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Internet May Help Seniors Avoid Depression

Surveys conducted between 2002 and 2008 found that far fewer retirees who said they used the Internet for communication and other purposes suffered from depression than non-Internet users.

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Related Topix: Depression, Health, Michigan State University, Lansing, MI, East Lansing, MI, Family

Thu Apr 24, 2014

KPLC-TV Lake Charles

Missing elderly woman may be in Cameron Parish

The Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office is asking for help finding a 76-year-old woman who may be traveling to Cameron Parish.

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Related Topix: Family, Lafayette, LA, Hybrid, Kia Optima, Kia, Sedan

WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Lafayette Sheriff's office need your help locating missing elderly woman

Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Deputies are asking for help locating a 76-year-old resident who suffers from the onset of dementia.

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Related Topix: Lafayette, LA, Family

Sunday Herald

Esther champions the elderly

She described senior citizens as "our national treasure" as she promoted the work of the Silver Line charity that she founded.

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Related Topix: Family

WWWQ-FM Atlanta

Katy Perry Becomes "World's Worst Birthday Party Entertainers" for "Birthday" Video

Katy Perry transforms herself into five of the "world's worst birthday party entertainers" in the video for her latest single, "Birthday."

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Related Topix: Family, Kids

KSL-TV

Caretaker arrested for allegedly stealing from elderly woman

A woman hired to be a caretaker for an elderly woman with dementia has been arrested for allegedly stealing her money.

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Related Topix: Family, Midvale, UT, Salt Lake County, UT

Jerusalem Post

New national program to provide social clubs and food security for the elderly

Centers will provide breakfast and hot lunch and enrichment activities as well as transportation to and from the centers three days a week.

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Related Topix: Family

Newsday

Elderly care: 'Who will care for me?'

The number of older people in England needing care will "outstrip" the number of family members able to provide it by 2017, a think tank has warned.

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Related Topix: Family

Local10.com

Free 'CarFit' program offered Thursday for the elderly

Older people often get a bad rap on the road, but new statistics show that they are often the safest drivers.

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Related Topix: Family, Health, AARP

Mid-Day Mumbai

Mumbai votes Live: Low 16% voter turnout in city till 11am

Mumbai: Voting began in Mumbai with citizens lining up early outside the booths a little before 7 am itself in order to beat the heat.

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Related Topix: Family

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Newsday

VIDEO: Elderly demands exceed family help

The number of older people in England needing care at home will soon outstrip the number of family members able to provide it, according to an influential think tank.

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Related Topix: Family

NEWS.com.au

Massive fire destroys factory

UPDATE : INVESTIGATORS are questioning workers at a factory to try and determine the cause of a massive blaze that sparked a community warning today.

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Related Topix: Fire, Family

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Policy group dives into retirement savings

Concerned about the future finances of Social Security and ample evidence that Americans are failing to save enough for retirement, the Bipartisan Policy Center on Wednesday launched a new Personal Savings Initiative.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Social Security, US Politics, Kent Conrad, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Family

Time

Broadway Bummer: The Play's Not the Thing

Now is the season of my discontent. After a last-minute flurry of Broadway openings, in advance of Thursday's deadline for Tony nominations, I find myself with little to rave about.

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Related Topix: Family

ITV

Not enough family carers for elderly 'by 2017'

IPPR warned there would be more than a million elderly people without adult children to care for them by 2030, as they published research on rising care costs.

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Related Topix: Family

Daily Echo

Frail pensioners to lose emergency alarms

FRAIL pensioners living in old people's homes in Hampshire are set to lose their emergency alarms as part of cost cutting measures.

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Related Topix: Family

Daily Mail

Elderly couple found dead in apparent murder-suicide with the...

BREAKING NEWS: Prince Charles and Camilla 'utterly devastated' as Duchess's brother Mark Shand, 62, dies after smashing head in fall outside New York club Former CEO of Jewish Poverty charity who donated to Bill de Blasio's campaign in 2009 admits stealing $5 million in insurance scam Retirement community sinkhole reopens four days after it was ... (more)

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Related Topix: Family, Startups, World News, Publishing, Media, IGN Entertainment, Century Media Records, Ottaway Newspapers, Prince Charles, Music

Rediff.com

Railways asked to reserve seats for elderly in suburban trains

A bench headed by Chief Justice Mohit Shah gave six weeks time to Railways to file an affidavit on the issue.

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Related Topix: Family

Sydney Morning Herald

'They don't want heroics'

Difficult subject: Andrew and Sandra Tosti talked with his mother about an end-of-life treatment plan.

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Related Topix: Family, Medicine

Reuters

U.S. official responsible for reforming Medicare is leaving post

The Obama administration on Tuesday announced the departure of the top health official responsible for reforming Medicare under President Barack Obama's healthcare reform law.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Family

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