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By Bryan Bardwell, Oxford’s Security and Privacy Officer Don't get hooked by crooks! Our latest blog post outlines several ways to avoid online scams. Even in the relative safety of our homes, the world can be a dangerous place. [...]
Home repair scammers are looking to make a quick buck; and unfortunately, older adults are most vulnerable. Learn how to protect yourself, or a loved one, from scammers.
Extreme cold during the winter can cause serious and life-threatening health issues. Be safe and be prepared with these winter weather tips.
Financial scams targeting seniors are growing more prevalent and elaborate. Learn how to recognize scams and help prevent getting tricked by a scammer.
There is snow and ice on the ground and the groundhog saw his shadow. So although we may be dreaming of spring, winter weather is here for now. Slick streets and sidewalks are reminders to be careful—not just in the winter but at all times—of falling.
“Happiness is a warm puppy,” said Charles M. Schulz, the creator of Peanuts. He, along with every pet lover out there, knows from experience what scientific research is now proving: pets make us happier and healthier.
by Pam Gennings, Oxford HealthCare I spent 10 years working for the Missouri Division of Aging (now the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services) and during that time I investigated numerous reports of elder abuse. Elder abuse can occur anywhere [...]
To this day, I will never forget the first and last time I rode with my 85-year-old father in law. The light was green as we approached a major intersection and all of a sudden he decided to slow down [...]