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3 hrs ago | The Star Online

Senior citizens cooking up a storm at Ramadan bazaars

Mohd Salleh Mohd Din and Siti Salmah Mat Isa enjoy selling apam balik at the Ramadan bazaar in Taman Tun Dr Ismail.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Ramadan, Family, World News, Malaysia, Fasting, Health

7 hrs ago | KXII-TV Sherman

Elderly Atoka man still missing

One week after an Atoka man went missing from his home, authorities say there's still no trace of him.


Related Topix: Family, Tom Bean, TX, Texas College

11 hrs ago | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Elderly Alton man goes missing

Alton police are asking for the public's help in locating an elderly man who left his assisted living facility Thursday night and never returned.


Related Topix: Alton, IL, Family, Dow, IL

15 hrs ago | KLIQ-FM Hastings

Multiple Chronic Illnesses Plague the Elderly

Even with all the advances in medicine that occur with greater frequency than ever before in history, increases in life expectancy among older Americans is slowing.


Related Topix: Family, Heart Failure, Health, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

19 hrs ago |

'Risk of abuse' at Broughton Gifford care home, say inspectors

Elderly residents of a Broughton Gifford care home are not protected from the risk of abuse, according to a damning report by government inspectors.


Related Topix: Family, Nursing, Medicine

22 hrs ago | International Business Times

Strokes Lessen Among American Senior Citizens: Study

American senior citizens are found to be suffering lesser strokes and heart attacks, irrespective of their sex or race, reveals a study conducted by Dr Josef Coresh from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore.


Related Topix: Family, us Travel, Travel

Thu Jul 24, 2014

WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

Missing Cass County Man Found

The White Pigeon Police Department has located Charles Rusher of Cass County. The elderly dementia patient Wednesday walked away from an assisted living home in Wayne Township.


Related Topix: Cass County, MI, White Pigeon, MI, Family

Contractors Accused of Bilking Elderly Plead Not Guilty

Two men pleaded not guilty to burglary and elder theft charges today for allegedly persuading senior citizens to agree to thousands of dollars in home repairs .


Related Topix: Family, Valley Village, CA

WIVB-TV Buffalo

No jail for woman who ripped off her elderly father

A judge sentenced Sandra Gilliam to five years probation on Thursday. The 59-year-old stole more than $71,000 from her 84-year-old father.


Related Topix: Family

Daily Kos

Paul Ryan unveils plan to do his Paul Ryan thing to poverty programs

Paul Ryan is once again attempting to stoke his carefully cultivated Republican Who Cares About Poverty image.


Related Topix: US News, Family

Andover Advertiser

Damning report into Winchester care home's failings

A WINCHESTER care home has been given legal notice to immediately improve its care of elderly patients, some of whom suffer from dementia, after failing a second health watchdog inspection.


Related Topix: Hampshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Family,

A dog a day

Specialists at Enloe Medical Center have been without an animal-assisted therapy program for about a year.


Related Topix: Independence, CA, Family, Long Term Care

Wed Jul 23, 2014


Police Looking For Elderly Man Missing From Stanford Hospital

Palo Alto police are searching for an East Palo Alto man with dementia and high blood pressure who went missing from Stanford Hospital this morning.


Related Topix: Family, East Palo Alto, CA, San Mateo County, CA


She used to speak up for Wales' elderly population - now Ruth...

She used to speak up for Wales' elderly population - now Ruth Marks will champion the nation's charities and voluntary groups Respected Welsh third sector campaigner Ruth Marks MBE has been appointed to head up Wales Council for Voluntary Action , the umbrella body for the countrys charities and voluntary groups Third sector campaigner Ruth Marks ... (more)


Related Topix: Family, Life, Charity

WLUK-TV Green Bay

Attorney general hopeful proposes senior advocate

Attorney general hopeful Jon Richards wants to create a new position with the state Justice Department to protect senior citizens.


Related Topix: Family, Healthcare Law, Law, Milwaukee, WI, Dane County, WI

Russia Taday

a Bank of England: Growing number of elderly Britons working later in life is driving down wages

Britain's more mature citizens who choose to delay their retirement because they fear running out of funds are driving UK wages down, the Bank of England claims.


Related Topix: Family, Personal Finance, Retirement, Pension


DSS impostor steals elderly woman's wedding ring

Monroe police are searching for a woman they said posed as a Union County Department of Social Services worker to gain access to a senior citizen's home.


Related Topix: Family, Monroe, NC

The Republic

Seniors share homes for cost saving, companionship

Rosenfeld is among thousands of aging Americans taking part in home-sharing programs around the country that allow seniors to stay in their homes and save money while getting some much-needed companionship.


Related Topix: Family, San Mateo County, CA, San Mateo, CA

Senior citizens strike a chord in ukulele craze

Janet Furness, of the Roxby Rockers, organised a 103rd birthday surprise for her mother Monique Bennett, by performing for her and other residents at their care home in Arden House, Pickering Under the tuition of a local retired teacher, some 20 pensioners are now practising and playing the ukulele every week in Thornton-le Dale.


Related Topix: Family, North Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom,


Seniors use roommate-finding agencies to cut costs

Organizers say the principal goal is to allow the elderly to stay in their homes rather than move to assisted living or a nursing home.


Related Topix: Family