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Healthy Us

New dry mouth treatment, New drugs to treat sexual health in women, The critical test doctors never order, Turn off the TV!, Heart attacks have beginnings, Heart attacks have beginnings, Check your inflammation levels.

In This Issue Vol. 3, No. 1

It’s so nice to have four seasons – I can’t imagine living in Florida. So, here we are in the middle of winter, and...

The Garden in Winter

Each season at The State Botanical Garden has its own charms. One of the most interesting strolls on a chilly Winter day is through...

Healthy Us

Boomers should get tested for Hepatitis C. All U.S. baby boomers should get a one-time test for the Hepatitis C virus, according to the Centers...

Fun To Know

Live @ the library Mark your calendar for the first Sunday of every month when the Athens library on Baxter presents free concerts in Appleton...

Good To Know

Remember when and who? 1978 – 2010 We know what they looked like: Jimmy Carter, Margaret Thatcher, and Mikhail Gorbachev, to name just a few...

Need To Know

New Medicare cards Be on the lookout for your new Medicare card. You won’t need to do anything so long as your address is up...

BoomAthens Magazine wins two awards at senior publishers’ convention

BoomAthens Magazine, which launched in July 2016, won two Awards of Excellence at the North American Mature Publishers Association (NAMPA) convention in Orlando, Fla....

Dear BoomAthens Readers, Welcome to the Men’s Edition of BoomAthens!

Dear BoomAthens Readers, Welcome to the Men’s Edition of BoomAthens! While June has been designated as Men’s Health Month each year, it’s an important issue...

OLLI classes continue online

It is, or at least it was, easy to take everything around us for granted – our favorite restaurants, our walks, our routine. Sometimes...

Governor signs senior care safety bill

In a special summer session, the state legislature unanimously passed HB 987, which provides more safeguards for seniors in assisted living and personal care...

Stuck On A Cruise Ship and Other Stories of Sudden Change

Athens resident Wendy Bartels flew out of Atlanta on Feb. 29 for a two-week cruise along the coast of South America with her sister,...

Nursing Home Model In Trouble

Life and Death in Senior Living Facilities Senior Wire Getting older in American will never be the same, after the astonishing death toll in nursing homes...

Strawberry Sangria: A cheerful drink in trying times

Despite its ominous name, meaning “bleeding” in Spanish, the Iberian wine punch “Sangría” is a cheery, even gentle, drink in warm weather. The congenially...