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Fitness First: Stay Fit to Keep Driving Safely

Fitness First: Stay Fit to Keep Driving Safely

Our rural foothill communities are great places to live – for safe drivers, that is. Driving helps you stay independent. But illness, injury and age-related changes can reduce muscle strength, endurance, flexibility and joint stability – all vital to your

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Stop Signs

Stop Signs

A graying population coupled with an already high percentage of older drivers means ever more seniors behind the wheel here. For each, a difficult decision looms: When to give up the keys.

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After 76 Years, Ol’ Leadfoot Turns in His Keys

After 76 Years, Ol’ Leadfoot Turns in His Keys

Ol’ Leadfoot has surrendered his car key. My dad got into a little fender bender down in Dallas recently and knew at last, the way an aging slugger who whiffs at a pitch he used to wallop into the cheap

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Senior Driving: Having That Crucial Conversation

Telling a reluctant parent, spouse or friend that he or she should stop driving can be stressful. Traffic safety and insurance groups offer these suggestions: Make sure the person leading the conversation is someone the older driver trusts, and who

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