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Why experts recommend the best collagen supplements for joint pain

Why experts recommend the best collagen supplements for joint pain

When looking for the best collagen supplements to help with joint pain there are a few things to consider. Firstly, what does and doesn't collagen do? Well, while collagen is no Fountain of Youth as some folks may claim, research shows that collagen supplements can be effective in easing joint pain. Ever since I had the car crash, 5 years ago, I have suffered with my back. It hurts to even vacuum the house! VIEW the POST

A guide to selecting the best housing option for your aging parents

A guide to selecting the best housing option for your aging parents

If you are currently gearing up to have a ‘big talk’ about the future with your elderly parents, you’re probably feeling a bit nervous about the outcome. Thankfully, I do not have to worry about this as both of my parents are in their 50's, but it does make me worry about how things will be. Especially as I have watched how things with my GrandFathers have developed over the years, it's difficult. It's an emotional rollercoaster for everyone involved. While making decisions on behalf of a mentally diminished parent can be emotionally draining, there are fewer worries about how to approach the situation and how to bring up the subject of outside care. With cognitively able parents, it can be tough just getting past the mental barrier that says ‘I’m the child. I can’t be in charge of this.’ VIEW the POST