Elderly Newswire (Page 5)

Elderly Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. New care home opens its doors for sneak preview ahead of openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | This is Wiltshire

    "We're excited to be welcoming our first residents to Abbey House, a new state-of-the-art care home which will play an important role in meeting the demand for quality care for the elderly, particularly those living with dementia, in Swindon," said Erica Pryce, registered nurse manager at Abbey House. "With the town's population growing faster than the national average - and the number of those aged over 75 rising by four to five per cent each year - local health and social care services are under severe pressure.

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  2. Elderly subjected to unnecessary invasive end-of-life treatment, review showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sydney Morning Herald

    Professor Ken Hillman is one of Australia's most outspoken critics of unnecessary, invasive and often harmful treatments among elderly patients in their final months of life. But when his own mother neared death, he became one of the many Australians clinging to medical intervention to keep their loved one alive.

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  3. Dodd Frank Is About To Be Thoroughly HillariedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | The Daily Caller

    Today I watched Hillary Clintons speech and I was appalled. I watched her tell the audience how she would bring Wall Street to heel and hold them accountable.

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  4. In murder trail, Chesco lawyer says father died as he wanted27 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | Philly.com

    ... failed to get his father medical care for the two years they lived together. He said the prosecution will prove the elderly man had cared about his health and consented to treatment. Maloney told the jury that police had found O'Brien Jr. with bed ...

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  5. New care home opens its doors for sneak preview ahead of openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Swindon Advertiser

    "We're excited to be welcoming our first residents to Abbey House, a new state-of-the-art care home which will play an important role in meeting the demand for quality care for the elderly, particularly those living with dementia, in Swindon," said Erica Pryce, registered nurse manager at Abbey House. "With the town's population growing faster than the national average - and the number of those aged over 75 rising by four to five per cent each year - local health and social care services are under severe pressure.

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  6. Type of illness, race can lead to end-of-life care disparityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Valley News Live

    ... oncologist at the University of Pennsylvania who was not involved in the new study. "As baby boomers age and the elderly shift to the 'old old,' this article is a clarion call for more attention to end-of-life care across the spectrum of serious ...

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  7. Sources say the provincial Liberals are pulling the plug on yearly...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The London Free Press

    ... the ministry alike - the time saved can be used in other ways to improve care, she said. But an advocate for the elderly says the Liberal government has taken a step backwards from its 2013 pledge to protect residents of nursing homes. "I'm very ...

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  8. No Association Between 'Bad Cholesterol' and Senior Deaths: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | News Max

    ... LDL-C, but most people in these studies exhibited an inverse relationship, which means that higher LDL-C among the elderly is often associated with longer life," said Diamond. Diamond also noted that the findings suggest that high cholesterol may be ...

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  9. a Media Pushes - Ban' On Old People VotingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Breitbart.com

    Older people were far more likely to vote to leave the European Union , and having lost the argument, supporters of Remain are blaming them, insult them and even arguing their democratic rights should now be curtailed. The more working class, poor, old and uneducated people are, statistically the more likely they were to support Brexit.

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  10. Are Developing Economies Lagging Behind in the Global Aged Care Market?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | SBWire

    With a globally high percentage of senior citizens, aged care services and its associated markets have never been this important before. The baby boomer era is inching toward a close as the people born in that time frame are mostly past retirement.

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  11. Is the US Health-care System Any Healthier Under 6 Years of the ACA?Read the original story

    Monday | Health News Digest

    ... any other government program since Medicaid was adopted in 1965 to help the poor, and Medicare to subsidize the elderly in 1985. Yet the law's initial technical missteps, continuing red tape and opposing provisions - as well as the lack of support ...

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  12. The clock is ticking for one of the county's most vital elderly day care support centresRead the original story

    Monday | Matlock Mercury

    ... on the kind of commitment and thoughtfulness which our parents showed us when we were children. And for those elderly people in Derbyshire who are not ready to go into a residential nursing home the choices available to them may be about to become ...

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  13. Older adults with high LDL-C live longer than peers with low levels of same cholesterol, say expertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Medical News

    ... LDL-C, but most people in these studies exhibited an inverse relationship, which means that higher LDL-C among the elderly is often associated with longer life," said Diamond. Diamond also points out the research that suggests that high cholesterol ...

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  14. Arlington tops list of best cities for retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WTOP-FM Washington

    Those who live in the area may not have to go far to find a good retirement spot: Arlington, Virginia, topped Bankrate.com's study of the best and worst cities to retire in. Bankrate said in a statement that its study assessed communities in nine categories: cost of living; climate; health care cost and quality; taxes; crime; well-being; walkability; and cultural vitality.

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  15. Nation-Now 17 mins ago 7:41 a.m.Social Security survival strategies with COLA only at 0.2%Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WHAS11

    If you asked a Social Security recipient for a penny for their thoughts on next year's projected 0.2% cost of living adjustment, they could give it to you, but they'd only have $1.99 left. That's because the small increase would equal only an extra $2 a month for someone getting a $1,000 check, based on estimates released last week.

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  16. 'Bad' cholesterol not behind elderly deaths: ResearchersRead the original story

    Monday | Newkerala.com

    ... LDL-C, but most people in these studies exhibited an inverse relationship, which means that higher LDL-C among the elderly is often associated with longer life," Diamond noted. The research suggests that high cholesterol may be protective against ...

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  17. No association between 'bad cholesterol' and elderly deaths, new study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... LDL-C, but most people in these studies exhibited an inverse relationship, which means that higher LDL-C among the elderly is often associated with longer life," said Diamond. Diamond also points out the research that suggests that high cholesterol ...

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  18. Scammers take more than money when they exploit older AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Deseret News

    ... - extremely powerful fear." Last year, True Link Financial undertook a major study of financial abuse targeting the elderly and found that previous estimates were grossly inadequate. The True Link Report on Elder Financial Abuse 2015 documented more ...

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  19. 10 QUESTIONS: Patrick Curtin connects the dots for seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Patrick Curtin, the newest member of the Shirley Council on Aging's outreach team, says his youth offers "a different perspective" for retirees and their families who are seeking help with age-related issues. Curtin says he has "an aging-in-place" philosophy, aiming to help seniors stay in their own homes for as long as possible.

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  20. Why does substantial weight loss so often mean instant ageing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sydney Morning Herald

    Sadly, not so much for her powerful two-handed shots as for the sexism storm whipped up by John Inverdale's insensitive remark that she was "never going to be a looker". Despite Inverdale's apparent concern that Bartoli's appearance would hamper her ability to be anything other than a scrappy fighter on the tennis court, three years later she is back in London, joining him as part of the BBC commentary team at this year's championship.

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