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Wheel of Life

“There are many spokes on the Wheel of Life. First, we’re here to explore new possibilities.” ― Ray Charles The Wheel of Life Exercise Directions: The eight sections in the wheel of Life represent harmony. They encourage us to consider all areas of life. Regarding the center of the wheel as 0 and the outer […]

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Donate Your Brain?

Your gift to impact the future. By Elizabeth Sukys-Rice We cannot live only for ourselves. A thousand fibers connect us with our fellow men. Herman Melville WHY IS BRAIN DONATION IMPORTANT? At present, a definitive diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease is made by examining brain tissue. An autopsy provides accurate and comprehensive information about the cause […]

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The 90+ Study (Part II)

What is revealed by the “Oldest Old” By Elizabeth Sukys-Rice “The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.” ― Jean-Paul Sartre Major findings Researchers from The 90+ Study have published many scientific papers in premier journals.  Some of the major findings are: People who drank moderate […]

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The 90+ Study (part I)

What is revealed by the “Oldest Old” By Elizabeth Sukys-Rice Getting old is a fascinating thing. the older you get, the older you want to get. – Ralph Waldo Emerson The 90+ Study was initiated in 2003 to study the oldest-old, the fastest growing age group in the United States.  The 90+ Study is one of the largest […]

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March 10th, Worth Talking About

What is National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day? National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NWGHAAD) is an annual, nationwide observance, led by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office on Women’s Health (OWH). Every year on March 10 — and throughout the month of March — local, state, federal, and national […]

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