Ron Kauffman, Author at The Tryon Daily Bulletin


Are handwritten wills valid?

In previous articles, I’ve written about the importance of having a will, which basically says tells survivors exactly what the person wants to be done ... Read more

by Ron Kauffman, Tuesday, November 22, 2022 8:00 am


Alopecia causes and treatment

A friend of mine recently asked me what I know about alopecia and asked if I’d mind doing some research and writing an article about ... Read more

by Ron Kauffman, Monday, November 7, 2022 12:36 pm


Common symptoms of clinical depression

From time to time, all of us experience feelings of sadness, but that is usually short-lived and unlike depression, does not last more than 2weeks. ... Read more

by Ron Kauffman, Tuesday, October 25, 2022 10:42 am


Medications for memory loss

It is typical for people to have mild memory lapses over time. This is age-related and should not cause concern. However, people with memory loss ... Read more

by Ron Kauffman, Wednesday, October 12, 2022 10:25 am


What is COPD?

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is the term for a group of lung conditions that prevent the lungs from working efficiently, are progressive and often ... Read more

by Ron Kauffman, Tuesday, September 27, 2022 8:00 am


What causes appetite loss in dementia patients?

Dementia is a term that describes a loss of cognitive abilities, which can include thinking, memory, speech, reasoning, and other processes. Dementia patients may also ... Read more

by Ron Kauffman, Tuesday, September 13, 2022 12:48 pm


Is left arm pain always a symptom of a heart attack?

For decades we’ve been told that if a person is experiencing pain in their left arm, they should not disregard it, especially if that pain ... Read more

by Ron Kauffman, Monday, August 22, 2022 11:09 am


What is Gaslighting?

If you watch the news, you’ve no doubt heard the term “Gaslighting.”  But what does it mean, when is it used and what are some ... Read more

by Ron Kauffman, Tuesday, August 9, 2022 11:39 am


What is normal aging?

I remember getting up one morning, looking in the mirror over the bathroom sink and seeing a reflection of myself wasn’t sure if that was ... Read more

by Ron Kauffman, Tuesday, July 26, 2022 8:00 am


Dehydration: Risk factors seniors should know

With the summer months upon us, particularly for those of us living in the south, heat can be a silent killer if we fail to ... Read more

by Ron Kauffman, Monday, July 11, 2022 10:40 am

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