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12 november 2019

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This National Nurse Practitioner Week (November 10-16, 2019), the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) honors the nation's 270,000 nurse practitioners (NPs) and the outstanding care they provide to our nation's seniors....

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Reacting to new research that shows one-half of adults have experienced an unexpected financial challenge in the past year, AARP today launched AARP MoneyMaptm, a free online tool that helps consumers deal with unanticipated financial emergencies....

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Transamerica and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) AgeLab sheds light today on the challenges and costs of caregiving in the United States during a day-long symposium in Cambridge, Mass. The meeting, titled New Conversations for a New...

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A new survey finds 75% of American adults feel a sense of loneliness?an increase from the 72% reported in the 2016 AOA Loneliness in America poll. The surveys, which were commissioned by the American Osteopathic Association and conducted online by...

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PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Some parents spend years imagining what life will be like when their last child leaves home. But when it happens they often need some help figuring out how to make that new existence come to life when the...

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Sonata Senior Living, developer, owner and operator of independent living, assisted living and memory care communities, has announced it will assume management of Sonata Hunter's Creek in partnership with Providence One Partners, LLC, a...

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Caring for an elderly loved one suffering from a catastrophic illness or disease, such as Alzheimer's, Dementia, Parkinson's, heart disease, stroke or Multiple Sclerosis, can be very expensive and all-consuming. In fact, according to a study by the...

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A new study shows that the representation of women and racialized minorities in senior leadership positions in the Greater Montreal Area (GMA) has increased since 2016 but both are still under-represented based on their proportion in the population. ...

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At a national gala held tonight in Washington D.C., AARP will honor the five winners of the 2019-2020 AARP Purpose Prize award each of whom has been selected for the outstanding community-service-focused work of organizations they lead.  All five...

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On Tuesday, November 12, the Quebec Community Groups Network will be hosting a press conference to mark the launch of the call for proposals for $1.1 million in new funding under the Community Innovation Fund. On hand for the launch will be...

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Across the United States, more than 2.65 million children live in grandfamilies -- families in which grandparents, other adult family members or close family friends are raising children ? with no parents in the home.  Frequently, these families come...


11 november 2019

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As Americans celebrate Veterans Day and honor the brave men and women who have served this country in the military, it's important to remember that they also deserve recognition and compassionate care when dealing with an advanced illness. By...

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In 1924, two U.S. Army planes completed the first round-the-world flight in 175 days and the first Winter Olympics were held in France. Twins Alverta Mitzel and Dorothy Westerhold (maiden name of Gross) were also born, and they will celebrate their...

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On Tuesday, November 12, the Quebec Community Groups Network will be hosting a press conference to mark the launch of the call for proposals for $1.1 million in new funding under the Community Innovation Fund. On hand for the launch will be...

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Independent living communities and CCRCs have the highest average occupancy levels of all seniors housing sectors, but the lowest level of new development. Prices are high for IL, but many buyers remain focused on the need-driven aspect of assisted...

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Patriot Angels CEO Suzette Graham celebrates Veterans Day by announcing on Mike Huckabee's TBN television program that there are over 9 million Vietnam Veterans and spouses now potentially eligible for up to $2,985 a month, tax free, for their senior...

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The NAELA Summit will be held November 14-16, 2019, at the Capitol Hilton. Hosted by the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA), this event for elder and special needs law attorneys will engage attendees beyond a lecture by offering...


10 november 2019

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Cheapquotesautoinsurance.com has released a new blog post that explains how senior citizens can get better car insurance rates. For more info and free car insurance quotes online, visit...


9 november 2019

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On Monday, DOROT was featured in a New York Times "Neediest Cases" column. It shares the story of a retired and disabled 64-year-old New Yorker who recently faced homelessness. A call to 311 eventually connected her with DOROT, and our Homelessness...


8 november 2019

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Brookdale Senior Living Inc. ("Brookdale" or the "Company") announced today that Lucinda "Cindy" Baier, President and Chief Executive Officer and Steve Swain, Chief Financial Officer, will participate in a discussion regarding the Company at the...

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Allwell from Magnolia Health announces a partnership with the National Council on Aging (NCOA) to help prevent falls among Medicare Advantage beneficiaries Falls are a leading cause of injury for people aged 65 and older and can threaten their safety...

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Doggies for Dementia is a program that raises awareness for Alzheimer's Disease and gifts special photo sessions to those impacted by Alzheimer's Disease and related dementias. The program founder, Carmen Davailus recognized the power of images to...


7 november 2019

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Royal Philips , a global leader in health technology, today announced a collaboration with Welltower Inc. and Sunrise Senior Living, to bring its state-of-the-art elder technology safety platform, which combines wearable devices with cloud-based...

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MemorialCare Saddleback Medical Center is Orange County's first hospital to receive the prestigious Geriatric Emergency Department Accreditation from the American College of Emergency Physicians for delivering the highest standard of care for older...

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Usually, caregivers cannot control how much stress and pain loved ones experiences every day. If loved ones are living an unattractive retired life in senior living, Reality Well will provide an outlet. With the utilization of a CG-Based environments...

