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News on Elderly (Senior Citizen) continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

2 hrs ago | The Star Online

Missing Senior Citizen

Allen was last seen in the vicinity of Post Road and Marion Street in Shelby. He is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment.

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Related Topix: Family, Shelby, NC

3 hrs ago | Marshall Independent

Excerpts from recent Minnesota editorials

With the elderly comprising an estimated 90 percent of seasonal influenza's death toll, the flu vaccination rate among a group of professionals working closely with this age group - staff at hospitals, clinics and nursing homes - should be 100 percent or very close.

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Related Topix: Minnesota Government, Minnesota, Vaccinations, Health, Medicine, Influenza, Family, Nursing, Opinion

5 hrs ago | KXII-TV Sherman

Silver Alert issued for elderly man in Murray County

Lawrence Bailey, 86, was last seen on Wednesday around 3:30 p.m. Police describe Bailey as a white male, 5-foot-8, 200 pounds and gray eyes.

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Related Topix: Family, Denison, TX

7 hrs ago | MLive.com

Family of elderly veteran beaten to death at the Home for Veterans can sue the state, court says

The lawsuit against the Grand Rapids Home for Veterans by the family of an 84-year-old resident who was fatally punched there by a fellow resident, can now move forward.

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Related Topix: Family, Kent County, MI, Life, Veteran Affairs

11 hrs ago | WPBF

Search for elderly man continues in sugarcane field

More than a month after his disappearance, investigators returned to the remote sugarcane field where a 79-year-old Jupiter man's car was discovered.

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16 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

Christianity and the good death

One British Columbia family's disappointment has opened another chapter in the book our nation is writing on euthanasia, assisted suicide and end-of-life planning.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

This is Wiltshire

Town prepares for elderly care strain

THE town's ageing population is set to put a heavy strain on adult services over the next 15 years, according to figures out this week.

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Patch.com

San Ramon Police Searching for Missing Elderly Woman With Dementia

San Ramon police are searching this evening for a missing woman who suffers from dementia and speaks little English.

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Related Topix: San Ramon, CA, Family

The Telegraph

No licence, gas-leak yard owner arrested

A fire department employee sprays water in the scrap iron yard to dilute the effect of the gas.

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News Shopper

Elderly woman with dementia missing from Penge

Lilian Turner, 85, known to friends by her middle name, Jean, went missing this morning from her home in Sutherland Court in Thesiger Road.

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Dallas Morning News

Feds: Safety failure at Parkland Memorial Hospital led to broken bones in elderly patient

For the third time since Parkland Memorial Hospital promised the federal government it had reformed its psychiatric services, staffers have endangered or harmed a patient - this time by forcing a disabled elderly woman out of her wheelchair, leading to several bone breaks, according to a new regulatory report.

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Related Topix: Family, Medicine, Nursing

Berwickshire News

Entertainment is on the menu for senior citizens

Volunteers from Borders Voluntary Older People s Services organised a big lunch billed as a celebration of the Commonwealth Games at Springwood Hall in the Border Union showground, Kelso.

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WNEP-TV Moosic

Troopers Searching for Elderly Woman

State police in part of Susquehanna County are looking for a 76-year-old woman who went missing sometime Tuesday afternoon.

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Related Topix: Family, Susquehanna County, PA, Hallstead, PA

Big News Network.com

Neuron Loss Could Cause Insomnia in Elderly

Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

San Jose Mercury News

Bill requiring public access to care facility inspection reports passes Assembly

A bill that would require public access to inspection reports for elderly care facilities in California has been given the green light by the state Assembly, officials announced Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Folk, Assembly, Family, San Leandro, CA, Valley Springs, CA, Castro Valley, CA, Science / Technology

Indybay.org

Ex-Santa Cruz Patch Editor Now Selling Mace to Senior Citizens

Former Santa Cruz Patch editor Brad Kava, who is still a journalism teacher at Cabrillo College, is now selling a device he invented that offers senior citizens the ability to secure a pepper spray can to their canes.

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Related Topix: Family, Journalism

KIMT

WEB News

With the union now authorized, the Service Employees International Union, which organized the election, can negotiate with the state for wages and benefits for the estimated 27,000 eligible workers.

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Related Topix: Family, Healthcare Law, Law

Waikato Times

Elderly out on the street?

UNCERTAIN TIMES: Sullivan Cres resident Annette Meehan has lived in the council complex for 2 1/2 years and enjoys the sense of community among tenants.

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Elm Grove

On the Move: Aug.28

Gary B. Duncoand and Robert DiDonato, financial advisers in the Brookfield office of Ameriprise Financial, qualified for and attended the 2014 national conference, which was held in Boston.

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Related Topix: Brookfield, WI, Family, Long Term Care, Health, Menomonee Falls, WI

The Gadgeteer

Tempo wearable monitor for seniors helps you keep a discreet eye on your elderly relatives

Do you have an aging parent or relative who wants to live on their own, but you are concerned about fading health? They don't want to live with you or in an assisted living facility, but you'd like a way to know what is happening with them on a daily basis? There are various monitoring devices available, but they tend to be of the "I've fallen and ... (more)

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