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Friday, December 13, 2019

Giving thanks for family caregivers

By Mike Festa, State Director, AARP Massachusetts As we head into the Thanksgiving holiday, let’s also remember that November is National Family Caregivers Month –...

Four strategies for your 401(k)

By Joseph McManus, RICP®, Financial Planner, Prudential Advisors     A successful 401(k) is a tactical plan for long term investing. People are living longer, meaning that...

Gifts of wisdom at the holidays

By Marianne Delorey, Ph.D., Executive Director, Colony Retirement Homes   “I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but...

After the diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease: So what now!!

By Micha Shalev, Co-owner of The Oasis at Dodge Park, Dodge Park Rest Home and The Adult Day Club at Dodge Park “Are you kidding...

Dementia prevention and physical activity

By Dr. Keith Darrow, PhD, Hearing & Balance Centers of New England Prevention is only available “treatment” for the mind robbing diseases of cognitive decline...

The journey to…and back…from grief

By Marianne Delorey “I sat with my anger long enough until she told me her real name was grief.” – Author unknown. My mother went to...

For the love of food

By Marianne Delorey, Ph.D., Executive Director, Colony Retirement Homes “One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.” ― Virginia Woolf The US...

Planning for retirement – Traditional IRA versus Roth IRA

By Joseph McManus, RICP®, Financial Planner, Prudential Advisors There are many vehicles used for retirement planning. One of the most common is the traditional IRA (individual...

Making yourself at home despite the landlord

By Marianne Delorey, Ph.D. I recently had a tenant accept an apartment sight unseen and move across the country to her new place.  I personally...

Happy 33rd Anniversary: May is Better Hearing Month

By Dr. Keith Darrow, PhD Hearing & Balance Centers of New England By the President of the United States of America - A Proclamation “Sounds, whether we...