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7 april 2020

12:45
"Can older people learn to speak another language?" That's a common question asked at International Living events worldwide by the mostly Baby Boomer attendees. According to a new report from International Living, the simple answer is: Yes,...

11:01
Senior Helpers®, one the nation's premier providers of personalized in-home senior care, today announced its Scottsdale location has recognized caregiver Cinthia Acosta for her outstanding dedication to her clients' wellbeing and safety amid the...

10:00
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, VoiceFriend, LLC has today announced the release of their new Multi-Site Messaging capabilities for its VoiceFriend notification and communications solution. This enhanced feature helps managers of senior living...

09:00
The partners of Elder Law Associates PA, a prestigious elder law firm headquartered in Boca Raton, Fla., and dedicated to serving seniors, people with disabilities, and their families in Florida and New York, are thrilled to announce they have...

08:38
Funeralwise, the industry leader in online funeral planning with over 47,000 plans created on its site, is offering its most comprehensive planning tool, the Wise Plan Complete, free to the public during the COVID-19 crisis. According to Funeralwise...

07:00
Today, Rexall is celebrating National Caregiver Day, and honouring over 8.1 million Canadians who provide care for a loved one with a chronic condition or an individual living with a disability. Through the Rexall Care Network, Rexall supports the...

06:00
During this time of uncertainty and fears around the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic; patients and families dealing with type 1 diabetes are coping with a new reality.   However, one thing is for certain, The Charles H. Best Diabetes Centre is...


6 april 2020

18:14
Ohio Living is proud to announce a partnership with Village Home Health and Hospice, based in Cincinnati, Ohio, now known as Ohio Living Village Home Health & Hospice. Ohio Living, headquartered in Columbus, is one of the nation's largest...

18:00
Congress recently passed the CARES Act, a major package to address the impacts of COVID-19. The Act extends NAELA's top legislative priorities: funding for Money Follows the Person and the requirement that states apply the spousal impoverishment...

14:40
KEY FINDINGSThe global anti-rheumatics market is anticipated to record a CAGR of 2.32% during the projected period of 2020-2028. The factors that offer lucrative growth opportunities include a surge in the geriatric population all over the world, an...

13:33
Lucy Cavazos hasn't missed Margaret Jones' birthday in 20 years, but the coronavirus threatened to break that string.  Enter a 30-foot construction lift.  On Tuesday, this piece of equipment, normally used by construction workers in hardhats, will be...

12:43
The tens of thousands of elderly and vulnerable residents who call long-term care (LTC) facilities their home must be protected from COVID-19 using all health and safety measures necessary, demands Ontario Nurses' Association (ONA) President Vicki...

12:30
Era Living (http://www.eraliving.com), a Seattle-based operator of eight retirement communities, today announced that data from two rounds of broad-based COVID-19 testing at one of its communities, Ida Culver House Ravenna in Seattle, informed...

10:09
During the COVID-19 pandemic, seniors may feel lonely, scared and disconnected from their loved ones and their communities. They need new kinds of support in these difficult times. Today, the Honourable Deb Schulte, Minister of Seniors, announced...

09:35
To support those who care for an older or aging loved one, AARP is offering aarp.org/coronavirus as a resource for family caregivers looking for additional support during the COVID-19 crisis. According to the Centers for Disease Control and...

09:00
The COVID-19 pandemic has the potential to place older Americans at an increased risk for poor nutrition and its negative health impacts, according to a national coalition of more than 100 organizations and stakeholders working to defeat older adult...

08:34
AOTI Inc. announced today that since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic it has been focusing all its resources on supporting a growing number of wound care patients being treated at home by its unique multi-modality Topical Wound Oxygen (TWO2)...

08:00
AARP, in partnership with Governor Newsom and the California Department of Aging, is releasing the California For All Resource Card, a one-stop information guide on COVID-19 for ALL Californians ? but especially designed for older adults....

08:00
Yardi® Senior IQ is now part of the Yardi® Senior Living Suite. Designed for senior living providers, Senior IQ surfaces data in attractive, shareable dashboards. With a full view of their data, leaders and staff alike can save time while driving...

07:00
Starting today, a new free telephone support service is available to seniors who feel isolated, stressed or anxious because of the COVID-19 crisis. "THE TRANSITION CHAT" is a telephone line aimed at breaking the isolation of lonely people by allowing...


5 april 2020

17:02
Mako Medical launched a new program focused on helping seniors and those at greater risk of contracting the Coronavirus. Mako Medical is partnering with medical practices to expand services to include in-home check-ups, RX delivery, and lab draws....


4 april 2020

12:00
WalkWise, a senior technology startup and maker of the world's first smart walker attachment, is helping seniors and their loved ones stay connected during the COVID-19 pandemic. With many senior living communities and nursing homes banning...

05:30
Solis Health Plans, a Medicare Advantage Plan, is pleased to join the effort to bring COVID-19 testing to South Florida senior citizens. Under the leadership of Former State Senator Rene Garcia and Miami-Dade County Commissioner Esteban Bovo, Solis...


3 april 2020

18:33
National Bank is announcing new measures for mortgage loans, credit cards and everyday banking transactions to support its clients dealing with the exceptional circumstances caused by COVID-19....

18:00
Vincent Development and Vincent Real Estate, subsidiaries of Eden Prairie-based Vincent Companies, has announced that it has received approval from the City of Prior Lake, MN, to move forward on its new Summers Ridge Senior Living at 4285 Fountain...

