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2 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

3 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

8 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

9 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

Chico Enterprise-Record

Medicare: It's 49 years old

CHICO >> Tom Reed is founder and president of the Butte County Health Care Coalition.


Related Topix: Chico, CA, Butte County, CA, Family


Inspectors close kitchen at senior citizens home

Health inspectors have closed the kitchen at Canterbury Gardens, an independent and assisted living facility in Aurora, according to our partners at the Aurora Sentinel.


Related Topix: Family

Fri Jul 25, 2014

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

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

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

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