Category Archives: Health & Wellness

Kite Flying

For those of you who think it might be easy to fly a kite, watch this!‪ ‪ ‪ ‪ The guy flying the 3 kites is in his 80s, and he’s from Canada. He comes to the Washington State International Kite Festival every year. His skin is like leather as he n… Continue reading

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Exercise, weights and a man in his 90s

At 93 year old , Dr Charles Eugster has been training in a gym for the last 6 years.He says it not only changes your appearance, it changes your energy and it changes the way you think.He believes that we need to think differently about how we tra… Continue reading

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A Bittersweet Season

‘A Bittersweet Season’ has been written by Jane Gross….the New York Times expert on the subject of eldercare. Despite her knowledge of ageing, the book charts the personal struggles she faced in learning the enormous gulf between what knowledge … Continue reading

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Esther Rantzen Sets Up a Helpline for the Elderly

As we get older, the two dominant issues we have to deal with are ill health and loneliness. Esther Rantzen spotted the need for children to talk in safety to share their problems and set up Childline. She has now decided to set up the Silver Line… Continue reading

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