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Immunize Nevada writes on the importance of being up to date with immunizations and encourages you to talk with a health professional about which vaccines you might need. In addition, for water quality month, tips are provided to increase water consumption and how to swap surgery drinks for a healthier drink choice.

Shots for Seniors:
Why Getting Vaccinated is Important

August is National Water Quality Month – How much water should I drink?

Does coffee or juice count as a fluid?

Drink Swaps

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Nevada SNAP-Ed 

Graves, Bianca 2023, Healthy LIVING while aging! (2023-08), Extension | University of Nevada, Reno

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Also of Interest:

 
Preventing Falls in Your Home
This fact sheet contains extensive information on ways to prevent the risk of falling in one's home.
Collins, C. and Petermeier, H. 2007, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno, FS-07-24
Summer Safety Fact Sheet
Summer Safety for Older Adults
This fact sheet contains information on summer safety for older adults to help them stay healthy and active. Learn more about different activities an older adult can do to live longer and prevent danger to one's health.
Collins, C. and Petermeier, H. 2011, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno, FS-11-04
Winter Safety for Older Adults
This fact sheet contains information on ways older adults can stay healthy and active during the winter. Learn about the illness and accidents an older adult can fact if they are not healthy and ways to prevent it.
Collins, C. and Petermeier, H. 2001, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno, FS-11-02
parnd parent writing
Creating an Autobiography: A Family Keepsake
This fact sheet contains information on ways older adults can begin to write their autobiography or life stories.
Collins, C., Petermeier, H. 2009, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno, FS 09-03
writing autobiography
Creating an Autobiography: Starting the Process
This fact sheet contains information on ways older adults can begin to write their autobiography or life stories.
Collins, C., Petermeier, H. 2009, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno, FS 09-02
 

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Healthy Aging Initiative

Using Extension's expertise, the Healthy Aging Initiative (HAI) can connect you with the resources you need to navigate aging and the aging trend. The HAI program offers classes for older adults and those who work with, support and serve as care partners for older adults. Classes include physical activity, nutrition, family and care partner violence, turning your hobby into a small income stream or volunteer opportunities. In addition, we offer information outlining careers in aging, professiona