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Affordable housing can be difficult to find in California, especially for older adults.  Now, the Masonic Homes in Covina is offering the new Shared Housing Program on its beautiful campus, and eligible members, wives and widows in need are welcome to apply.  Learn more.

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Research has revealed that 90 percent our of happiness is determined by our attitude. Here are five ways to help boost your mood.

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On Saturday, August 25, 2018, the Masonic Homes welcomed prominent community members throughout the Tri-City region to the Union City campus to celebrate the second annual Luminary Caregiver Awards.

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Although it tends to develop in those between the ages of 15 and 35, psoriasis is a lifelong ailment, and it’s especially important that seniors with the condition properly manage it. Here's how.

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Cataracts represent the leading cause of blindness worldwide and they are known to primarily affect older adults. It’s vital that seniors have the right information to better understand the condition and know what to do if they have them.

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On July 28, the Masonic Home at Covina welcomed about 1,000 fraternal family members to campus to celebrate the summer season with its annual SummerFest festivities.

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While they may not be guaranteed protection, vaccines represent the best form of risk reduction, and can help make symptoms less severe for those who do come down with an illness. Here are recommended vaccinations seniors should consider, upon thorough discussion with their physician.

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As we age, it’s especially important that we foster positive social engagement to not only safeguard against isolation, but to also improve various aspects of our physical health. Here's why it's important.

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In this article, we’ll explore what makes seniors more sensitive to the sun, and look at ways they can reduce their risk of the aforementioned conditions, so that they can enjoy a relaxing summer.

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As we age, it becomes more imperative that we safeguard our vision before problems – like cataracts, age-related macular degeneration, and diabetic retinopathy – arise. Fortunately, seniors can take steps to reduce their risk of visual impairment.

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