Posts Tagged ‘ senior emotional health ’

SENIORS: THE ECONOMY OF WEALTH

Feb 5th, 2012 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Senior Finances

Understanding Basic Economics We senior citizens need to look at a very direct relationship that we might not always acknowledge.  That is the reality that a healthy national employment figure contributes to the financial well-being of everyone, including seniors.  What is the relationship?// First, when more people are working and prospering, there is less need [...]



Senior Health: Listen to the Wake-Up Call

Aug 22nd, 2010 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Lifestyle, Health & Fitness

Some times things happen in life that provide opportunity to rethink how you are living.  And Dr Wayne Dyer has an interesting comment on Facebook this week that may provide guidance for those of you who want to do some rethinking.  He says, “I focus on what’s really important in life. Quality rather than appearance…ethics [...]



Senior Health: Older is Better Emotionally

Aug 15th, 2010 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Lifestyle, Health & Fitness

A medical report from Australia recently revealed information contrary to what most of us have come to believe about aging… in fact, our emotional stability improves as we age; we get mellower! The Journal of  Neuroscience published the results of a study in the Westmead Milennium Institute, New South Wales, Australia.  The researchers studied 142 people, [...]