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Breaking New Bad Habits, A Senior’s Challenge

Jul 29th, 2011 | By | Category: Senior Moments Blog

New bad habits come upon seniors quite unexpectedly. Most of the time we are unaware of their presence. Some observant and trusted person may point them out. A check up at the physician’s may reveal them. A look in the mirror may suddenly create your a-ha moment:” I didn’t know I was doing that.”

There are all kinds of tics, behaviors, language, postures, long since practiced stances, words, phrases, offensive gestures, and so on that make their way into our repertoire. And, like termites at the foundation, they have gained entry without our welcome.

What should be welcomed is the careful, tactical and courteous reminder of someone we hold dear helping us to discover these intruders into our lives and personalities.