4 hrs ago
Tips For Caring For An Aging Pet at Library Lecture
Phoenixville Public Library will present a free lecture, "Caring for the Aging Pet", on Monday, September 29 at 7:00 PM.
7 hrs ago
Melatonin does not reduce delirium in elderly patients having acute hip surgery
Melatonin supplements do not appear to lessen delirium in elderly people undergoing surgery for hip fractures, indicates a new trial published in CMAJ .
11 hrs ago
Bangor Daily News
3rd Annual "There's No Place Like Home" - Thriving in Place Symposium
Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center's 3rd Annual "There's No Place Like Home" Symposium "Planning Your Life No Matter the Chapter" is coming to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Belvedere Road in Damariscotta on September 18, 2014.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Monterey County Herald
Monterey County seniors finding pain relief in medical marijuana
CARMEL >> In the middle of the day, as she performs household tasks while listening to her favorite music, an unusual thing happens to Bobbe Meyer, an 86-year-old Monterey Peninsula resident who has struggled for years with acute pain from arthritis.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
White Matter Lesions Are Associated With Hospital Admissions Because...
From the Department of Neurology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland and Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland ; School of Medicine, University of Tampere and FimLab Laboratories Ltd, Tampere University Hospital Region, Tampere, Finland ; Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of ... (more)
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Save the Date: 3rd Annual "There's No Place Like Home" Thriving in ...
Save the Date: 3rd Annual "There's No Place Like Home" Thriving in Place Symposium - Planning Your Life No Matter the Chapter Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center's 3rd Annual "There's No Place Like Home" Symposium "Planning Your Life No Matter the Chapter" is coming to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Belvedere Road in ... (more)
Mon Aug 25, 2014
With aging population, need for more geriatricians grows
Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Penn doctor's study links Parkinson's and depression
These psychiatric problems may actually be early symptoms of what many see as primarily a movement disorder, said Daniel Weintraub, a Penn Medicine geriatric psychiatrist, who studies the psychiatric and cognitive complications of Parkinson's.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
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Fri Aug 22, 2014
The Miami Herald
Memory disorders centers provide specialized care
Miguel Siriana, who has Lewy body dementia, sits at home with his wife of 53 years, Nelida Siriana, in their West Kendall apartment.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Are your memory gaps a sign of
When do those misplaced keys, missing cellphone or loss of words add up to something more than a simple mental lapse? Not all moments of absent-mindedness indicate cognitive problems as one ages, but experts say one should be alert to signs that signal significant changes.
Guide To Retirement LIving
Memorable Moments-Arbor Place
Love. Laughter. Joy. These are singularly human experiences-and they are essential to a good life, regardless of age or ability.
Urinary Incontinence: Urologic and Medication Etiology in Seniors
Mary Ann E. Zagaria, PharmD, MS, CGP Independent Senior Care Consultant Pharmacist and President of MZ Associates, Inc., Norwich, New York www.mzassociatesinc.com Chair-elect 2013-2014, Board of Commissioners, Commission for Certification in Geriatric Pharmacy Recipient of the Excellence in Geriatric Pharmacy Practice Award from the Commission for ... (more)
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Geriatric medicine course is in NYC this September
The Intensive Board Review Course in Geriatric and Palliative Medicine is a four-day program at Baruch College Vertical Campus Conference Center, New York City.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
The Sampson Independent
Myriad training opportunities offered
Greetings everyone! I guess we are all singing "Rain rain, go away, come again another day," but we must remember that God is in control.
More evidence adult daycare eases stress on dementia caregivers
The stress of caring for a family member with dementia may take a toll on health over time, but a new study suggests that even one day off can shift caregivers' stress levels back toward normal.
Hartford/VA Geriatric Social Work Scholars Program selects new cohort
The prestigious Hartford/VA Scholars Program has selected three geriatric social work researchers for a two-year award that provides career development and mentorship for projects that will improve health outcomes not only for older veterans, but for all older adults.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
The Miami Herald
Figuring out a strategy for eating well for aging dementia patients
My husband has dementia. Recently he has lost a lot of weight -and I'm concerned.
The Mountaineer Publishing Company
Dementia-related activities training is Aug. 26
The Smoky Mountain Center, in partnership with the Southwestern Area Agency on Aging and Haywood Senior Resource Center, will host "Beyond Bingo: Meaningful Activities for Dementia Residents," from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Aug. 26, at the Senior Resource Center, located at 81 Elmwood Way, Waynesville.
Using Key Pilates Components to Optimize Outcomes in Rehab
A 2-day course offers the opportunity for medical professionals to gain fundamental knowledge of Pilates theory and principles in order to integrate it into their rehabilitation programs.