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Dallas Morning News Senior Living: The New Old Age

That moment you realize: your grandparents were younger than you are today.   By MARY JACOBS Special Contributor July 9, […]

Dallas Morning News Healthy Living: The art of healing

Crow Collection offers wellness classes to ease stress By MARY JACOBS Special Contributor Because her job as a legal assistant […]

Autumn Leaves Memory Care: Boosting Customer Satisfaction

Autumn Leaves Memory Care communities enlisted my assistance in meeting a need expressed by their customers. Here’s what we created.

Intuit Small Business Blog

I blog occasionally for Intuit’s Small Business Blog. Samples here.

How to pick the best option for after-hours medical care

Do you need an emergency room or an urgent-care center, or  will a drugstore-based clinic do the trick? It’s up to […]

D CEO: How Pru’s Ric Abel Learned Business In A Ballet Studio

Ric Abel, a former ballet dancer, forged his business skills in ballet class. Wearing tights. And don’t even think about […]

It’s a brave new world of social media – and you can be in it

  Howard Cox, 89, couldn’t think of any good reason to sign on to Facebook.  Now he checks regularly. Mary […]

A Dizzying Problem with a Simple Solution

By MARY JACOBS Special Contributor / The Dallas Morning News In a moment, Teresa Johnson’s world spun out of control. […]

Coping with loved ones who may wander

By MARY JACOBS Special Contributor About 3 out of 5 people with Alzheimer’s disease will wander and get lost at […]

Pearls of Wisdom: Seniors share advice for living

By MARY JACOBS Special Contributor Karl Pillemer is a little embarrassed he didn’t dream up the idea sooner. As a […]

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