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1 hr ago | Bellingham Herald
So there was shock in his pleasant Canyon Country neighborhood on Wednesday when police arrested Anderson on suspicion of killing his wife, then shooting to death his comatose sister at a Los Angeles nursing home.
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4 hrs ago | Forsyth County News
Lesley Schneider has lived in Forsyth for about three years. A transplant from New Orleans, the senior citizen knew only her family when she first moved to the county.
8 hrs ago | Mail & Guardian
Health ministers from the G8 nations are meeting in London to tackle what experts warn is a 'dementia time-bomb' as the world's population ages.
13 hrs ago | Daily Mail
Care assistant, 34, 'threatened to deck elderly dementia patient and wrenched 88-year-old man's arm while swearing at him' A worker in a care home was aggressive with elderly dementia patients and behaved 'as if she was fighting someone in a bar' rather than helping vulnerable people, a court heard.
17 hrs ago | Croydon Guardian
The council is set to slash more than A 17m from its yearly budget, axing 16 jobs and millions of pounds of spending on health and social care.
A service enabling residents to register details about older family members living on Bribie Island mean police will have access to key information in the event of a missing person.
Crews in Morgan County are searching for a Lacey's Spring man who wandered away from his home some time Tuesday morning.
WASHINGTON -- Congressional negotiators, in a rare show of bipartisanship, reached a modest U.S. budget agreement Tuesday to restore about $65 billion in automatic spending cuts from programs ranging from parks to the Defense Department, with votes expected in both houses by week's end.
The dean of the Wisconsin Legislature is trying again to make senior citizens renew their drivers' licenses twice as often as the rest of us.
It's that time of year again: doctors caring for Medicare patients once more face a steep pay cut.
Staff from The Wensleydale Heifer in West Witton treat residents at Rosedale Nursing Home in Catterick Garrison to a Christmas meal.
An elderly U.S. Korean War veteran released from detention in North Korea said on Monday a videotaped "confession" he made was given under duress and that he believed he may have been held in a misunderstanding over his interest in the war.
Following a successful launch of a Contact the Elderly group at Liverpool Hope University in June, a second university group has been launched by Grey College, Durham University.
Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne speaks has warned that Canada is headed for a "huge economic crisis" if the provinces and federal government don't take action now to improve retirement incomes."
Chancellor George Osborne has indicated pensioners' benefits could be reviewed in the years after the election because 'we have got to look at how we can afford them' Campaigners for the elderly have launched a new effort to warn politicians against scrapping pensioners' benefits including bus passes and winter fuel payments.
We are locked in a generational war, which will get worse before it gets better.
The prescription drugs Avastin and Lucentis both fight blindness in the elderly, and they're both made by the same company, Genentech, at what experts say is a similar production cost.