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July 8

Illinois Program Lets Freedom Ring

By Rick Banas of BMA Management, Ltd. As I sat with family and friends watching the fireworks light up the night sky on Independence Day,...

July 1

Seniors & Financial Decisions – Signs for Concerns?

By Rick Banas, Vice President of Strategic Marketing at BMA Management Unfortunately, the family member did not discover the advisory notice until it was much...

June 25

How Old is Old?

By Rick Banas of BMA Management, Ltd. Curiosity got the better of me last night. I couldn’t stop wondering about how old do you have...

June 17

Alzheimer’s Association Stresses the Benefits of Early Detection

By Rick Banas of BMA Management, Ltd. With someone developing Alzheimer’s every 70 seconds, the disease is fast becoming one of the greatest medical challenges...

June 9

Walking a Valuable Step for Older Adults to Take

By Rick Banas of BMA Management, Ltd. A study cited in a recent edition of the Journal of Gerontology giving credence to the advice often...

June 3

Aging is Changing

A Baby Boomer is turning 64 every 8.5 seconds. A break down of the life expectancy and where we are going next.

May 27

Celebrating Making a Difference “Every Day”

ALFA is celebrating their 20th Anniversary this year. As a way of showing their thanks, they made a music video. And a BMA member was 1/12 picked for the video.

May 19

Against All Odds – He Makes it Home

Everyone thought that Nasim James would never go back home to Heritage Woods of Bolingbrook assisted living community. Did he prove them wrong or right?

May 13

Move It or Lose It

By Rick Banas, Vice President of Strategic Marketing for BMA Management, Ltd. One of the keys ways to maintain your independence and avoid a move...

May 6

VA Benefit Can Help with Cost of Assisted Living

By Rick Banas, Vice President of Strategic Marketing for BMA Management, Ltd. The mission of our organization is to educate veterans and their families about...