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30 min ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

Police searching for missing elderly man

The Bisbee Police Department is asking for the public's help in finding a missing 82 year-old man who wandered away from his home on Monday, July 28. Bobby J. Lloyd is white.


Related Topix: Family

2 hrs ago | The Telegraph

Elderly couple in suicide pact

An octogenarian couple, apparently dispirited by deaths of contemporaries, consumed pesticide at their ancestral home in Haludbani village of Patamda, 30km from Jamshedpur, on Monday.


Related Topix: Family, Suicide

3 hrs ago | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

7 On your side: Senior citizen victimized by loan scam

AAR says it has signed with a major carrier to begin employing mechanics in Lake Charles in the next few months.


Related Topix: Family, Lake Charles, LA, Fort-Polk, LA

3 hrs ago | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

Helena man killed in Omega Protein explosion; 3 injured

Jerry Lee Taylor, 25, was killed Monday morning after an explosion at the Omega Protein plant in Moss Point.


Related Topix: Food, Livestock, Omega Protein Corporation, Explosion, Lake Charles, LA, Family

5 hrs ago |

Chronic Medical Conditions Can Shorten Seniors' Lives: Study

The more chronic medical conditions people have at retirement age, the shorter their life expectancy may be, a new study claims.


Related Topix: Heart Failure, Family

9 hrs ago | Reuters

UPDATE 1-Slower U.S. healthcare cost rise extending life of Medicare fund -trustees

Slower growth in U.S. healthcare spending and expected savings from Obamacare are shoring up the funding outlook for the federal Medicare program that covers the hospital bills of the elderly, trustees of the program said on Monday.


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Medicare, Health, Family, Social Security, Personal Finance

13 hrs ago | News Observer

Pamela Yip: All families need to have the financial 'talk'

It's the talk between elderly parents and their adult children about the parents' finances.


Related Topix: Family, Personal Finance, Retirement, Estate Planning

14 hrs ago | City Pages

Mike McFadden won't talk specifics on Social Security, but seniors want him to

Senate candidate Mike McFadden gave an extensive interview to MinnPost's Eric Black last week, but what was most jarring about the chat was the candidate's refusal to give specifics about his policy positions on one issue - Social Security.


Related Topix: Social Security, Personal Finance, Medicare, Health, Family, AARP

19 hrs ago | WWLP

Telephone schemes targeting senior citizens

Consumer advocates are warning you about the latest schemes targeting senior citizens in Western Massachusetts.


Related Topix: Family

20 hrs ago | St. Helens Reporter

Pensioner died after choking

An elderly woman with Alzheimer's, dementia and diabetes died when her airway became blocked after Whiston Hospital nurses left her to eat on her own.


Related Topix: Family, Medicine, Diabetes, Health, Merseyside County, England, United Kingdom, Nursing

Sun Jul 27, 2014


Central Coast Commission for Senior Citizens Elects New Officers

Jim Talbott of Santa Maria was elected president of the Board of Directors of the Central Coast Commission for Senior Citizens at the annual meeting held in July to serve during the fiscal year 2014-2015.


Related Topix: Family, Santa Maria, CA, Nipomo, CA, San Luis Obispo, CA

The Capital-Journal

Glenda Overstreet: Helping others crucial for society

One needs only to turn to the latest news stories to hear and see the tragic events that unfortunately affect the young and the old.


Related Topix: Family, Social Security, Personal Finance, Opinion

Sunday Herald

TV: Mark Smith on the Secret History of our Streets

The Secret History Of Our Streets was the first of a series of programmes about Scottish streets and it was a gentle, subtle, delicate essay on the human relationship with the places we live in.


Related Topix: Family


Early Life Experiences Influence Cognitive Abilities in Old Age

Early life experiences, such as childhood socioeconomic status and literacy, may have greater influence on the risk of cognitive impairment later in life than demographic characteristics such as race and ethnicity, according to new research.


Related Topix: UC Davis, Family, Genetics, Medicine

Dr. Tim Fox, PT, DPT, GCS, founder and CEO of Fox Rehab of Cherry...

In a bid to cut Medicare spending and help pay for health-care changes, the Obama administration has significantly expanded audits designed to recover improper payments from health-care providers.


Related Topix: Medicare, Health, Family, Medicaid

Derby Shire Times

Derbyshire patients' stories are published

Derbyshire County Council's adult community education service has been working with patients and staff at Newholme Hospital, in Bakewell, on a reminiscence project.


Related Topix: United Kingdom, Derbyshire County, England, Family

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Bangkok Post

Startup offers elderly an Internet key to family links

Two grandmothers mystified by computer tablets have inspired a French-Romanian startup to develop an application and service to help the elderly stay in touch with their relatives through the Internet.


Related Topix: Family, France, World News,

WILX-TV Lansing

Couple Charged in the Death of Wife's Elderly Father

A northern Michigan couple has been charged in the death of the wife's 73-year-old father who was in their care.


Related Topix: Family, Oscoda, MI

News Observer

McCrory meets with House Republicans; no budget deal yet

Gov. Pat McCrory met with House Republicans on Friday after House budget negotiators worked late the night before on the $21 billion revised spending plan for this year.


Related Topix: US News, Pat McCrory, US Governors, Healthcare Law, Law, Medicaid, Health, Family

Federal Bureau of Investigation

Miami: Four charged in NFL-related securities fraud scheme targeting the elderly.

Wifredo A. Ferrer, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Florida, and George L. Piro, Special Agent in Charge, Federal Bureau of Investigation , Miami Field Office, announced that Peter D. Kirschner, 49, of Delray Beach, Stuart R. Rubens, 61, of North Miami, Dean R. Baker, 34, of Coral Springs, and Bret A. Grove, 35, of Delray Beach, ... (more)


Related Topix: Family, Florida, US News, US Federal Bureau of Investigation, Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, Law