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  1. The GOP's Healthcare Plans Have Awakened the Wrath of a Powerful Constituency: Older AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | In These Times

    ... or at least the portion that doesn't live in gilt towers in Manhattan. And judging from the comments section on the AARP website, his cohort is more than ready to fight back. In typical Trump fashion, the candidate who promised not to cut Medicare ...

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  2. Lebanon area Tax Aide sites taking appointmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Lebanon Daily News

    ... It is time to call to make your appointment for a free tax preparation at Lebanon County Tax Aide Sites. All AARP Foundation Tax-Aide volunteer tax preparers complete tax preparation training and IRS certification prior to working with taxpayers ...

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  3. Richland couple wins AARP Michigan Community Service AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WOTV Battle Creek

    Mary and Scott Aldrich of Richland - dedicated and compassionate volunteers who are active in Senior Services of Southwest Michigan and several other area programs - are the winners of the 2016 Andrus Award for Community Service , AARP's most prestigious volunteer honor. The Andrus Award honors Michiganders who are sharing their experience, talent, and skills to enrich the lives of their senior community members.

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  4. Make your aging pay offRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Williston Observer

    ... at an establishment that offers them. Another good avenue to senior discounts is through membership organizations like AARP, which offers its age 50 and older members a wide variety of discounts through affiliate businesses (see AARPdiscounts.com). ...

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  5. Tech talk for seniorsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Williston Observer

    Spring ahead your tech knowledge by joining Tech for Tomorrow for a free, educational technology seminar, called "Tech Talk - Spring Ahead!" Saturday, Feb. 18 from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. The Tech Talk is designed to help seniors and members of the greater Chittenden County community get their tech questions answered. The engaging speakers from AARP, AT&T and Technology for Tomorrow will address hot topics in tech from safe computer use to how to connect to Wi-Fi and they will answer your tech questions.

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  6. New Infographic by Easy Climber Illustrates Senior Safety Tips for Every HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | PRWeb

    According to AARP, nearly 90 percent of today's seniors prefer to "age in place" and live independently in their homes rather than relocate to specialized housing. However, seniors and their loved ones should know that the Centers for Disease Control reports falls and trip hazards continue to present very real dangers around the home, causing nearly 3 million injuries and even 27,000 deaths each year.

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  7. CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 29 | Lakeland Times

    ... starting Feb. 3 and continuing until April 10. This service is provided by the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Foundation, and is available to people with low to moderate income; with special attention to those over the age of 60. ...

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  8. Trump's pledge to protect programs at odds with partyRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    ... about 76 percent of scheduled benefits. Medicare's hospital trust fund is projected to be depleted in 2028. Trump t old AARP that while his goal would be to keep promises made to Americans through Social Security, "as our demography changes, a ...

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  9. General Electric: 75 Million More Reasons To Buy The Stock NowRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... Census Bureau , there are approximately 75 million baby boomers alive and well in the United States. What's more, the AARP states millions of these baby boomers will retire over the next 16 years at a rate of 8,000 per day. I believe this ...

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  10. Hernando Briefs for Jan. 20Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    AARP Driver Safety Program classes are available at various locations. The cost for each six-hour course is $15 for AARP members and $20 for nonmembers.

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  11. Geriatric Complementary and Alternative Medicines (CAM) Market...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | SBWire

    ... example, National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) and American Association of Retired People (AARP) conducted one survey which stated that the use of CAM is increasing globally among the population aged 50 years and above. ...

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  12. Got a Genius Business Idea? Give It Life by Entering the 2017 MN CupRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Home Business

    ... Minnesota Initiative Foundation, Carlson Family Foundation, Meda and DEED, Securian Financial Group, Capella and AARP. MN Cup entries must describe the product or service, its market size or opportunity, give a sales and marketing overview, a brief ...

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  13. Keeping lonely seniors company can help keep them healthyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Post-Bulletin

    ... disease and high blood pressure. The health threat is similar to that of smoking 15 cigarettes a day, according to AARP. Researchers say that loneliness and isolation are linked to physical inactivity and poor sleep, as well as high blood pressure ...

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  14. Groups help seniors feel less lonelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    ... disease and high blood pressure. The health threat is similar to that of smoking 15 cigarettes a day, according to AARP. Researchers say that loneliness and isolation are linked to physical inactivity and poor sleep, as well as high blood pressure ...

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  15. "Gigs" are becoming lifelines for seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS News

    ... Maria Gamb quit her corporate gig to start her own business, and now sees retirement in a whole new light Indeed, an AARP analysis of Census Data found that the average retiree takes home less than $3,000 per month, so being able to earn a few ...

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  16. AARP [email protected]+ LivePitch Announces Advisory Board; Emcees for April 12-13 EventRead the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... of GE Ventures as Emcee for Caregiving; Jennifer Simpson of the Aspen Institute as Emcee for Financial Technology AARP is pleased to announce the advisory board and emcees for its sixth [email protected]+ LivePitch event which will be held Wednesday ...

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  17. ATA's 2017 Telehealth 2.0 Conference to Focus on Industry Transformation, InnovationRead the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... affect nearly every type of healthcare organization." Industry leading organizations featured at Telehealth 2.0 include AARP, the American Heart Association, American Well, Avera, Cerner, Cleveland Clinic, InTouch, Advanced ICU, The Good Samaritan ...

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  18. AARP Partners With Consumer Cellular To Host Complimentary Hands-On...Read the original story

    Feb 24, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    AARP has partnered with Consumer Cellular to host its complimentary TEK Workshops to help close the technology gap among people 50-plus. There are still millions of people over 50 who are not online, including 22 percent of boomers and 48 percent of seniors.

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  19. Free tax assistance at libraries and senior centersRead the original story

    Yesterday | Phinneywood

    Taxpayers can receive free tax preparation services at many Seattle Public Library locations, senior centers and other community sites. The service is a collaboration between SPL, United Way of King County and AARP, with no age, job or retirement requirements to receive free help.

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  20. Happy 100thRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BBC News

    ... big deal when your career lasts for sixty plus years, she suggests. Jo Ann Jenkins, chief executive at non-profit group AARP - the influential lobby group for older Americans - says working longer is already a reality for many in the US. In 2012, US ...

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