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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.

Great Tips To Help Seniors Manage Lupus

        Like other chronic diseases, Lupus can start at any time in your life. Since it is an inflammatory disease, managing the symptoms when you...

Grandparenting From A Distance

With families spread out across the country or even in other countries, distance is creating challenges for grandparents who are trying to get to...

Keeping Busy Post-Retirement

Keeping busy once you retire can seem difficult, especially at first. If you’ve retired from a job, you will probably miss the schedule and...

10 Tips To A Happy Retirement

    Not too long ago, we saw those commercials about retiring early – pictures of healthy seniors golfing, travelling and enjoying their retirement. Does retirement...

Shopping for Grandchildren Help is Here!

Many of us are not as close to our grandchildren as we would like to be, due to our children living in other...

7 Things To Know About Cancer Prevention

Though not all cancers can be prevented, there are steps seniors can take that may help to prevent some. Lifestyle factors have a great...

Seniors Be Hydrated This Holiday Season And Always

As we age and our bodies change, we gradually lose our sense of thirst and tend to drink less water. Water is extremely...

Don’t Let Pneumonia In Your life!

Pneumonia is a serious infection at any age but after 65 it is also a major cause of death. Many seniors don’t know the...

The Scoop on Gluten Intolerance vs Celiac Disease

Celiac disease and gluten intolerance (or sensitivity) have quite similar symptoms. However, the outcome of each can be completely different.   What are the major...

Let’s Celebrate What November 11th Represents!

Whether you call it Remembrance Day or Veteran’s Day, the holiday on November 11th has a special place in the hearts of most seniors,...