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Caregiving from the Heart

  "One Moment, we fell in Love" Linda Metcalf and Tobin (Toby) Simon met while teaching at Pratt Institute, a small arts college, in ...
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East Bay Senior Independent (EBSI), June 2018

About 20 percent of people in the U.S. have an allergy. So don’t let your allergies sideline you this summer! Remember to stay away ...
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East Bay Senior Independent, May 2018

Winter calls for hearty meals that provide our bodies with the energy needed to keep us warm. But as the season changes and the ...
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Senior Health Policy Forum Topics Still Hold Relevance

Under the Magnifying Glass: The Senior Health Policy Forum Nearly 300 senior advocates, policymakers, and Linda Trowbridge (our CEO) and Grace Li (On Lok ...
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East Bay Senior Independent, April 2018

As the weather warms up, trees grow, flowers bud and bulbs produce bright colors and there’s a natural urge to come out of hibernation ...
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The Aging Homeless Population Brings Unique Challenges

The staggering truth about the growing number of homeless adults Homelessness was one of the issues senior advocates, policymakers, and senior service providers discussed ...
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When Caregiving Chooses You

My mother was an independent, strong-willed, vibrant 71-year-old living in Florida. She lived with my Aunt Mary, was a fantastic cook, loved to decorate ...
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East Bay Senior Independent, January, 2018

What are some free things to do near me? We've got the answer! Here is a full calendar of events we have hand-picked for ...
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New Medicare Cards are Coming

Starting in April 2018, people with Medicare will start receiving a new Medicare card with a new Medicare number. The new cards will be ...
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Afi Couldn’t Walk 5 Feet. Now You Can’t Stop Her.

Afi Tiombe Kambon is a ray of sunshine. She dresses in colorful clothing and has a permanent smile on her face. She makes it a point to ...
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