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05/09/2019 – Music Bingo at Plum Island Beachcoma!

Join us on Thursday, May 9th from 7:30 – 9:30 at Plum island Beachcoma for another fun night of Music Bingo! As Music Bingo has become quite a hit on Plum Island, we invite you to join us on Thursday, May 9th at Plum Island Beachcoma for ANOTHER fun night of …

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05/10/2019 – WRITERS WORKSHOP – 6 Week Late Spring Series

Run by writer and writing teacher, Diane Forman, this workshop will provide an opportunity to discover or further develop your writing voice. Through a series of creative, evocative prompts, you will learn to take pieces of memory and transform them into rich stories. This is not a critique group, but …

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SENIOR Q&A: Wife with dementia thinks husband is cheating

Q: My wife has dementia and as her disease has progressed she is making accusations about me that are false. For example, she does not believe that I am her husband and she thinks I am stealing from her. Other times when I go out food shopping she accuses me …

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What’s Up Doc? Is arthritis of the back hereditary?

Q: Is there a hereditary kind of back arthritis?A: Axial spondyloarthritis (AS) is a condition strongly associated with inheriting the HLA-B27 gene (over 5% of people with this gene develop the condition), although not all patients diagnosed with this condition have this gene. There are two subtypes of AS; ankylosing …