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About Your Retirement: Holiday Decorations In Retirement Communities

A viewer suggest, "...Since it was our grandmother's first Christmas there, her other grandchildren and I went and decorated her new home for the holidays.  We are doing it again this year and would like to CHALLENGE all grandchildren to do the same.  Please share our challenge so everyone, no matter where they live, can have a fun holiday?"

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About Your Retirement: Enriched Living

A viewers asks, "What is Enriched Living?"

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  • About Your Retirement: Fake Family Scams

    About Your Retirement: Fake Family Scams

    “Jim, my mother was recently scammed by a young woman over the phone claiming to be her granddaughter. This fake grandchild scammed her out of almost $300. How can we prevent this from happening?”

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    “Jim, my mother was recently scammed by a young woman over the phone claiming to be her granddaughter. This fake grandchild scammed her out of almost $300. How can we prevent this from happening?”

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  • About Your Retirement: How To Fight Scammers

    About Your Retirement: How To Fight Scammers

    A viewer asks, "Jim, I know you are passionate about fighting scammers that steal from our seniors. It seems the most popular time for these criminals to work is the summer time. What suggestions do you have for us to talk to our older loved ones about protecting themselves from being cheated out of their money?"

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    A viewer asks, "Jim, I know you are passionate about fighting scammers that steal from our seniors. It seems the most popular time for these criminals to work is the summer time. What suggestions do you have for us to talk to our older loved ones about protecting themselves from being cheated out of their money?"

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  • About Your Retirement: How To Sleep Better?

    About Your Retirement: How To Sleep Better?

    "Jim, my father sat with me and took the Loneliness Test you gave recently. He had several NO'S and told me he thinks it is due to lack of sleep and he doesn't need counseling yet. I am taking him to his Doctor, but what suggestions do you have about helping him or anyone sleep better?"

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    "Jim, my father sat with me and took the Loneliness Test you gave recently. He had several NO'S and told me he thinks it is due to lack of sleep and he doesn't need counseling yet. I am taking him to his Doctor, but what suggestions do you have about helping him or anyone sleep better?"

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  • About Your Retirement: Struggling With Loneliness

    About Your Retirement: Struggling With Loneliness

    A viewer asks, "Jim,  I took the Loneliness test you gave and answered "No" to 4 of the 5 loneliness scale questions. I have no family living in this state to be with and need to know what you think I should do besides counseling?"

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    A viewer asks, "Jim,  I took the Loneliness test you gave and answered "No" to 4 of the 5 loneliness scale questions. I have no family living in this state to be with and need to know what you think I should do besides counseling?"

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  • About Your Retirement: Lonely Or Depressed?

    About Your Retirement: Lonely Or Depressed?

    In this week's about your retirement, we have another question about depression. A viewer wants to know if their father, who lives alone, is depressed or just a little lonely.

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    In this week's about your retirement, we have another question about depression. A viewer wants to know if their father, who lives alone, is depressed or just a little lonely.

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  • About Your Retirement: Clay Bullard On DNA Testing

    About Your Retirement: Clay Bullard On DNA Testing

    Guest Clay Bullard, PGX Medical, use DNA testing as a disease medical management tool.

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    Guest Clay Bullard, PGX Medical, use DNA testing as a disease medical management tool.

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  • About Your Retirement: Signs Of Struggling With Depression

    About Your Retirement: Signs Of Struggling With Depression

    "Jim, My father passed almost one year ago and my mother lives at their home alone. Recently she has seemed slightly withdrawn and I have wondered if she is getting depressed. What are some signs I should look for that would help me know if she is struggling with depression?"

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    "Jim, My father passed almost one year ago and my mother lives at their home alone. Recently she has seemed slightly withdrawn and I have wondered if she is getting depressed. What are some signs I should look for that would help me know if she is struggling with depression?"

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  • About Your Retirement: Risk Of Falling

    About Your Retirement: Risk Of Falling

    "Jim, there are so many warnings about baby boomer's parents and falling. You even said something about medications and falling last week on the show. We are very concerned about our mother living alone in her home and this falling issue. Can we do things to prevent her from falling in her home?"

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    "Jim, there are so many warnings about baby boomer's parents and falling. You even said something about medications and falling last week on the show. We are very concerned about our mother living alone in her home and this falling issue. Can we do things to prevent her from falling in her home?"

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  • About Your Retirement: New DNA Testing For Alzheimer's

    About Your Retirement: New DNA Testing For Alzheimer's

    A viewer asks, "My mother suffers from Alzheimer's disease and I was recently told about some new DNA testing that is being done to help people with adjustment of their medications. This could be what my mother needs. What can you tell us about it?"

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    A viewer asks, "My mother suffers from Alzheimer's disease and I was recently told about some new DNA testing that is being done to help people with adjustment of their medications. This could be what my mother needs. What can you tell us about it?"

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  • About Your Retirement: Integrative Pet Care

    About Your Retirement: Integrative Pet Care

    An integrative approach to pet care, including therapy and medicine. 

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    An integrative approach to pet care, including therapy and medicine. 

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  • Jim McWhirter, About Your Retirement

    Jim McWhirter, About Your Retirement

    Thursday, February 21 2013 12:08 PM EST2013-02-21 17:08:40 GMT
    Jim McWhirter, of Seniorlivingokc.com, is a "Certified Active Adult Senior Housing Specialist." Jim's interest in senior living alternatives came about when he was looking for a place for his mother. AtMore >>
    Jim McWhirter, of Seniorlivingokc.com, is a "Certified Active Adult Senior Housing Specialist." Jim's interest in senior living alternatives came about when he was looking for a place for his mother. AtMore >>
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