Historic Hyde Park will hold its 12 annual Home Tour from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Nine homes will be on the tour in this urban neighborhood, known for architectural styles such as prairie, craftsman and California-style bungalows, colonial revivals, Tudor and brick mansions.
SHINE (Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders) is looking for volunteers who enjoy interacting with people and learning new skills to provide free and unbiased one-on-one health insurance counseling and Medicare information to seniors.
An estimated 35 million people worldwide currently have Alzheimer's disease, and that number will probably double by 2030, according to Alzheimer's Disease International, as better medical treatment enables more people to live long enough to get it.
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In Pinellas County's hotly contested congressional race, 27 percent of the registered voters — more than one in four — are older than 65.
Not feeling as old as your chronological age says you should be feeling? Join the crowd. The same baby-booming generation that blazed the trail for civil rights issues decades ago is now blazing the trail for what old age should feel like.
Eddie Mae Givens came to the door accompanied by a teeny barking dog. She was stooped so far over — her back has hurt, she said, since she ruptured a disc working as a laundress during World War II — that the first thing to appear was the top of her head, which was covered with a blue …
Someone once said that the only way to avoid injuries is to do absolutely nothing. An injury can happen to anyone — regardless of fitness level — whether they are working out or simply taking a stroll. However, while some injuries may be unavoidable, there are many simple exercise mistakes that can put one …
Excerpts from used-to-be-"fat" stories people shared after reading last month's "New Year, New You" issue.
10 pounds fell to pieces
BRANDON — As the first strains of You've Got a Friend wafted from the speakers, a smile replaced the vacant stare on Pat Lubber's face.