteran’s service to b...

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