What Dianne is Reading – President-Elect Trump Names Nominee to Head Up Health & Human Services

In this feature of the Genki Living blog, I would like to share with you helpful articles, interesting research, and useful health information that I came across in the past week.  As KEIRO® said at the community gathering in Little Tokyo which was held immediately after the November 2016 election, “It is evident that decisions…

What Dianne is Reading – What Communities Can Do for the Growing Numbers of People with Dementia and How Keiro Can Help

In this feature of the Genki Living® blog, I would like to share with you helpful articles, interesting research, and useful health information that I came across recently. The National Alliance for Caregiving on August 23, 2016, featured a story about a Japanese city’s community approach to deal with the increasing numbers of people with…

What Dianne is Reading – Why Do People Live Longer in Japan?

In this feature of the Genki Living® blog, I would like to share with you helpful articles, interesting research, and useful health information that I came across in the past week. Our good friend, Dr. Tom Yoshikawa, geriatrics physician and former Editor in Chief of the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, recently sent me an…