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28 november 2019

10:00
As American families gather to celebrate Thanksgiving this year, many will do so knowing it may be the last such holiday for one of their loved ones. For those with a life-limiting illness, hospice care can provide comfort on many levels, while...


27 november 2019

16:35
Benchmark Senior Living, a human connection company and leading provider of senior living services in the Northeast, today announced that Benchmark Wellness Management President and COO Denise McQuaide, serving as co-chair for the FriendshipWorks My...

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Need a serious change of pace? Try one of these five American cities, each of which is taking bold steps to become more livable for residents of all ages. In this month's Bulletin, we profile communities that are showing courage, foresight and...

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On November 14th 2019 Allegro Dadeland Senior Living held its Grand Opening with over 300 guests and residents in their stunning luxury facilities. Guests enjoyed a festive time with an exquisitely menu curated by Allegro's Executive Chef Oscar...

09:25
A recent INC-funded study, published in Molecular Nutrition & Food Research[1], showed that a high intake of nuts may help protect the elderly from cognitive decline. A team of researchers examined whether a diet high in...

09:22
Fixing long-term care workers' conditions of work will improve conditions of care for residents, says the Canadian Union of Public Employees. "We would welcome the opportunity to meet with Minister Haggie and to be part of a core staffing review....

07:59
National Asset Services (NAS), one of the Country's leading commercial real estate management companies and specialists in providing loan maturity solutions, has successfully delivered a lending source to investors in Paramount House Senior Living in...

07:22
Thanksgiving kicks off the holiday season, a time for gathering with family, neighbors and friends we don't often get to see. For millions of Americans, Thanksgiving and the holiday season may be the first time they notice a change in a loved one's...


26 november 2019

15:12
My Wonderful Life, the largest online funeral planning tool designed to help people make their memorial celebration filled with inspiration and joy, is announcing a special half-price offer of a Lifetime Membership for the holidays....

14:05
Each year, 30 percent of seniors have at least one fall ? half of whom fall more than once. In fact, nine out of 10 hip fractures result from falls. These falls can have dire consequences, 20% lead to death and a further 20% are admitted to care...

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The Retirement Industry Trust Association (RITA) will host a webinar for self-directed retirement professionals on December 10, 2019 from 4:00pm to 5:00pm ET. The webinar, "How to Leverage Real Estate Purchases in Self-Directed IRAs," will be...

13:08
The CARESTAR Foundation has granted support for a health care partnership project to Village Movement California, a coalition of grassroots groups that connect older Californians to the services and expertise they need to continue living well...

10:24
AARP The Magazine today announced the nominees for the upcoming 19th Annual Movies for Grownups® Awards, with A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, Bombshell, Little Women, Marriage Story, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, The Farewell, The Irishman, and...


25 november 2019

21:00
This state-wide survey, conducted by estate planning attorney Andrew S. Mathers, surveyed 1,500 Arizonans over a three-day period. Of the 1,500 Arizonans over 55 years old, 47% stated they did not have a will or trust. For those over 65 years old,...

11:34
Advance Care Planning (ACP) in Canada initiative, led by the Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association released Living Well, Planning Well: resources to support the legal processes of Advance Care Planning in Canada. Every province and territory...

10:00
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska (BCBSNE) and their pharmacy benefit manager Prime Therapeutics LLC (Prime) are launching an over-the-counter discount card for Medicare Advantage members Jan. 1, 2020. BCBSNE's Medicare Advantage members will...

08:30
To celebrate the holidays, Brooklyn Pointe Assisted Living and Memory Care, a newly constructed community, is hosting a family-friendly event: Jolly Jamboree at 4800 Idlewood Drive in Brooklyn, OH on December 14th, 2019 from 2:00 to 3:30pm. Managed...

08:21
Seniorlink, Inc., a leading tech-enabled health services company, has launched its fourth annual #thankacaregiver campaign to increase awareness and support of family caregivers in Georgia and throughout the United States.  The campaign is part of...

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In celebration of GivingTuesday on December 3, 2019, Meridian Senior Living's more than 70 communities collectively will participate in increasing awareness and raising donations for the Validation Training Institute (VTI) and its work to train and...

08:00
HealthAssist® is an application embedded into a Samsung Galaxy Watch that is designed for the older segment of the senior market; those people that don't use digital technology and often have a family caregiver that oversees their needs. No need for...

05:55
DOROT, a leader in the fields of aging services and volunteerism, has joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media. Last year, DOROT harnessed the impact of #GivingTuesday into a successful campaign to support...

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As Arizona philanthropic groups and nonprofits prepare for the decade ahead, Arizona Grantmakers Forum will delve into demographic shifts related to aging at its Transform Arizona Luncheon presented by Northern Trust. The annual networking event and...


22 november 2019

09:05
The holidays are the best time of year for gathering with family and friends. And for those with older loved ones, the season not only creates an opportunity to reconnect, it also offers a chance to check-in on their health and well-being, taking...

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The Centre for Aging + Brain Health Innovation (CABHI), powered by Baycrest, announced today an investment of more than $3 million in funding to support the development and validation testing of 64 new innovations aimed at improving the quality of...

08:31
American Medical Technologies (AMT), the leading independent provider of wound care solutions for long-term care and post-acute environments, has partnered with TillaCare to introduce UriCap, an innovative external urine collection device for...

