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  1. Cold sores increase risk of dementiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Science Daily

    ... hypothesis which links the herpes virus and Alzheimer's disease is based on that a weakened immune system among the elderly creates opportunities for the virus to spread further to the brain. There this can in turn start the process which results in ...

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  2. Your Baby's Leftover DNA Is Making You StrongerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Atlantic

    ... research published earlier this year, epidemiologists analyzed the data from a previous longitudinal study of 272 elderly Danish women. Out of that group, 70 percent had Y sex chromosomes in their blood, a sign of the presence of male cells. ...

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  3. 'Community spirit' keeps food kitchen going strongRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Republic

    Since 1989, the kitchen has been serving free, hot meals to anyone who wants one, and no one is turned away. "You really don't need to show a need, you just need to show up," Betsey Loveland, Community Kitchen board member, told the News and Tribune .

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  4. Mobile X-ray service brings operation to CalgaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Canada.com

    A mobile X-ray unit that brings diagnostic technology into the homes of elderly patients is earning widespread praise, prompting the non-profit group that runs the service to expand its operation to Calgary. The St. Michael's Health Group has taken the big - and costly - step of expanding its X-ray service after 15 successful and increasingly busy years in Edmonton.

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  5. Tomorrow's Seniors May Lack Caregivers, But They'll Have Digital Animal FriendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fast Company

    ... about their life stories, and reinforcing positive memories and friendships." Addressing the isolation that the elderly sometimes deal with is a huge task--depression affects 6.5 million people over 65, according to the National Alliance for Mental ...

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  6. Another year, another small Social Security bumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | MySanAntonio.com

    For the third straight year, millions of Social Security recipients, disabled veterans and federal retirees can expect historically small increases in their benefits come January. Preliminary figures suggest the annual cost-of-living adjustment, or COLA, will be less than 2 percent.

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  7. Armond Budish, Jack Schron sharpen attacks in final Cuyahoga County executive candidate...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cleveland.com

    Armond Budish and Jack Schron shared a stage last week in an event that was billed as the only free, one-on-one meeting between the two Cuyahoga County executive candidates. The candidate forum was co-hosted by the League of Women Voters of Greater Cleveland and Baldwin Wallace University on Wednesday night.

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  8. Philips Mobile launches handset for senior citizensRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    ... innovations that matter to our customers. With changing lifestyles in metros in India and increasing incident of elderly abuse, senior citizens are often left to support themselves by choice or otherwise. We specially designed this phone to make ...

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  9. Philips unveils feature phone for senior citizens for Rs 3,800Read the original story

    Yesterday | Mydigitalfc.com

    ... font size, short battery life and fragility, Philips said in a statement. According to Pew Research Internet Group, elderly citizens face several difficulties while adopting new technologies. Two in five elderly citizens indicated that they have a ...

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  10. Obama: One very successful president?Read the original story

    Yesterday | KBMT

    ... 1965, policymakers were still unclear whether the program would really eliminate the horrendous conditions facing elderly Americans, most of whom could not afford adequate health care. But the final legislation that passed Congress, which added ...

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  11. Low-income senior citizens and others of any age who receive SNAP and ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Harbor Times Soup

    Unity Food Hub general manager Matt Tremblay and volunteers pack and load sample Community Farm Share boxes for distribution to clients of the local food pantry Oct. 18. Low-income senior citizens and others of any age who receive SNAP and EBT benefits can apply for winter Community Farm Shares, which enable them to buy locally produced fresh food at half-price at special "markets" in Belfast and Unity. Participation in this Maine Farmland Trust program is limited to 100 shares, and the deadline to sign up is Friday, Oct. 24. The first market pickup is Nov. 5. To qualify, the total monthly income maximum for one person 60 years or older is $1,915, with incremental increases of $670 for each additional person in the household.

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  12. Life Insurance for Over 60 Year Old Seniors Is an Advantageous...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    Affordablelifeinsurances.net announces a new blog post, "Life Insurance for Over 60 Year Old Seniors - Do You Need It?" "Having life insurance as a senior citizen is important for covering funeral expenses." said Russell Rabichev, Marketing Director of Internet Marketing Company.

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  13. Another Year, Another Small Social Security Bump: About $20 a MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Max

    For the third straight year, millions of Social Security recipients, disabled veterans and federal retirees can expect historically small increases in their benefits come January. Preliminary figures suggest the annual cost-of-living adjustment, or COLA, will be less than 2 percent.

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  14. Withybush training to follow spot checksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Milford Mercury

    ... care at the Princess of Wales and Neath Port Talbot hospitals, will now be extended to look at the standard of care elderly patients receive on mental health wards in hospital settings.

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  15. Solid Communication Techniques Improve Conversations About Difficult Subjects With Older ParentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Law Firm Newswire

    ... who specializes in estate planning. Because they are at different developmental stages, adult children and their elderly parents often approach problems from different perspectives. Middle-aged adults focus on accomplishing tasks and taking care of ...

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  16. Is it okay to track your wife's movements without her knowing?Read the original story

    Yesterday | Mirror.co.uk

    ... you were being tracked? We asked some of our readers... "I totally get the need to potentially keep an eye on an elderly relative with dementia who may wander off and get lost and disorientated but if you really need an app to keep track of your ...

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  17. DEMENTIA: Battle of care is stepping up a gear in Uttoxeter with Respect the ElderlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Uttoxeter Advertiser

    A UTTOXETER group is setting out a mission to open the lines of communication for dementia sufferers after a damning report into the care they receive. Respect the Elderly has been set up as a non-profit organisation in the town which will provide a phoning friend's service.

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  18. Older adults satisfied with aging more likely to seek health screeningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Medical News Today

    Adults over 50 who feel comfortable about aging are more proactive in getting preventive health care services, a new University of Michigan study found. Sometimes, the older population does not visit their doctor because they believe that physical and mental declines typify old age, says Eric Kim, a U-M doctoral student in clinical psychology.

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  19. Boettcher, Helen R.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Northwest Herald

    Helen R. Boettcher Born: July 26, 1933; in Eau Claire, WI Died: Oct. 17, 2014; in McHenry, IL Helen R. Boettcher, age 81, of McHenry, died Friday, October 17, 2014, at Centegra Hospital - McHenry, surrounded by her loving family. She was born July 26, 1933, in Eau Claire, WI to Felix and Regina Leland.

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  20. Moving X-rays for patients saves money, anguishRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Edmonton Journal

    A mobile X-ray unit that brings diagnostic technology into the homes of elderly patients is earning widespread praise, prompting the non-profit group that runs the service to expand its operation to Calgary. The St. Michael's Health Group has taken the big - and costly - step of expanding its X-ray service after 15 successful and increasingly busy years in Edmonton.

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