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Chris Draper

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Chris is a blogger and avid reader of many genres and is particularly interested in how aging affects our lifestyles. She enjoys music, spending time with her family, both young and old and volunteers part-time as a caregiver to those with chronic pain issues.

Osteoporosis Prevention as You Age

We all hope to live a long and healthy life. However, for many of us genetics plays a major part in whether or not...

Boomers Making a Difference Month

August is Boomers Making a Difference Month. Baby boomers are typically identified as anyone born between 1945 and the early 1960’s. Though many have...

How to Show Respect to Elderly Parents

August 1 is Respect for Parents Day. Most of us know that small children and teenagers should respect their parents. But what about adult...

Young Onset Dementia

Young onset dementia or early onset dementia typically affects those between the ages of 30 and 65.  Statistics of dementia at a younger age...

How Gratitude Can Make a Difference

Researchers have begun to look into gratitude and thankfulness. They’re finding that with age, it may be easier to feel grateful. There is an...

How Seniors Can Celebrate Canada Day And Independence Day

Both Canada and the US have special holidays commemorating their countries. In Canada, this is Canada Day, celebrated on July 1. It celebrates confederation,...

Dealing With Your Siblings as You Age

As you get older, dealing with your siblings is a lot different than it was when you were a child. Personalities change and each...

Fun and Interesting Father’s Day Facts

This year Father’s Day falls on Sunday, June 17th. This is the day we celebrate and honour our fathers. There are several accounts of...

Elder Abuse Part 4: Sexual Abuse

Sexual abuse of the elderly is rarely mentioned and very misunderstood. For many seniors, sexual abuse occurs without their consent. It is quite often...

Elder Abuse Part 3: Physical Abuse

Physical abuse against the elderly is anything that causes injury or physical discomfort. It can take place in their own home, out in their...