Does anything tend to interfere with your ability to keep your healthy habits or your happiness? I do travel a lot and am a creature of routine so anything that knocks me off my normal routine comes with danger attached, but it also comes with the ability to establish new and better habits.
I find that carries over a bit when I return to my office and home routine. I became a vegetarian fifteen years ago as a result of wanting to anyway, but then having a doctor tell me about all the drugs he wanted me to start taking.
I said no thanks, became a vegetarian, lost 40 pounds, and never looked back. The doctor gave me the push that made it an important thing for me to do and of course now I have so many other compelling reasons that feel no interest at all in reverting. Before reading that book in the mid s it was written in the 50s I had always thought of business as some big corporate stuffy thing, but here was this corporate management consultant talking about it in a beautiful, entrepreneurial way.
It drove how I created and structured my business completely.
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Older adults who have difficulty with such daily activities as bathing, grooming, cooking, eating, or just getting to the bathroom often end up in hospitals or nursing homes, spending a disproportionately huge number of healthcare dollars, according to a report conducted for the U. For far less money, perhaps 80 percent of these same elders could be made more self-reliant and healthy and also less depressed, suggest the preliminary findings of a study led by Sarah L.
An intervention called CAPABLE -- for Community Aging in Place, Advancing Better Living for Elders -- involves home visits with an occupational therapist, a registered nurse, and a handyman to work together with older adults to identify mobility and self-care issues in their homes and fix or modify them.
As part of Szanton's study, the team made 10 visits of 60 to 90 minutes to each home over a five-month period. By making small adjustments, from installing handrails or lowering shelves to implementing a system that helps the client remember to take medicines at the proper time each day, CAPABLE makes it more likely that older adults will be able to stay in their homes longer, improving health outcomes and decreasing medical costs.
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