Wellness Library

Browse through the topics in our wellness library to discover best practices around staying healthy as you age and how CarePartners of Connecticut can help.

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Preventive Health

What Is Preventive Health?

Practicing preventive health means getting screened for illness or disease before you feel sick. Regular screenings...

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Community Health, Women's Health, Men's Health

Taking Steps to Prevent Kidney Disease

Kidney disease is when your kidneys are damaged and can’t filter blood properly. It can develop at any time, but...

women over 60 doing yoga for the health benefits.

The Benefits of Yoga Over 60

Staying active with yoga Many people think they need to already be flexible in order to practice yoga or that yoga...

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Community Health, Mental Health, Women's Health, Men's Health

How to Avoid the Winter Blahs

What is seasonal depression? Seasonal depression or seasonal affective disorder (SAD) is a type of depression related...

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Women's Health, Men's Health

Your Guide to Weight Loss Over 60

Weight loss basics The basics of weight loss are the same at any age – burn more calories than you consume and...