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COPING WITH AND CONQUERING AGING PAIN

Nov 13th, 2012 | By | Category: Senior Moments Blog

Holding back the scourge of pain that comes with aging requires intentional discipline, some avoidance, and lots of endurance. Among the many difficulties aging introduces, some can be fraught with physical downturns, e.g. arthritis, intestinal difficulties, vision issues, mobility concerns, memory failure, you may name one or two and the the list still won’t be complete.

Gather a few senior adults in a circle and ere long you will have heard a collection of woes that will be enough to invite discouragement and disable an otherwise good attitude. The facts are, however, that many seniors are plagued with both physical and emotional downturns. Heading off the temptation to have your days overcome with pain and misery is no small task. Depending on your genes, you may be lucky enough not to have so many. My father-in-law died a few months back. He had reached the healthy age of