How to Live & Age Wisely

Born to Age   •   December 8, 2016 By Yvonne Baginski Excerpts from “I Ching for Wise Living and Aging” by Willie Norup Be Positive As you live and age, consciously direct your creativity to positive ends, and you will be a source of joy, help, and inspiration to others. Demonstrate kindness, tolerance, [...]

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Napa County Alliance For Senior Education (NCASE)

Born to Age   •   December 9, 2016 By Yvonne Baginski Napa County Alliance for Senior Education (NCASE) envisions a community college system that puts the word “community” back into the name of local community colleges and serves and engages populations that live up to 100 years and beyond. We are [...]

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Things You Should Know About Hospice

Born to Age   •   December 8, 2016 Source: NHPCO.org Hospice is not a place—it’s high-quality care that focuses on comfort and quality of life. Hospice is paid for by Medicare, Medicaid, and most insurance plans. Fear of costs should never prevent a person from accessing hospice care. Hospice serves anyone with [...]

2017-05-25T01:35:12+00:00 Elder Care, End of Life, Quality of Life, Support Groups|Comments Off on Things You Should Know About Hospice

Diablo Valley Threshold Choir

Born to Age   •   March 8, 2016 By Yvonne Baginski Before she joined the Diablo Valley Threshold Choir, Shirley McElhattan’s voice had only graced the inside of the car, or the shower. She admits she was always a “wannabe” singer, with no training or expectations that she’d ever be a [...]

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Tips For Creating A Video Memoir

Born to Age   •   March 8, 2016 By Nancy Hoffman, a practicing geriatric psychologist located in Benicia, CA. Start with easy questions about childhood and early years. When and where were you born? Have you heard stories about the day you were born? Who were you named for and why? [...]

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A New Way To Look At Time

Born to Age   •   March 8, 2016 By Steven Campbell There are two ways to look at time: The way most of us see it. A way that can change our lives. Most of us see time as seconds ticking away; one moment after another. Here’s the problem: We [...]

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