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Senior News Briefs

From Issue: Volume XX - Number 26
12/28/2012




Should Senior Parent Move in with Kids? Over 43% of family caregivers in the U.S. reside with the parent or older relative for whom they provide care. Combining households is a big decision, and Home Instead Senior Care’s “Too Close for Comfort” handbook helps sort through the options and issues. A web site www.makewayformom.com provides additional information. To learn about Home Instead Senior Care or for a free copy of the handbook, call (562) 596-4884 or log onto www.homeinstead.com/LongBeach, CA.

The Hearing Loss Association of America will learn how hearing aids are manufactured by David DeKriek, Au.D. on Thursday, Jan. 10, at 6:30 p.m. at the Weingart Senior Center, 5220 Oliva Ave., Lakewood. He will share some pictures and talk about the process of making a hearing aid from the first visit to the audiologist to the manufacturing and programming. No reservations are necessary. All meetings are captioned. Info: call (562) 438-0597 or visit www.hlalongbeachlakewood.org.

Dr. Stephen Ward -- Unique wall adjustment technique reduces pain for seniors to increase mobility, improve your energy level and quality of life, and start enjoying your life again. Thinking of getting a knee or hip replacement? Surgery is not always the best option. See Dr. Stephen Ward first at Ward Chiropractic, 6530 E. Spring St., Long Beach. Walk-ins Welcome. (562) 420-8884. Visit www.Chiroman.com.