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  • Calendar of Events | JULY 2024 Calendar of Events | JULY 2024

    If you have an upcoming event that 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...

  • Yard and Garden: Strawberry Care Yard and Garden: Strawberry Care

    By Aaron J. Steil Iowa State University Consumer Horticulture Extension Specialist Few can resist the allure of fresh strawberries — they're an early summer treat for many. Luckily, cultivating these delectable fruits is relatively easy. With full sun, well-drained soil and just a little bit of ...

  • Summer Sip Tips:  Meeting Your Fluid Needs  in the Summer Heat Summer Sip Tips: Meeting Your Fluid Needs in the Summer Heat

    By Hannah Anderson MA, RDN, LDN, CLS Hy-Vee Registered Dietician (515) 695-3602     hannah.anderson1@hy-vee.com Time to rethink your summer drink! Hydration is essential, especially during the hot summer months. This is because water plays a vital role in every body function, making up about ...

  • Hidden Gems Hidden Gems

    By Mary Schricker Gemberling "Small towns are like hidden gems waiting to be discovered. They may be small, but the beauty and wonder that they offer are immeasurable." "Living in a small town may seem like living in isolation, but in reality, it is an opportunity to appreciate the beauty of the...

  • YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY | Davenport, Iowa Office YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY | Davenport, Iowa Office

    By Pam Shaw Social Security District Manager Davenport Social Security Office CELEBRATE YOUR INDEPENDENCE WITH SOCIAL SECURITY Every July 4, we celebrate our nation’s independence.  For nearly 90 years, our programs have helped create financial independence for millions of hardworking peopl...

  • How to Prevent, Detect and Report Financial Exploitation in ASSISTED LIVING FACILITIES How to Prevent, Detect and Report Financial Exploitation in ASSISTED LIVING FACILITIES

    Contributed by NCEA - National Center on Elder Abuse Financial exploitation is the fastest growing form of elder abuse. It is a crime and is often not reported. Learn how to protect yourself. The four steps below will help you prevent, detect and report financial exploitation. 1. KNOW Your Right...

  • Plan for Care... Plan for Care…

    By Richard J. Schillig, CLU, ChFC, LUTCF Independent Insurance and Financial Advisor Will I need long-term care? Your need for long-term care may increase over time as you need more and more help with the activities of daily living, such as bathing or dressing. OR you may suddenly need long-term c...

  • Kari’s Kitchen Kari’s Kitchen

    Congratulations to Mary Hehlke of Camanche, Iowa. She is our SUMMER SALAD contest winner. Please enjoy her two delicious salad recipes below. German Potato Salad 1 cup bacon, diced 1 cup celery, sliced 1 cup onion, chopped salt 3 Tbsp. flour 2/3 cup sugar 2/3 cup vinega...