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Health: Finding Your Memory Care 

Most nursing homes aren’t equipped for residents with dementia. That’s where memory care facilities come in.    You’ve misplaced your car keys three times this month. Could this be a natural, but slow decline ...

Giving Thanks for Happy Hour

October 31, 2019 The cooler November weather sets the perfect tone for evenings out on the town, but the impending holiday marathon makes it almost too scary to enjoy — until now. We’ve compiled a list of lo...

Aging in Nola: Home for the Holidays

November 1, 2019 Recognizing the signs when your parents might need help. About 70 percent of adults over the age of 65 will need long-term care at some point in their lives, according to the U.S. Department ...

The Grand Connection

November 1, 2019 Technology can help with a lot of things, like teaching your granddaughter how to sew — even if she lives 1,000 miles away. The holidays are meant to be a relaxing time spent with family, esp...

When Your Kids are Expecting: First-Time Grandparents

October 31, 2019 “These parents need to feel supported and one should never assume that they know what is most helpful.” Your kids are now having kids, but that doesn’t mean everything you learned 30 years ag...

November/December 2019 Freebies

MUSEUMS AND EXHIBITS Museum Highlights Tour, New Orleans Museum of Art. NOMA docents guide visitors on hour-long tours of either the permanent collection or special exhibitions. Tours are free with NOMA admiss...

A Pose a Day Keeps the Aging Away

A 94-year-old credits her good health to a lifelong passion for yoga. At 94, Hertha Bart has seen the progression of yoga’s popularity in New Orleans over the years — perhaps even having a direct impact on the...

From CEO to Gran: Julia Bland

November 6, 2019 “There’s a special kind of love that grandparents have for their grandchildren.” For Julia Bland, education and family go hand in hand. Louisiana Children’s Museum CEO Julia Bland never had ...

November/December On the Go

NOVEMBER FRI 1 Newcomb Pottery Tour Newcomb Art Museum. Learn about the history of the Newcomb enterprise and join a guided tour of the museum’s permanent collection. Noon–1 pm. Big Easy Con (continues all...

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