Archive for May, 2021

  • Calendar of Events - May 2021 Calendar of Events – May 2021

    If you have an upcoming event hat you would like published, please mail info to: 50+Lifestyles, P. O. Box 2125, Davenport, IA, 52809 Attn: Eloise or email: publisher@50pluslife.com Attn: Eloise. Please submit by the 10th of the month prior to the month you want activity listed. Support Grou...

  • PUBLISHER’S CORNER PUBLISHER’S CORNER

    By Eloise Graham Celebrating May! Welcome to May. Spring is finally here. April was a little on the cool side, but the early flowering bulbs were beautiful. Now let’s see what May has in store for us. Spring has Finally Sprung, Robins are Romping, Chickadees are Chirping. This morning as I...

  • Seeing is Believing Seeing is Believing

    By Laura L. Kopp, MS CASI President/CEO If I had a dollar for every time I heard someone say, “I had no idea” when they walked through the doors at CASI, I would never have to raise another dollar for our mission here. We often call ourselves, “the best kept secret in the Quad Cities.” W...

  • A Hidden Treasure with Extraordinary Value: Jane’s Place Adult Day Services A Hidden Treasure with Extraordinary Value: Jane’s Place Adult Day Services

    By Crystal Hughes Jane’s Place Program Administrator Jane’s Place helps to maintain wellness and preserve independence through structured social activities, as well as provide family caregivers with a break from caregiving. Jane’s Place has REOPENED and we’ve expanded our services to ...

  • Protein Consumption -  The Importance For Older Adults Protein Consumption – The Importance For Older Adults

    By Logan Anderson, BA, CPT, CIFT Owner of All Strong Fitness LLC How many times has someone told you that you should eat more protein in your diet? You’ve likely been preached to by health gurus, doctors, family members, and now, well, me. Although you’ve been told protein is important for y...

  • Urban Gardening - A Community Effort in The Hilltop Campus Village Urban Gardening – A Community Effort in The Hilltop Campus Village

    In 2019 the vacant lot at the southeast corner of Scott and 15th Streets was transformed into a collaborative dream of a community garden complete with hoop greenhouse and raised garden beds. It was quite successful with a fall harvest celebration called the “Urban Taste.” [gallery link="fil...

  • Hope Springs Eternal! Hope Springs Eternal!

    By Mary Schricker Gemberling Hope sleeps in our bones like a bear waiting for spring to rise and walk. ......Marge Piercy I LOVE spring! Even though Gary and I are able to escape the cold and snow of winter, I am still so eager to see spring come to the Midwest. Today as I look out my window...

  • Ask the Audiologist Ask the Audiologist

    By Laura Mergen, Au.D., CCC-A Audiology Consultants, P.C. May is Better Hearing Month! What a great time to think about your hearing health. Here are 6 Good Reasons to Have Your Hearing Tested! You are having a hard time hearing. A hearing test will diagnose a hearing loss if you have one. I...