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20 august 2019

10:04
If you have an elderly family member, you know it can be tough to find the right care option, especially when trying to balance your loved one's comfort with the cost of care. There are 50 million Americans over the age...

10:02
HealthMine, the health action as a service company (HAaaS), announced the publication of its 2019 white paper entitled, A Call for Care That's Personal, Accessible and Social by Jane Sarasohn-Kahn, a leading health economist and communicator.  The...

09:10
We are pleased to announce that CannaMed Clinic, an interdisciplinary medical cannabis clinic has been acquired by Natural Care. This merger will introduce current CannaMed patients to the enhanced free services offered to all existing and future...

09:05
SafelyYou, a memory care-focused health care technology company, and Integrated Health Systems, a leading information technology provider for senior living communities, announced today that they are partnering to standardize implementations of...

08:00
The state of Georgia has approved Seniorlink to launch Structured Family Caregiving (SFC), a new family caregiver support program. The program offers a digital coaching solution and financial support to families caring for loved ones at home....


19 august 2019

17:39
Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt, BVM, was honored recently as part of her 100th birthday celebration by LEGOLAND Discovery Center with a one-of-a-kind LEGO statue in her likeness. "We wanted to create something memorable for...

17:25
For over four decades, Frank W. Abagnale has advised the FBI on how to outsmart con artists and now he's coming to Chicago on Tuesday from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. to help us learn how to spot and avoid scams so we can protect our families. As one of the...

12:15
The governments of Canada and PEI recognize that strategic investments in green and local wastewater infrastructure play a key role in supporting dynamic, healthy communities while improving residents' quality of life and protecting the environment....


16 august 2019

15:24
On April 4, 2019, the daughter of a patient who died in a Pinellas County, Florida hospital sued St. Anthony's Hospital, Inc. and Baycare Health System, Inc. The complaint alleges that the defendants were vicariously responsible for the slip and fall...

14:01
People in their 60s who are strong in mind, body and spirit have a chance to be "pin ups" in a 2020 Dayton 60 Strong calendar. Proceeds from calendar sales will benefit the The Dayton Foundation's Oregon District Tragedy Fund. Anyone can nominate a...

13:00
Seniors and people living with disabilities now have access to 10 new affordable rental homes and five group home bed spaces in the community thanks to a partnership between the governments of Canada and British Columbia, the City of Penticton and...


15 august 2019

18:01
Shelley Lyford, president and CEO of nonprofit, nonpartisan West Health and a commissioner on the California Commission on Aging, has been appointed to California's Master Plan for Aging Stakeholder Advisory Committee, a group of civic leaders that...

16:00
Let's face it ? we all want to age well. Western Reserve Area Agency on Aging (WRAAA) will host its 28th annual AGINGWell Conference & Luncheon: AGEISM-Reframing the Narrative. The event will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019, from 8:30 a.m. to...

16:00
Inc. magazine revealed yesterday that Georgetown Home Care is No. 2501 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies...

14:29
Delta Care Rx, one of the leading providers of pharmacy benefit management and Rx mail order services to the nation's hospice providers, announces the launch of its Medicare Advantage Preparedness Program (MAPPTM) to assist and support hospice...

13:38
"The Greatest Generation" we call them; those who were victorious over all that threatened our way of life in WWII. These heroes fought and in too many instances died during their service to this great nation. Today, too many of these heroes are...

09:03
PointClickCare, the leading cloud-based software vendor for the long-term and post-acute care (LTPAC) and senior living markets, announced today the results of its 2019 Patient Transition Study, conducted in partnership with Definitive Healthcare....


14 august 2019

13:41
The Alaska Supreme Court overturned a ruling that would not allow anyone to discuss the actual cost of medical care at trial ? only the amount paid by insurance. The appeal concerned an order barring the Petitioner, Lorena Weston, from presenting any...

11:30
Petalo.ia, a company focused on passionately unscrambling senior care operations through technology, announces its official launch and market entry. Founded by senior care industry veterans Camille Roussel and Jason Gottschalk, Petalo.ai's service...

09:57
Tivity Health®  is hosting its third annual Connectivity Summit on Rural Aging to promote healthy aging for rural Americans. The Summit will include an action-focused agenda that engages stakeholders from community and faith-based organizations,...

08:01
Senior Helpers®, the nation's premier provider of in-home senior care, today announced its support of six local Wilmington Rock Steady Boxing coaches to attend the organization's national conference from September 4 ? 6, 2019. Rock Steady Boxing, a...

08:00
SCAN Health Plan®,?one of the nation's largest not-for-profit Medicare Advantage?health?plans, today announced the recent publication of the results from their Insights program?an innovative approach to delivering behavioral health services to...

06:00
The Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors, will visit an organization that is helping to reduce social isolation among seniors. A photo opportunity and media availability will follow the announcement. Please note that all details are...

05:00
HRA administrators, Clarity Benefit Solutions, discusses key retiree trends. Employees who are looking forward to their golden years to enjoy life to its fullest may need assistance regarding trends that may impact their emotional and financial...

