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10:04 AM / Tuesday May 11, 2021

Seniors

Home Genetic Tests: Are They Worth It?

January 30, 2010

It used to be that genetic tests were only available through doctors’ offices. But today dozens of companies offer at-home genetic test kits for the early detection of hereditary diseases like heart disease, diabetes, various types of cancers, Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and more.

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A retirement home that helps pay for itself

January 24, 2010

With today’s record low real estate prices and attractive mortgage rates, now may be a good time to think about investing in a second home that ultimately can be used as your permanent residence upon retirement. By taking a “buy-and-rent” approach before you’re ready to retire, your new home will…

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Tips for staying safe through the holiday season

January 6, 2010

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Even if you’re not driving through a blizzard, the effects of winter weather pose a mobility challenge for everyone, whether it’s the possibility of slipping on the sidewalk or delayed flights due to icy runways…

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Recent News

Sports

Black Women in Sport Foundation, Coeur Sport, and USA Triathlon announce inaugural Women’s Power Up Triathlon grant winners

May 7, 2021

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Oasis

Happy Mother’s Day to two great women

May 7, 2021

By Napoleon F. Kingcade Mother’s Day is a special day that gives honor and respect to mothers...

Go With The-Flo

Meghan Markle has written her first children’s book called “The Bench”

May 7, 2021

ABOVE PHOTO: Meghan Markle (Photo: Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock) By Florence Anthony Tongues are wagging that Meghan...

Week In Review

Records: Ma’Khia Bryant’s sister sought help before shooting

May 7, 2021

ABOVE PHOTO: Mourners are seen wearing shirts with Ma’Khia Bryant’s picture as they arrive for the funeral...

Seniors

Senior safety campaign in response to rising senior fire deaths

May 7, 2021

BPT U.S. Fire Administration data shows since January, more than 285 older adults (age 55 and older)...

Health

Why it’s never too early to make a long-term care plan

May 7, 2021

STATEPOINT Americans are living longer than ever before, and with continually rising health care costs, the need...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff