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Why Reading Shotgun Lovesongs Will Help You To Live Longer

The Washington Post reported on National Book Lovers Day (August 9, 2016) that a recent study by Yale University researchers (in an online article in the journal Social Science & Medicine) found book readers survived almost two years longer than those who never bothered to open a book.  “The study found that those who read […]

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How to Keep Your Mouth Healthy As You Age

“How to Keep Your Mouth Healthy as You Age” was the topic that was covered in today’s Senior Coffee Hour. This presentation was given by a retired dentist on behalf of Illumident, Inc., which is a non-profit organization dedicated to educating baby boomers about maintaining oral health. The presenter indicated that oral health directly affects […]

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