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Safe Summer Eating for Seniors

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June 26th, 2019 Health & Wellness No Comments
grilled food, showing safe summer eating

The songs say it all! “School’s Out.”
“Summer Breeze.” “Under the Boardwalk.” “Surfin’ USA.” “Those Lazy-Hazy-Days of
Summer.” Yes, “Summertime, and the Livin’ Is Easy,”  with picnics, barbecues, beaching, camping
trips, enjoying the beauty and ease of the outdoors before time for “hibernation.”
But what the songs do not tell us is that summer time is also the peak
season for food poisoning, or foodborne illness.

According to the US
Department of Agriculture (USDA), there are two reasons for
the spike in foodborne illness during s…

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road with trees

Imagine. You’re taking a drive on the Blue Ridge Parkway
cocooned by a forestry of trees, soothed by the cool mountain air and serenaded
by Ella Fitzgerald’s “Summertime and the living is easy.”  Well, maybe, you don’t have to imagine. Why
not actually take a road trip where you can move at your own pace and savor the
beauty of nature? But not just any road trip—the best road trip routes in the
United States!

The verdict is out! According to Geotab research, they have the scoop on the top 50 routes. Here are the top 10 scored out of 100:

Geotab Resea…

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Join us in wishing centenarian and Friends Life Care member, Frankie Rubinstein, a very happy 101st birthday!  She celebrated with some people dear to her – her Care Coordinator Sue, special caregiver Donna and other friends.

View this video to join the little party.  You’ll hear about her many years as a teacher.  And you’ll find out why she is so grateful that she has Friends Life Care and the care team at her side.



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