Elderly Newswire (Page 6)

Elderly Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Elderly (Senior Citizen). (Page 6)

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  1. Roe Valley volunteer call for Rosie's TrustRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Derry Today

    ... on her grandfather when he became unwell and went to live in a nursing home, and his dog was given away. "There are elderly people out there who have nothing else but their animal, so you're stepping in to fill that void," said Louisa. "It's very ...

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  2. Waiting list puts family on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Courier

    ... ashamed that I saw her so infrequently." Ms Roxburgh said local aged care services were vital for the well being of elderly people in regional and remote communities. "People maintain their likes and dislikes and their culture when they move into ...

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  3. Hospital owner jailed, suspected of stealing from senior citizensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Fresno Bee

    ... residents fell victim to the crime; six of those seniors have since died. Anyone with information on other cases of elderly abuse is asked to contact Detective Skip Swain at 559-600-8025. The public can also contact Crime Stoppers at 559-498-STOP ...

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  4. Five Star Quality Care, Inc. (FVE) Stock Price Down 1.3%Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Daily Political

    ... assisted living communities and SNFs that are subject to centralized oversight and provide housing and services to elderly residents.

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  5. Dementia: When the mind fades awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Merinews

    As per the estimates of the World Health Organization, the number of ageing population is increasing in countries like India and dementia is going to become an epidemic among the elderly in the coming decades. Although so far, I have not known anyone personally who is or has suffered from dementia, I am aware of people in my circle of friends who have.

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  6. After stepping on landmine, elephant gets prosthetic legRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | USA Today

    After stepping on landmine, elephant gets prosthetic leg She's the second elephant to ever receive a prosthesis, and she's standing tall. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/29ZtqHp Motala is the second elephant to ever receive an artificial limb.

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  7. It's Coming Up At The LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Orange Live

    ... Buffs: Remember Thursday, July 28 at 7 PM With the aid of a fellow Auschwitz survivor and a handwritten letter, an elderly man with dementia goes in search of the person responsible for the death of his family. 1 hour 34 minutes. R. Harry Potter ...

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  8. Costs pile up for elderly careRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Berkshire Eagle

    Alejandra Negron at her apartment, where she receives some home health care services through a Medicaid program, with her daughter Carmen Hernandez, in New York. Senior Health Partners of Healthfirst and at least two other companies appear to have illegally cut or modified the home care of Negron and hundreds of other disabled and aged people in New York.

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  9. Playdates With Toddlers Adding Spark Back Into Lives Of Senior CitizensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | CBS Local

    CBS2 / KCAL9 CBS2/KCAL9 is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. CBS Studio City Broadcast Center 4200 Radford Avenue Studio City, CA [] "It reminds me of the old days when I was a little kid and I used to play just like this," said Adrian Loren, a senior citizen.

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  10. Financial Elder AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... in Macon County is making a difference. Macon County State's Attorney Jay Scott says in the last two years the Elderly Victims Crime Unit with a full time investigator has lead to the convictions of 88 people for felony crimes against seniors, with ...

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  11. The cost of caring: What will you pay for elderly relatives?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Independent.ie

    Looking after your parents or a spouse in old age is an expensive business, but you may be eligible for some help. Sinead Ryan reports It can be one of the hardest decisions a family will ever have to make.

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  12. Police: Ex-Marine, 81, held hostage in motel for 4 yearsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | KCTV5

    ... used brute force and intimidation to get the mentally diminished veteran to cooperate with him, police said. The elderly man has advanced dementia, according to police. Police Chief Jack Quinn said the veteran received a "tremendous amount of money" ...

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  13. Old lobster spared the pot, will retire to Maine aquariumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Boston.com

    It's not common for senior citizens to move from Florida to Maine, but Larry the Lobster's life depends on it. The decades old, 15-pound lobster has been spared from the kettles of a Sunrise, Florida, restaurant and will head to the Maine State Aquarium for retirement.

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  14. Excerpts from recent South Dakota editorialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Valley Morning Star

    ... The recent assault conviction of a nursing assistant brings into focus the need for legislation to protect the elderly and disabled who live in assisted-living facilities in South Dakota. When two women suspected a relative was being abused at ...

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  15. Caregiver Embezzled $11,000 From 95-Year-Old Woman: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | NBC Washington

    ... orionoff said. The Montgomery County State's Attorney's Office said a special task force was created to protect the elderly in Montgomery County.

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  16. Volunteer CornerRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Children's Advocacy Center needs volunteers to greet children and their protective caregivers who come to the center because of abuse the children have endured. Times available are 5 to 7 p.m. Monday to Thursday, and ongoing substitute positions.

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  17. Lynn Bird: Senior Law Day a wonderful eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Daily Camera

    As we age, there are a number of issues to consider but knowing the resources local to you is a step in the right direction, which is why I always encourage any senior, baby boomer, adult child or caregiver to attend Senior Law Day on Aug. 6. The event, which costs $10 to attend and is held at the Plaza Convention Center in Longmont, is designed to help seniors gain insight through informative talks on legal topics relevant to aging and the concerns that arise with it. Attendees will also have the opportunity to speak one-on-one with a lawyer during free 15-minute sessions, though there are a limited number of sessions available.

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  18. 72-year-old man with dementia reported missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | KRON 4

    A 72-year-old man who suffers from dementia was reported missing out of a Newark care home on Thursday. Newark police received a call from an employee of the care home at 12:44 p.m. reporting that a client never returned from his morning walk that he took at 10:30 a.m. Officers determined that the elderly man was last seen at a located he normally visits at about 11:30 a.m. 72-year-old Ceroy Anderson suffers from dementia and does not know his name.

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  19. County unlikely to raise millageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Times

    With the county's tax base growing for the third consecutive year, it appears unlikely county commissioners will need to raise millage, and may even decide to lower it.

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  20. Caregivers picket after nearly 20 layoffs by new facility ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Jersey Journal

    PERTH AMBOY - With many still in their uniforms, the group picketed up and down Elm Street, chanting and clapping, to send a message to the new owner of their health care facility: they would not be pushed around. Roughly 50 nursing home employees from the Alameda Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare gathered Thursday afternoon to protest the recent layoff of 18 employees by the facility's new owner, Eli Frankel, who purchased the nursing home in April.

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