Elderly Newswire (Page 7)

Elderly Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Elderly (Senior Citizen). (Page 7)

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  1. Man Allegedly Held 81-Year-Old Veteran Hostage in Hotel For Four Years and Stole His Pension ChecksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | People

    ... CBS News . Police said that Coniglio allegedly received three checks each month and used physical force to get the elderly man to cooperate with him, CBS reports. Authorities said Coniglio, a handyman at the hotel, allegedly posed as the man's ...

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  2. Veteran, 81, was held hostage 4 years in motel beside police station, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Sunherald.com

    ... 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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  3. Illinois joins federal suit to block Humana-Aetna mergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Chicago Tribune

    This photo compilation shows signs for health insurers Humana, Aetna, Cigna and Anthem. On July 21, 2016, federal regulators said they are suing to stop the merger of Aetna and Humana as well as the Anthem-Cigna deal.

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  4. Moving back with mum and dad - when you're 60 or 70Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Eastern Daily Press

    ... alone or, increasingly, the longer she lived, in sheltered housing or care homes. The need for carers rose, as the elderly grew older, more lonely and needed help, often staying a in their homes, the mortgage long paid off and now worth a small ...

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  5. Court for home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Castanet.net

    One of the men charged with the forcible confinement of a senior citizen in Vernon this past spring will face a preliminary inquiry in Vernon provincial court. Perrier and Gregory Philip Jolicoeur, 50, were both charged with forcible confinement after a home invasion in which an elderly man was tied up in his own home.

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  6. GWH in recruitment driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Swindon Advertiser

    NURSES of all ages have been invited to a recruitment day at the Great Western Hospital with the promise of a job interview the very same day. The event, which takes place on Saturday, July 30, is open to all registered nurses keen to join the teams working across the hospital's three elderly care wards.

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  7. Family's 'disgust' as nurse who neglected 98-year-old woman at centre ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Croydon Guardian

    ... film, the nurse can be seen pushing medication into Ms Grant's mouth while singing aloud to herself, ignoring the elderly lady when she tries to thank her. Following the disturbing revelations contained in Ms Evan's footage, which featured in a 2014 ...

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  8. Portland, OR - Housecall Providers announces new board members and officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | OregonLive.com

    ... calls, to patients who have great difficulty leaving their residence. A typical Housecall Providers patient is elderly with complex medical issues and multiple chronic disorders such as Alzheimer's disease and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. ...

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  9. Blogsbody handed free 'scrip to Cressroads' swank fitness suiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2010 | Hampshire Chronicle

    SEVEN DAWNS REMAIN before Bamps-the-Blog wakes to his 70th birthday gift of an all but free prescription for exercising at Evolution - Perins' community campus health and fitness suite - as authorised by Doctor Beanstoke's general practice beside the Victorian station for steam locomotion, and opposite the flickering blue light of the county constabulary's part-time watch over the self-styled watercress capital of the world. Evolution's team promises the septuagenarian grandfather18 pieces of cardio-vascular equipment, six resistance machines, free weights and a sprung-floor studio for fitness classes and dance to set him on his merry way to better health and well-being.

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  10. Peter GeyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | City Pages

    ... written narrative. The book opens in November in Gunflint, Minnesota, upon the disappearance of Harry Eide, an elderly man suffering from dementia. His son, Gus, and Harry's former lover, Berit, try to piece together the motive for escape by ...

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  11. As city braces for heat wave, residents urged to be 'good neighbors'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Chicago Tribune

    Mayor Emanuel talks Chicago heat wave precautions for the sick and elderly at a senior center on the Southwest Side. Mayor Emanuel talks Chicago heat wave precautions for the sick and elderly at a senior center on the Southwest Side.

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  12. 'NHS changes will be good for patients' says GP chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Buxton Advertiser

    ... nurses, social care workers and doctors working closely with a patient's GP. The Spencer Ward, which deals with elderly mental health patients, could be closed down under the review, with patients being treated at home or travelling to Chesterfield ...

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  13. 'Despicable' burglars lose appeal against jail termsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | West Sussex Today

    ... they deserved. Their burglary spree, from November 2013 to February 2014, spanned five counties and targetted elderly and vulnerable people with collections of antiques. Abberley and Ansbro were jailed at Lewes Crown Court on December 11 last year. ...

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  14. Wantagh man gets 5 years probation for stealing from vet with dementiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | News12.com

    ... to getting that man to purchase a Porsche sports car for him. "It's always disturbing when somebody steals from an elderly person who is having memory problems related to dementia or Alzheimer's disease. However, what makes this case more disturbing ...

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  15. Elderly Marine veteran allegedly held captive for 4 years in motel roomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Washington Times

    An elderly Marine veteran from New York was allegedly held captive in a motel room for four years by a man who stole his benefits and Social Security checks. Police arrested 35-year-old Perry Coniglio on Tuesday night in connection with Mr. McClellan's captivity.

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  16. Boomers Ignoring Conventional Housing WisdomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Mortgage News Daily

    Oh those Baby Boomers. Even as they age they don't retire, at least not from the public stage.

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  17. Newstalk: Mohawk Valley Institute for Learning in RetirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | WKTV

    The Mohawk Valley Institute for Learning in Retirement, MVILR, is entering its 20th year this September. The organization provides academic and social classes for seniors at the beautiful SUNY Poly campus as part of the SUNY Poly Continuing Education Program.

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  18. Choosing Healthcare for The End of Your LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | San Fernando Sun

    ... breathe for you. Resuscitation can benefit healthy young people, but it's not usually helpful for seriously-ill or elderly people. You can chose to accept or decline resuscitation. - Medical intervention (person has pulse and/or is breathing): ...

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  19. Seniors at Alberni's Pioneer Cottages face second huge rental increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Residents at Pioneer Cottages have been given five days to consider another voluntary rent increase to pay their property tax bill or the cottages will be put up for sale. The Alberni Valley Senior Citizens Home Society handed out financial packages at a meeting Wednesday for residents of the 41 cottages that are part of the Pioneer Tower and Cottages at Wallace Street and 10th Avenue.

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  20. Public dental care: Governmental programs provide coverage for more than 100 million residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | RDH

    ... In specific cases, Medicare may provide reimbursement for dental procedures carried out in the hospital on elderly people or individuals who have disabilities, but generally it does not fund dental care (see related sidebar). Medicaid is the program ...

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