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1 hr ago | The Florida Times-Union

At least 44 elderly, disabled tenants out of luck when water runs dry

Photos by Bob.Self@jacksonville.com Resident Donald Simmons talks with a woman who is concerned about her mother, who also lives at the Senior Citizen Village at Davis and Fourth streets in Jacksonville.

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Related Topix: Family, Jacksonville, FL

5 hrs ago | WRIC-TV Richmond

MISSING: Police Searching for Elderly Henrico Man Suffering from Dementia

Henrico Police are searching for an elderly man who went missing from his home Tuesday morning.

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Related Topix: Family

7 hrs ago | Viewing Feed

Name of Ballard resident released in Ravenna murder-suicide

Our news partners at The Seattle Times have reported the names of an elderly woman who was shot and killed by her son , who then took his own life at a retirement community in Ravenna earlier this month.

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Related Topix: Family, Suicide

11 hrs ago | Newtownabbey Today

Senior citizen names housing development

Chair of Newtownabbey Senior Citizen s Forum Anne Watson joined Senior Development Officer Damien Teague to congratulate Forum member Isabel Beveridge on coming up with the winning name for Clanmil s new apartment development in Glengormley.

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Related Topix: Family, Watches

Mon Jul 28, 2014

KOLD-TV Tucson

Police searching for missing elderly man

The Bisbee Police Department is asking for the public's help in finding a missing 82 year-old man who wandered away from his home on Monday, July 28. Bobby J. Lloyd is white.

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Related Topix: Family

The Telegraph

Elderly couple in suicide pact

An octogenarian couple, apparently dispirited by deaths of contemporaries, consumed pesticide at their ancestral home in Haludbani village of Patamda, 30km from Jamshedpur, on Monday.

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Related Topix: Family, Suicide

KPLC-TV Lake Charles

7 On your side: Senior citizen victimized by loan scam

AAR says it has signed with a major carrier to begin employing mechanics in Lake Charles in the next few months.

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Related Topix: Family, Lake Charles, LA, Fort-Polk, LA

KPLC-TV Lake Charles

Helena man killed in Omega Protein explosion; 3 injured

Jerry Lee Taylor, 25, was killed Monday morning after an explosion at the Omega Protein plant in Moss Point.

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Related Topix: Food, Livestock, Omega Protein Corporation, Explosion, Lake Charles, LA, Family

Health.com

Chronic Medical Conditions Can Shorten Seniors' Lives: Study

The more chronic medical conditions people have at retirement age, the shorter their life expectancy may be, a new study claims.

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Related Topix: Heart Failure, Family

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Slower U.S. healthcare cost rise extending life of Medicare fund -trustees

Slower growth in U.S. healthcare spending and expected savings from Obamacare are shoring up the funding outlook for the federal Medicare program that covers the hospital bills of the elderly, trustees of the program said on Monday.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Medicare, Health, Family, Social Security, Personal Finance

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.

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Related Topix: Family, Personal Finance, Retirement, Estate Planning

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.

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Related Topix: Social Security, Personal Finance, Medicare, Health, Family, AARP

WWLP

Telephone schemes targeting senior citizens

Consumer advocates are warning you about the latest schemes targeting senior citizens in Western Massachusetts.

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Related Topix: Family

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.

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Related Topix: Family, Medicine, Diabetes, Health, Merseyside County, England, United Kingdom, Nursing

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Noozhawk

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.

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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.

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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.

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Related Topix: Family

PsychCentral

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.

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Related Topix: UC Davis, Family, Genetics, Medicine

Philly.com

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.

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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.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Derbyshire County, England, Family

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