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Alignment Healthcare, a mission-based Medicare Advantage insurance company founded in 2013, announced that it has partnered with Peerfit® to offer Peerfit Move, a fitness and wellness benefit to select Medicare Advantage plans throughout California...

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The National Campaign for Better Hearing announced today that it has raised more than $100,000 to provide hearing aids to people who cannot afford them. Hearing aids are distributed through the Campaign's Give Back Program, funded by HearingLife,...

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Integrity Marketing Group, LLC ("Integrity"), the nation's largest independent distributor of life and health insurance products, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire North American Senior Benefits ("NASB"), an...

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Caregivers are the heart and soul of Right at Home, the premier in-home care franchise brand that provides services in more than 500 locations across the United States and in seven other countries. For this reason, Right at Home is thrilled to...

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A new survey from Wilmington Trust, in collaboration with experts from its parent company M&T Bank, finds that a clear majority (69%) of owners of privately held businesses are unprepared to transition or sell their business, even as Baby Boomers...

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Seniorlink, Inc., a leading tech-enabled health services company, is pleased to announce an expanded relationship with leading health and well-being company Humana Inc.  that will provide additional care management and support to families caring for...

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California Retirement Advisors, a financial service and consulting firm working to empower successful people to plan and invest wisely to live a better life, has been named a recipient of the WealthManagement.com 2019 Thrive Awards, honoring the...

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The Honors Class, a nonprofit organization created to celebrate and honor the lives and achievements of senior citizens in Frederick County, MD who are 90 years of age and older, is hosting its 7th Annual 'Attitude of Gratitude' Banquet on Sunday,...


6 november 2019

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Heritage Woods of Dwight is celebrating 10 years of service to area seniors and their families with an anniversary party from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Nov. 7. "Since the beginning, Heritage Woods of Dwight has established itself as the premier affordable...

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DOROT is a nonprofit organization whose goal is to alleviate social isolation and provide concrete services to older adults. For more than four decades, DOROT has been an innovative leader in the fields of aging services and volunteerism. DOROT's...

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The Latino Coalition (TLC) released the below statement regarding the House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's proposal to address patient healthcare costs: "While we agree with Speaker Pelosi on the need to address rising patient healthcare costs, her approach...

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Bob Evans Restaurants is celebrating Veterans Day on November 11 by offering an expanded line of entrees to give veterans and active duty military even more opportunities to dine all day. This year's offer includes free breakfast, lunch and dinner...

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Fall and injury prevention continues to be a considerable challenge among all seniors. Falls are a life-threatening concern for older adults aged 60 years and above. A fall can significantly reduce one's quality of life and the ability to retain...

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Three local senior living communities?Discovery Village At Boynton Beach, Discovery Village At Palm Beach Gardens and Aston Gardens At Parkland Commons have announced the launch of SHINESM, an exclusive memory care program designed and developed by...

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Real estate for seniors can present unique challenges. However, many problems can be prevented with the assistance of a Realtor who has extensive experience in this area, one who, like Naber, has obtained the Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES)...

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Aston Gardens At Pelican Pointe has announced the launch of SHINESM, an exclusive memory care program designed and developed by Discovery Senior Living. SHINESM is a unique approach to memory care that uses scientific principles to promote...

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The health risks of chronic inflammation have been talked about by doctors and researchers for decades, but only in the past few years have studies made clear the importance of the issue. Their findings indicate that the very mechanisms in your body...

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Home State Health announces a partnership with the National Council on Aging (NCOA) to help prevent falls among Medicare Advantage beneficiaries. Falls are a leading cause of injury for people aged 65 and older and can threaten their safety and...


5 november 2019

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Ida Culver House Broadview announced today that it plans to repurpose its Health Care Center, a skilled nursing facility. This will result in the layoff of 147 full- and part-time workers, and 53 current residents will be transitioned to new homes...

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Regal Medical Group announces it has expanded its healthcare services to San Diego and surrounding communities to provide comprehensive coordinated medical care with a focus on enhancing the health and well-being of its senior population. Regal's...

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San Jose-based Urban Catalyst, a ground-up real estate development firm focused on opportunity zones, submitted preliminary plans to the City of San Jose for their senior living facility?Delmas @ Downtown West. The project is a joint venture with the...

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AARP The Magazine announced today that Annette Bening will receive the 2019 Movies for Grownups Career Achievement Award. Bening ? a recipient of two Golden Globes®, a Screen Actors Guild Award® and four-time Academy Award®-nominee ? will be honored...

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As Open Enrollment for 2020 healthcare coverage kicks off, nearly 15 percent of seniors in the U.S. are eligible to take advantage of this government program. Yet, a report from VisibleThread reveals that health insurers are doing a poor job...

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Heritage Senior Center of Dover was proud to partner with Providence Place Senior Living (Dover, PA) and Country Meadows Retirement Community (Shiloh, PA) to raise funds for their new building on Donwood Road. The upgraded center is due to start...

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Somewhere between 1967 and 1969, Gary S. and Carol S. fell in love. They started a family and then life threw some hurdles their way. In 1980, Gary started to lose his hearing gradually. Experience the interactive Multimedia News Release here:...