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Actives Times - November 2013

94 miles for senior nutrition | Not happy with work? Wait until you're 50 or older | At these coffee klatches, death is on the agenda | AARP chapter holds Medicare program as open enrollment continues through Dec. 7 | Medicare monthly premium to stay at $104.90 | LIR goes to Memphis | Senior Dining Menus for November | Senior Activities | Physical therapy helps all areas of the body | Alzheimers research focusing on the 'before' |

Actives Times - October 2013

Big Brother; big heart | Federal Reserve and the National Debt | Family marks 23rd annual reunion | Senior Dining Menus | Senior Activities | Health care at home | Active seniors, heed the call! LIR has something for all | Assets from state Unclaimed Property await one in 10 Missourians | Exercise and Stress Relief | Legal topics relating to vehicle accidents - Part II

Actives Times - September 2013

Ray Evans - A Man For All Seasons | Senior Center Activities | Flash Mob for Fall Prevention Awareness | Legal topics relating to vehicle accidents | Financial victory | Senior Center Menus for September | Creative Writers Society | AARP chapter offers advice on using social media safely | Yoga benefits both mind and body |

Actives Times - August 2013

The cheese man: better with age | Runaway Inflation | Flash mob for awareness | Effects of swimming on the body | LIR presents awards as summer activities end | Senior Center Activities | Seniors seeking out social media to stay connected | Senior Center Menus for August | Starting a Business | Tips to help seniors live independently at home |

Actives Times - July 2013

Creating opportunities for a second chance | Bond market meltdown | Growing older with grace | LIR activities abound for summer fun | Hearing loss may lead to other woes | Estate Planning 101 - what you need to know | Senior Center Menus for July | AARP Fest provides fun-filled afternoon at Senior Center, Capital Mall | Volunteering know no age limit |

Actives Times - June 2013

All for Naught | Cure for retirement planning paralysis | Exercise is essential in managing arthritis | AARP Fest to host magic of music and sleight of hand | Overnight dementia 'camp' allows caregivers rest | 'A Club for Everyone' | Senior Center Menus for June | Senior Activities | Appeal your property taxes and save |

Actives Times - May 2013

Capital City Squares kick up their heels | Retirement Planning and Politics | Care options for great toe joint arthritis | Mid-Missouri Grannies raise $8,500 for local senior center | Exercise as medicine | WWII Army vet celebrates 90th birthday | Learning in Retirement travels to Crystal Bridges and more | Senior Center Menus for May | Senior Center Activities | United Way official outlines 211 calling system for AARP chapter |

Actives Times - April 2013

Grannie dribble for good cause | Stock market hitting new highs ... but! | LIR class explores paths of three religions | Senior Center Menus for April | Senior Center Activities | Nursing Homes moving to use fewer drugs on dementia patients | Spring brings a seasonal hunger for gardening | Lifting weights can benefit men, women of all ages | Simple hints can help people with arthritis | Your chances of dying by 2023? Test offers a clue |

Actives Times - March 2013

Reflections at 90 Bud Carel | Social Security remains critical asset for millions | Having chest pain? Quickly call 911 | Help at hand when elderly relative's health fails | LIR helps seniors forge new friendships, continue to grow | Maintain a happy heart with these tips, counselor says | Driver safety class on tap March 26 | Walking can help you lead a healthier life | Senior Center Menus for March |

Actives Times - February 2013

Wheels and meals - Home deliveries of meals may help reduce nursing home admissions | Local CPA updates seniors on changes in tax code | Senior Center Activities | Breast reduction c an be much more than cosmetic | Positive attitude is critical during a recovery | Volunteers at heart of LIR's successful programs | Baby boomers 'on collision course' with heart disease | Group exercise can offer many benefits | Senior Center Menues for February |

Actives Times - January 2013

Man in motion | Call him "Grandpa", Mr. Ken or Husky, Kenneth Raithel is happy to be called | Three phases of investing | Senior Center Activities | Stroke support growing at CRMC | AARP celebrates year with awards luncheon | AARP installs officers, readies 2013 speaker and activity programs | Ready for a new year of learning | A million people a year get total joint replacements | Y offers Masters Swim program | Senior Center Menu for January

Actives Times - December 2012

Unearthing mystery of history | Who pays taxes? And how much do they pay? | All your decks in a row? | Senior Center Activities | Learning in Retirement set for new year of offerings | Home for the holidays | Tips may help aging parents with holidays | Holiday celebrations could lead to diabetes? | Platelet rich plasma harvests body's healing potential | Senior Center menus for December |

