Tag: Wellness

Keiro Connect: Social Isolation – A Growing Epidemic

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The Dangers of Feeling Lonely –Social Isolation as a Growing Epidemic

Across the nation, healthcare providers and organizations are growing concerned about social isolation among older adults. Based on current estimates from AARP, as many as 17% of older Americans aged…

Health Benefits of Volunteering

We all view retirement differently. Some envision retirement as a time to travel the world, others might possibly view retirement as a chance to make home improvements. Perhaps others view…

Keiro Connect: Preparing for Caregiving

Keiro Connect: Spring 2018

Studies show low levels of social interaction can be as dangerous as smoking 15 cigarettes a day and can be TWICE as harmful as obesity.

Last Chance to Sign Up for Caregiver Conference!

After months of planning, we are excited to finally present our Caregiver Conference on Saturday along with the Gardena Valley Japanese Cultural Institute!

October: Breast Cancer Awareness Month

In October, we recognize Breast Cancer Awareness month because breast cancer is an increasing concern for Asian American women across the country. According to the American Cancer Society, the average risk…

Keiro No Hi – Celebrating and Recognizing Our Elders

Keiro No Hi, translated in English as “Respect for the Aged Day,” is a Japanese public holiday celebrated every third Monday in September. It is a day to honor older adults,…

Keiro Annual Publication: Fall 2017

“Aging” can be simply defined as the process of changes (physically, mentally, psychologically) that occur in your body with time in your adult years (we include “adult years” to separate out the maturation and growing process that occurs in children as they reach adulthood).

KEIRO® Provides Programs to Help You Manage Your Health Conditions and Legal/Financial Issues

Learn about our upcoming classes in the community!