| Aug 30, 2014
| 1:49 PM
Forget the baby boom. A man boom is coming, and it will make the senior scene of tomorrow vastly different from the one today.
Instead of a sea of women in senior communities, nursing homes and adult day-care centers, Census projections predict the...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 1:09 PM
Event highlights for the weekend and beyond in and around the south suburbs. Listings are subject to change. Please call the venue in advance. To submit an event for consideration, please visit: triblocal.com/events.
Boo Bash at Orland Square Mall...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 11:57 AM
Sandra Wakeen Gallery & Atelier will open its doors in Somers on Saturday, Nov. 8, from 4-8 p.m. The Opening Exhibit and Sale will feature Sandra's recent works and also includes three generations of artists in her family. Wakeen's long artistic career...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 12:45 PM
Editor's note: In 2011, Newport News resident Jim Garner, now 52, was diagnosed with "mild cognitive impairment" and deemed at high risk for developing Alzheimer's. The Daily Press first profiled the Garner family, their struggles with Early Onset...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 5:00 PM
A year ago, Tesia Nicoli, who had been teaching adult acting classes for East Penn School District for years, started a theater group that she envisioned would raise money for area charities.
"I felt we could do a show and impact the community," she...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 4:55 PM
These are some highlights of events this weekend and beyond in and around the South suburbs. Listings are subject to change. Please call the venue in advance. To submit an event for consideration, please visit:triblocal.com/events.
| Oct 13, 2014
| 5:41 AM
Autumn is here! Summer’s blasts of hot air are finally simmering down. There are wonderful autumn activities that can help older adults get out of the hot doldrums and inspire them to enjoy the outdoors once again.
When we think of fall and autumn...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 12:30 PM
As the major source of omega-3 fats in our diet, fish is a healthy protein source that people should include more often. Many health organizations, including the American Heart Association (AHA) and Alzheimer's Association,...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 3:35 PM
PAINT THE MALL PINK
1 The Lehigh Valley Mall will hold "Paint the Mall Pink," a program to raise awareness about breast cancer and women's health, 1-3 p.m. Saturday.
The event will feature information from Lehigh Valley Health Network on breast cancer...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 4:41 PM
Lisa Barnes is determined to untangle the risk factors and health disparities that lead to the high incidence of Alzheimer's disease in African-Americans.
"African-Americans have a higher burden of many kinds of diseases," she said, "but we know that...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 8:23 AM
There are memory tests all over the Internet, but they're notoriously poor at evaluating your memory and mental skills. If you're genuinely concerned memory lapses and fear they might point to Alzheimer's disease, talk to a professional.