Articles by Carol Higgins Taylor

 
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Carol Higgins Taylor

Comfort, safety edge out vanity as we age

By Carol Higgins Taylor on Nov. 20, 2015, at 8:59 a.m.
Carol Higgins Taylor: “What really matters is how I feel about myself.”
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Three things Katherine Musgrave believed about senior nutrition

By Carol Higgins Taylor on July 02, 2015, at 10:42 a.m.
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Don’t dismiss these fleeting signs of stroke

By Carol Higgins Taylor on April 30, 2015, at 10:21 a.m.
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Ruth Clark, 95, goes through her daily aerobic exercise routine in Pompano Beach, Florida, on April 24, 2012.

Ready to exercise after a winter on the couch? Tips for older adults

By Carol Higgins Taylor on April 02, 2015, at 10:51 a.m.
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How to celebrate the season with your aging loved one

By Carol Higgins Taylor on Dec. 04, 2014, at 11 a.m.
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Visiting aging parents over the holidays? Warning signs to look for

By Carol Higgins Taylor on Nov. 06, 2014, at 9:44 a.m.
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First-aid tips for seniors

By Carol Higgins Taylor on Oct. 02, 2014, at 11:02 a.m.

How to get off the couch, get fit in your senior years

By Carol Higgins Taylor on Sept. 04, 2014, at 3:54 p.m.
SENIOR BEAT

Five tips for seniors to avoid injury and stay healthy

By Carol Higgins Taylor on May 01, 2014, at 9:38 a.m.
SENIOR BEAT

New Health Insurance Marketplace is breeding ground for scammers

By Carol Higgins Taylor on Sept. 05, 2013, at 1:35 p.m.
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Local business owners Debra Bell (left) and Don Hanson (right) present checks to Rob Crone, director of nutrition at the Eastern Area Agency on Aging. Bell and Hanson collaborated on a joint pet-photo shoot that helped raise money for EAAA’s Furry Friends Food Bank.

Two local businesses support seniors and their pets and EAAA

By Carol Higgins Taylor on Jan. 29, 2013, at 2:22 p.m.

Layering essential to help seniors to keep warm on cold days

By Carol Higgins Taylor on Jan. 09, 2013, at 10:06 a.m.

Retiring judge recalls that he most enjoyed adoption cases

By Carol Higgins Taylor on Jan. 02, 2013, at 9:52 a.m.

LiveSAFE system provides emergency response, security

By Carol Higgins Taylor on Dec. 19, 2012, at 9:04 a.m.

More holiday gift ideas that will please your favorite senior

By Carol Higgins Taylor on Dec. 13, 2012, at 8:16 a.m.

Holiday caregiving: Adjust traditions and stretch your budget

By Carol Higgins Taylor on Dec. 06, 2012, at 2:19 p.m.

Finding the right gift for your senior needn’t be complicated

By Carol Higgins Taylor on Dec. 05, 2012, at 10:05 a.m.

Ways to bring holiday cheer to long-term care facilities

By Carol Higgins Taylor on Nov. 28, 2012, at 9:57 a.m.

Food safety important when preparing Thanksgiving meal

By Carol Higgins Taylor on Nov. 21, 2012, at 8:17 a.m.

Reflective orange vest helps seniors to be visible to motorists

By Carol Higgins Taylor on Nov. 14, 2012, at 9:32 a.m.