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FIGHTING FRAUD: Education is Key to Success

FIGHTING FRAUD: Education is Key to Success

Fraud can happen to anyone, anywhere. However, the older adult population is most at risk because criminals operate on the assumption that they will have large sums of money in bank accounts, pensions, or retirement funds. The scariest part? These scams are not always obvious. They come in the form of the person you’ve been […]

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MORE THAN WINTER BLUES

It’s supposed to be the most wonderful time of year, but for many people, it’s simply a reminder of loss. Whether it is a loss of a loved one, loss of independence, loss of a home, or loss of health; change can cause depression, according to Michele Murray, supervisor for Uplift—a mental health service offered […]

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STAYING ACTIVE DURING THE WINTER

STAYING ACTIVE DURING THE WINTER

In some ways, it is easy for Judy Predit, 68, to see the results of adding an exercise routine to her weekly schedule. Over three years, she not only lost 20 pounds, but she also is stronger. When she first started her cardio class at Elements at the Bever, she could lift 3-pound free weights. […]

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SEARCH FOR ASSISTED LIVING

As Kate Mullee’s family helped her search for an assisted living facility two years ago, they faced one major hurdle: all of the Cincinnati area facilities they contacted said she was too young. At age 64, Kate’s neurodegenerative disease had progressed to the point where she needed care. “It was just apparent it was no […]

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YOUR NOSE IS RUNNING

Your nose is running, your throat hurts and you are dreading the coughing fits that are likely to keep you awake all night. So, what medicine should you reach for first? “Less is often more,” said Community-First Pharmacist Ashley Hoehn. There are numerous combination remedies out there to treat a variety of symptoms, but in […]

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Give Back this Holiday Season

Give Back this Holiday Season

‘Tis the season for giving back, and organizations like Community First Solutions are making it easier than ever. By visiting the Community First Solutions website, current and potential donors can explore more than a dozen possible ways to donate, and research the various agencies their gifts could benefit, said Jeffrey Dundon, Director of Major and […]

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