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The End of Life: Acts of Love & Honor in Their Final Days

Each of us will face the loss of people we love. While we can’t change this fact, there’s plenty we can do to improve end-of-life quality and to memorialize those we’ve loved and lost.

Gray tones remain a favorite neutral, furniture styles are easy to live with, lightweight window treatments are back and options have never been wider for practical but beautiful flooring in 2016 home interiors. Button-back sofas and mixed-finish surfaces are favorites, too.
Home Trends: Easy Living With a Touch of Glitz

Gray tones and geometric patterns aren’t the only things to look for in home design this year. Discover what sorts of flooring choices, kitchen layouts, furniture choices and lighting devices are leading the way.

Relaxing whit his best friend
Healthy Seniors: When You Need a Helping Hand

Part of our series on healthy senior living. Aging is a natural part of life, but it eventually comes with day-to-day challenges. Our NWQ Guide to Healthy Senior Living is here to help.

Dr. Susan Fowell leads Northern Illinois Retina in Rockford, the region’s only full-time local practice providing intravitreal injections.
Healthy Seniors: Maintaining Healthy Vision

Part of our series on healthy senior living. Some of our region’s eye experts are on the cutting edge of technological and procedural advancements.

Healthy Seniors: Relief With Pain Management Techniques

Part of our series on healthy senior living. Take a look at some of the advanced treatments available to help relieve pain related to operations and aging.