13:30
Planet 13 is proud to announce it will work in partnership with Clark County Social Services to donate 100 meals per day, Monday through Friday to vulnerable stay-at-home seniors and disabled residents. "This has been a very difficult time for...

13:00
AgingChoices is the latest innovation from LifeStyleCX, a women-owned business that was founded by Terri Sullivan and Brenda Limone based on their own experiences navigating the arduous process of finding senior living solutions for their loved ones....

09:57
AARP Pennsylvania warns residents to be on guard against scam artists hoping to prey on the fear and anxiety associated with the COVID-19 pandemic. AARP Pennsylvania State Director Bill Johnston-Walsh said AARP's national Fraud Watch Network expects...

08:36
Brand New Day, a Medicare Advantage prescription health plan available in 12 California counties, announced its new COVID-19 relief program that goes above and beyond the full compliance measures outlined by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid...

07:00
With Canadian seniors being advised to take extra precautions including staying at home as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, CIBC has launched priority phone routing for seniors aged 75 and older, helping make it faster, easier and safer for them to...

07:00
MemoryCare.com, a comprehensive resource for caregivers and older adults living with memory impairment, has announced the Best Memory Care Facilities in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin. The guide identifies 10 memory care communities based on location,...

07:00
MemoryCare.com, a comprehensive resource for caregivers and older adults living with memory impairment, has announced the Best Memory Care Facilities in Walnut Creek, California. The guide identifies 14 memory care communities based on location,...

07:00
MemoryCare.com, a comprehensive resource for caregivers and older adults living with memory impairment, has announced the Best Memory Care Facilities in Tomball, Texas. The guide identifies 21 memory care communities based on location, access to...

07:00
MemoryCare.com, a comprehensive resource for caregivers and older adults living with memory impairment, has announced the Best Memory Care Facilities in Tyler, Texas. The guide identifies 7 memory care communities based on location, access to...

05:24
AXON Neuroscience SE ("Axon") an industry leading, clinical stage biotech company at the forefront of treating and preventing Alzheimer's Disease, presented the positive results of its Phase II trial for AADvac1, the first tau vaccine to treat and...


2 april 2020

18:16
Esteemed medical reporter and neurosurgeon Dr. Sanjay Gupta shares his personal story of why he became a doctor, why he has had a lifelong curiosity about the brain, and also his best advice on brain health for people over 50 in the newest issue of...

18:10
Selection Group welcomes the Quebec government's decision to award a $4-an-hour pay bonus to caretakers across Quebec. The announcement made this afternoon by Quebec Premier François Legault and detailed by Quebec's Minister of Health and Social...

17:43
Homeowners 62 and older saw their housing wealth grow by 0.5 percent or $39 billion in the fourth quarter to a record $7.23 trillion from Q3 2019, the National Reverse Mortgage Lenders Association reported today in its quarterly release of the...

14:27
One impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has been a recommendation that seniors need to avoid public groups. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), seniors are exceptionally vulnerable to the novel Coronavirus and should avoid...

14:01
Watercrest Senior Living Group proudly welcomes Blake Patterson as executive director of Watercrest Columbia Assisted Living and Memory Care in Columbia, South Carolina.  Watercrest Columbia is a newly constructed, 107-unit resort-style senior living...

14:00
Starting today, a new free telephone support service is available to seniors who feel isolated, stressed or anxious because of the COVID-19 crisis. "THE TRANSITION CHAT" is a telephone line aimed at breaking the isolation of lonely people by allowing...

13:36
SCAN Health Plan®, one of the nation's largest not-for-profit Medicare Advantage health plans, today announced its support for California Governor Gavin Newsom's "Stay Home. Save Lives. Check In." campaign, which launched Tuesday. Aimed at combatting...

13:09
Meals on Wheels West today announced it is providing organic, plant-based nutrition to vulnerable seniors who are most at-risk amid the COVID-19 pandemic in California, thanks to a $500,000 product donation, equivalent to more than 100,000 meals,...

11:13
The James R. Smith Family Charitable Foundation, in an effort to recognize frontline workers providing critical care and support to senior communities, has committed over $1.2 million to provide disaster relief gifts to frontline associates of...

10:02
VIVA HEALTH wants its 100,000+ members to know their health insurance company is there for them.  To get that message out, to answer questions and to allay fears as best they can, VIVA HEALTH representatives have started making calls this week,...

07:00
Caring.com, a highly-regarded senior care referral service and the nation's leading site for senior care reviews, has published an in-depth report on what senior living communities are doing to protect their residents from COVID-19, also known as the...


1 april 2020

19:30
Recognizing the mounting fear and isolation felt by Illinois residents 60+, who are at increased risk for serious illness from the novel coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19), Gov. JB Pritzker and Department of Public Health Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike will speak...

18:06
Welltower® Inc. today issued the following statement regarding the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic: "During these extraordinary times, we...

11:00
HIBOU, a subsidiary of Tsunami, a world leader in people health and safety monitoring solutions, today announced HIBOU automated daily wellness calls for seniors will be free during the Covid-19 crisis. With HIBOU, seniors receive a daily, automated...

10:53
Old Time Pottery launched its Big-Hearted Bins campaign today in partnership with over forty assisted living facilities and senior centers in eleven states.  This campaign provides critical home essentials to improve quality of life for community...