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Families should modify celebrations to accommodate seniors

The holidays are usually a joyous time for families, but many functions should be modified for aging relatives, says Kathy Segrist, a Ball State gerontologist. As some people grow older, they may lose the physical or cognitive capacity to trim a tree, bake a cake or spend time outdoors singing carols. Others may find themselves spending their first holiday season ...

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¡A decorar con seguridad! Llegó la temporada de fiestas navideñas

WASHINGTON, 8 de diciembre de 2015 Durante los meses de noviembre y diciembre de 2014 hubo 12 muertes y un estimado de 14,500 lesionados atendidos en salas de emergencia de hospitales en toda la nación debido a decoraciones festivas. Esto se traduce en un promedio de ¡240 lesiones por día durante la temporada festiva! Caídas, laceraciones, tensiones en la espalda ...

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Charlie Brown Christmas Forever Stamps

Stamps based on 1965 Holiday TV classic WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service begins celebrating the holiday season by dedicating the Charlie Brown Christmas Forever stamps Oct. 1. The booklet of 20 stamps features 10 still frames from the 1965 TV special “A Charlie Brown Christmas” (two of each design) celebrating the classic’s 50thanniversary. The official dedication ceremony will take ...

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