Actives Times - November 2012

At the charity stripe | 72-year-old goes Over the Edge | How prepared are you for a 'fiscal cliff?' | AARP to offer free driver safety class for vets | Courses help LIR members stay lifelong learners | Tips can help you lead a more healthy life | State insurance official: Annuities have pros, cons | Don't hesitate; call 911 if symptoms arise |

Actives Times - October 2012

Feeling fit? Fitness, fitness testing are vital in later years | UnitedWay encourages seniors to help community, volunteer | Myths and facts surround Social Security | Arthroscopy can treat ankles with minimal surgery | Do you need a gut check? | Laws vary widely for older drivers | Senior Center Menus | I've Loved it so far |

Active Times, September 2012

Wheels for Meals | Senior Center Menus Activities | Be in tune with your body | Simple strageties can reduce risk of falls | LIR group takes mystery trip to Clinton | Some investments can pay lifetime of dividends | A look back at my Active Times | Muscular endurance, strength training can improve health |

Active Times, August 2012

Pooling his talent - Local doctor "Masters' swimming in his 50s | Keep an eye on 10-year Treasury notes | Exercise can east transition into menopause | Eye damage accelerated with high blood pressure, diabetes | Laster treatments can attack nail fungus | Affordable Care Act gives Missouri's long-term care services a boost | Senior Center Activities | 90-year-old's work ethic, love for people keep her busy | Wheels for Meals run to benefit senior nutrition program | Senior Center Menus | LIR members updated on pucoming opportunities |

Active Times, July 2012

Respect is what makes our marriage strong | Couples support, admiration keep relationship healthy | What is your strategy for 'war on savers?' | Senior Center Activities | Senior Center Menus | Acute inpatient rehabilitation can change patient's life | About 150 attend annual Summerfest program | Looking for work? | Diabetes, lack of care can be devastating to your feet | Summer meeting to preview upcoming courses, trips | State AARP official addresses seniors at Summerfest | Fitness can help you maintain your independence |

Active Times, June 2012

Retiring didn't slow down couple | How can you profit in bad markets | Senior Center awarded $1K grant | Cancer no longer an excuse to give up on exercise | Senior summer getaway | Bocce ball passion for LIR club | A foot facelift can help treat loss of cushion | Walking can have positive impact on health, happiness | Fifth annual Summerfest on tap June 14 |

Active Times, May 2012

A song in his heart | Staying active can pay big dividends for seniors | Lessons from mom are meant to be shared | Cost of hidden taxes can really add up | LIR marks 20 years by honoring past, embracing future | Intensive care can be stressful, alarming for patient, family | Grief, loss counseling program to begin June 5 | Low-calorie diet can put diabetes into remission | Vial of Life on tap | Senior Center Menus |

Active Times, April 2012

A long life spent together | Estate planning critical need for most women | Senior Center Menus | Poor sleep habits can add pounds | Celebrity puts diabetes in spotlight | Seniors get back in business | Recent Vacation spurs thoughts of final trip | Arrival of warmer weather can present foot challenges | Enthusiasm grows for granny basketball | LIR to celebrate 20th anniversary | Trade manager: U.S. needs to reclaim innovation |

Active Times, March 2012

A beautiful woman – inside and out | Book club members share love of reading, friendships | You're never too old to have fun | Are you listening? | Therapies can help address breakdown in listening abilities | Medicare puzzle: Big rise in artificial feet costs | Swimming: A low-impact, results-driven exercise | Healthy feet can help you maintain an active lifestyle | Educator outlines plans for new high school | Senior Center menus and activities | Screenings help show who's at risk for dementia |

Active Times, February 2012

Transportation services hlep keep seniors mobile | Cardio exercises can help create a healthy heart | How much do you know about Social Security? | Senior Center Menus | Senior: Staying active can give you a sense of youth | Granny Basketball is making return visit | LIR adds 33 new members at winter meeting | Tips for managing an elder's care from a distance | Support helps stroke victims recover

Active Times, January 2012

If you see there is a need, just go ahead and do it | She may be retired, but her days are quite busy | 10 tips can lead to healthy eating | Free income tax preparations offered | Gov't accountants offer Paul Revere-like warning | Senior center menus and activities | Never a dull moment | Mother of nine celebrates 80th birthday in a unique way | AARP to be briefed on Transformation plan | LIR plans for a big year of activities | Group fitness benefits the mature adult |

Active Times, December 2011

What is a grandparent? | The inactivity epidemic threatens seniors | Some hints to improve quality of your holidays | Senior center menus and activities | Eagles raise funds for senior nutrition program | FDA OKs innovative, non-surgical heart valve | Following her bliss Artists journey with art comes full circle | 9/11 first responder offers tribute to veterans | With some poetic license, the ABC's of LIR spelled out | Doctors searching for ways to fight depression in old age |

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