03:01
Research teams at the University of Iowa College of Public Health and nonprofit Transamerica Institute®, with funding from Colorado-based NextFifty Initiative, are encouraging employers in Colorado to participate in a statewide survey. The survey...


13 august 2019

14:50
Asthma is underdiagnosed and undertreated in older Americans, leading to poor outcomes. Older patients who have both asthma and depression are twice as likely to have an asthma-related hospitalization as those without depression. In light of this,...

14:05
The Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors, will visit an organization that is helping to reduce social isolation among seniors. A photo opportunity and media availability will follow the announcement. Please note that all details are...

10:30
Seniors are an important part of Canada's social fabric and have made countless contributions in the past. They helped build our nation and continue to contribute to its success. That is why the Government of Canada is committed to ensuring that its...

10:28
Investing in community infrastructure is essential to ensuring Canadian families have access to modern reliable services that improve their quality of life and position communities for growth. The governments of Canada and Nova Scotia recognize that...

10:27
The Centre for Aging + Brain Health Innovation (CABHI), powered by Baycrest, in collaboration with four academic centres in Quebec, announced support for the validation testing of two new healthcare innovations for older adults, specifically for...

09:06
In May, the House of Representatives passed the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement (SECURE) Act with a vote of 417-3. If the bill passes the Senate and is signed by the president, it will mean big changes for the U.S. retirement...

09:06
Asthma is underdiagnosed and undertreated in older Americans, leading to poor outcomes.  Older asthma patients who also suffer from depression have double the rates of hospitalization than those without depression. Physician-researchers from premier...

08:40
"I love the water, but living next to the ocean isn't my ideal," says Dan Prescher, senior editor with International Living. "I know a lot of expats and retirees who feel the same way. Salt and sand have a way of slowly corroding everything, and it's...

08:30
Social Isolation is becoming an increasingly common issue, with 1 in 5 Americans reporting they feel lonely. Sadly, seniors are especially vulnerable to these feelings. In fact, 43 percent say they experience loneliness regularly. A new survey1 of...

07:00
Brookdale Senior Living, the nation's leading operator of senior living communities, is pleased to announce the launch of its newly redesigned newsroom, BrookdaleNews.com. The updated site features a streamlined look and improved functionality making...

06:00
The Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors, will announce how the Government of Canada is helping to combat social isolation among seniors in the Greater Toronto Area. A photo opportunity and media availability will follow the announcement....

04:00
Research released by BLEND Network, a leading property investment platform specialising in funding low-cost, accessible housing developments outside of London, shows significant interest from private pension holders in holding P2P loans via...


12 august 2019

14:37
The Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors, will announce how the Government of Canada is helping to combat social isolation among seniors in the Greater Toronto Area. A photo opportunity and media availability will follow the announcement....

12:00
Seniors have played a central part in building this country and deserve the best quality of life possible, regardless of their sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. That is why the Government of Canada is dedicated to working...

09:57
On the longest day of the year, the summer solstice, the residents, families and associates of Watercrest Senior Living Group unified to support the Alzheimer's Association's global initiative, 'The Longest Day.' The longest day of the year is the...

09:16
Parker at Stonegate has earned a 2019 Gold ? Excellence in Quality Award by the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL) for superior performance in the long term and post-acute care profession. The award...

08:37
Value can be a subjective term, but one thing is certain: today's active adults are looking for an enriching lifestyle and attractive amenities at an affordable price, and the communities combining all three elements are getting noticed. For the...

08:00
Today, about three-in-10 U.S. adults (29%) have a child younger than 18 years of age at home, and 12% of these parents provide care for an adult as well, according to Pew Research Center. On average, these "multigenerational caregivers" give more...

06:00
On Monday, August 12, the Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors, will visit organizations that support and care for seniors or that have benefitted from Government of Canada funding for seniors. Photo opportunities and media availability...


9 august 2019

10:44
On Monday, August 12, the Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors, will visit organizations that support and care for seniors or that have benefitted from Government of Canada funding for seniors. Photo opportunities and media availability...


8 august 2019

13:53
Mayor G.T. Bynum visited seniors at the Zarrow Pointe retirement community and shared his vision for bipartisan policies aimed at making Tulsa a globally competitive, world-class city. Stressing the importance of creating equal opportunities in...

12:01
(Family Features) By 2050, the senior population (adults age 65 and older) will be more than double that of the world's youngest citizens, and the number of people living beyond age 80 is expected to triple over the next 30 years....

08:30
More than half of working caregivers feel they have to compromise within their careers to care for aging parents, according to a new surveyi by Home Instead. Inc., franchisor of the Home Instead Senior Care® network. In addition, 43% of working...

08:00
The realities of caregiving are hitting home for Americans, as a majority of boomers who expect to be caregivers (92%) are willing to make lifestyle sacrifices to provide care to a family member or loved one. The findings were uncovered in a...

07:30
Spectrum Therapeutics, the medical division of Canopy Growth Corporation ("Canopy Growth") today announced that it has entered into a five year service agreement with Medical Pharmacies Group Limited ("Medical Pharmacies"), Canada's largest...