Are you being told, “There’s nothing to be done?” or that, ”You need to learn to live with the pain?” Are you being over-medicated with pain medicines that don’t cure? Have you been through test after test with no result, explanation or treatment? Are you becoming discouraged? Don’t GIVE UP! A specialized treatment protocol is […]
By Marianne Reid Anderson Mixed-Doubles isn’t just for tennis anymore! More and more men and women are breaking the traditional men-only, women-only tee times to enjoy their favorite sport together.
The Time Is Now! Lose Weight and Keep it Off, REGARDLESS of AGE, with Dr. Vactor’s Innovative Weight Loss Program! Is your metabolism slowing down? Are you having health-related issues due to your weight? Do you want to have a healthy, active retirement? Call Dr. Michael Vactor TODAY at (724) 742-2700 to start getting the […]
By: Paula Green “Pittsburgh can now boast of the world’s finest baseball park. It is a marvel of which people in other cities can have no adequate conception until they come here and see it.” – Fred Clarke in 1909 I remember June 28, 1970; my Dad piled me and my siblings in the family […]
The brain is the last frontier of modern healthcare. There are now numerous scientific advances challenging the idea that dementia and neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s disease are inevitable as we age. Scientists now know that there are ways to preserve brain function and introduce healthy brain interventions that can last a lifetime. Simple changes […]
Baby Boomers are the first generation of Americans wholly responsible for their future retirement income. “The loss of pensions coupled with the rise in healthcare costs has dramatically changed our retirement landscape,” says David Hickey, CPCU of YourOwnRetirement. “Most people above 50 are beginning to realize the need to consult with a professional retirement advisor. […]
Dr. Bridget Chufo has heard these words all too often. In fact, for over 35 years, she has been listening and helping people who need to lose weight, particularly those who need to lose weight so they can enjoy an active, happy retirement.
By Marianne Reid Anderson and Rosemary Garrity So many of our local retirees are getting the most out of life, enjoying what they love and doing what they have always dreamed of doing. We at Pittsburgh’s Fifty-Five Plus magazine applaud their many accomplishments. In this issue, we highlight the following inspirational retirees:
By: Paula Green The Monroeville Mall is famously known for being a shooting location for George Romero’s 1978 horror cult film Dawn of the Dead. It was fun to showcase the mall in an eerie fashion; however this expansive shopping facility also offered some exciting frolics as well.
Creating a Better Life for Seniors On Wednesday October 21, UPMC Senior Services, the Aging Institute and the University of Pittsburgh will host the seventh annual Celebrating Senior Champions Benefit Dinner and Auction at the Omni William Penn. Nearly 400 business leaders and friends will attend this event to celebrate three outstanding individuals and organizations […]