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The Hidden Risk of Loneliness Part 1

Dr. Patrick Arbore Director & Founder, Center for Elderly Suicide Prevention & Grief Related Services, Institute on Aging, San Francisco Loneliness, according to Dr. Patrick Arbore,…

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Staying Healthy as We Age: Take Charge. Engage. Make a Difference Part 1

Dr. Patrick Arbore Director & Founder, Center for Elderly Suicide Prevention & Grief Related Services, Institute on Aging, San Francisco What does it mean as we are growing older as a…

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Does Size Matter? Reflections on Weight Based Stigma and Discrimination

Dr. Michelle Neyman Morris Faculty, Nutrition & Food Science Department, CSU, Chico Dr. Michelle Morris calls dieting “a national pastime,” and points out that the weight-loss…

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The Seasons of Losses: How to Help Others Grieve

Lyn Dorenzo Gerontology Professional, Staff at Country Village Ric Newton Owner, Newton-Bracewell Funeral Home; Lecturer, CSU, Chico, Department of Sociology Lyn Dorenzo is a CSU, Chico alumna who…

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Fecal Matter Transplant as a Means of Restoring a Healthy Gut Flora

Peter Bangsund, MD Department of Gastroenterology/Hepatology, Enloe Medical Center, Chico, CA Dr. Bangsund explains that clostidium difficile (aka C.diff) bacteria infections, which cause serious…

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Careers in Aging - Opportunities for Students in Various Disciplines

Panel Discussion Each day, thousands of the “Baby Boom” generation reach retirement age, adding to a rapidly-increasing population of older adults. In this presentation, a panel of…

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