08:00
Personal Care Management has since its inception provided complex, high-tech nursing and Care Management services to ensure continuity of care for its elderly or senior clients. The registered nurses (RN) and licensed vocational nurses (LVN) Personal...

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Yesterday, the New Orleans Business Alliance and two of the region's largest healthcare organizations, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana and Ochsner Health System, announced they are looking for new partners to address critical behavioral...

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On Thursday, November 21, 2019, regulators at the Alabama Public Service Commission held a hearing to evaluate complaints about a standby charge for customers who have installed solar power at their homes. The following is a statement from American...


21 november 2019

15:25
Benchmark Senior Living, a human connection company and leading provider of senior living services in the Northeast, today announced that it has been named one of the Top Places to Work for the 12th straight year in The Boston Globe's 12th annual...

14:06
At Palm Bay Memory Care, residents are pursuing their passions and sparking their creativity while exercising both their bodies and their minds.  Thanks to Watercrest's newly created Live Exhilaratedtm program, residents are engaging in diverse and...

11:56
The health of a community is made up of several factors including access to health services, housing, food access, education, income and unemployment. Now, a new study and database from the New Jersey Hospital Association examines those many factors...

10:32
Two CarDon & Associates staff members were recently honored as recipients of prestigious medical awards. www.cardon.us.    Rachel Burianek, a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) at Aspen Trace Senior Living in Greenwood, Indiana, received the Assisted...

09:03
Housing 21, a leading not for profit provider of Retirement Housing and Extra Care in England, has won the 2019 HDI Award for Best Change Management Initiative. The award recognizes Housing 21's rollout of a digital service aimed at improving elderly...

08:48
Digital Wealth Media Inc. announces the launch of a new digital will that allows users to protect their digital assets without hiring an expensive attorney. "Twenty years ago, a product like this wasn't necessary, but now we live in a truly digital...

08:32
Tivity Health® , a leading provider of nutrition, fitness and social engagement solutions, will continue to provide UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage group members with SilverSneakers® through December 31, 2022, as a result of a new agreement to...

08:30
November is National Family Caregivers Month, honoring the more than 40 million Americans who serve as unpaid caregivers to a family member or loved one, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Locally, Capital Caring Health, the area's leading...

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Solis Health Plans hosted "Un Paseo Por La Salud," a health and wellness stroll for the South Florida public on Saturday, November 2nd at the Hialeah Park and Casino Clubhouse (2200 East 4th Avenue, Hialeah, FL 33013). Attended by over 1,000 South...


20 november 2019

15:41
Touchtown today announced the release of Activity Management, a new feature of their Community Apps product that streamlines event registration to empower senior living residents and staff. According to Touchtown's...

15:29
At Market Street Memory Care Residence Palm Coast, residents are pursuing their passions and sparking their creativity while exercising both their bodies and their minds.  Thanks to Watercrest's newly created Live Exhilaratedtm program, residents are...

14:15
Overseas Adventure Travel (O.A.T.), the leader in small group travel for Americans 50+, revealed its top five travel trends for 2020. The predicted trends arise from O.A.T. consumer demand for the year ahead. Brian Fitzgerald, chief operating officer...

09:50
In-home care costs in Tennessee rose year over year, reflecting a nationwide trend1 that may make it more challenging for people to stay in their home as they age.  In Tennessee, the cost of homemaker services, which includes assistance with...

09:49
In-home care costs in West Virginia rose year over year, reflecting a nationwide trend1 that may make it more challenging for people to stay in their home as they age.  In West Virginia, the cost of homemaker services, which includes assistance with...

09:48
In-home care costs in Wisconsin rose year over year, reflecting a nationwide trend1 that may make it more challenging for people to stay in their home as they age.  In Wisconsin, the cost of homemaker services, which includes assistance with...

09:46
In-home care costs in Virginia rose year over year, reflecting a nationwide trend1 that may make it more challenging for people to stay in their home as they age.  In Virginia, the cost of homemaker services, which includes assistance with...

09:44
In-home care costs in Utah rose year over year, reflecting a nationwide trend1 that may make it more challenging for people to stay in their home as they age.  In Utah, the cost of homemaker services, which includes assistance with "hands-off" tasks...

09:41
In-home care costs in New York rose year over year, reflecting a nationwide trend1 that may make it more challenging for people to stay in their home as they age.  In New York, the cost of homemaker services, which includes assistance with...

09:39
In-home care costs in Oklahoma rose year over year, reflecting a nationwide trend1 that may make it more challenging for people to stay in their home as they age.  In Oklahoma, the cost of homemaker services, which includes assistance with...

09:38
In-home care costs in Oregon rose year over year, reflecting a nationwide trend1 that may make it more challenging for people to stay in their home as they age.  In Oregon, the cost of homemaker services, which includes assistance with "hands-off"...

09:35
In-home care costs in New Hampshire rose year over year, reflecting a nationwide trend1 that may make it more challenging for people to stay in their home as they age.  In New Hampshire, the cost of homemaker services, which includes assistance with...

09:32
In-home care costs in Mississippi rose year over year, reflecting a nationwide trend1 that may make it more challenging for people to stay in their home as they age.  In Mississippi, the cost of homemaker services, which includes assistance with...