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  1. 10:59 President Atambayev congratulates elderly of Kyrgyzstan on Day of Older PersonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AkiPress

    "We are living in peace and harmony thanks to your life experience, patience and perseverance in the country that was built by your efforts and work. It is you who have created the intellectual and cultural potential of our country," the congratulatory message says.

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  2. Another View-- Jeanie Forrester: Gov. Maggie Hassan's toxic partisanship poisons ConcordRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | UnionLeader.com

    LATELY GOV. Maggie Hassan has been taking credit for the bipartisan budget we passed last year.

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  3. Closing a Chapter at the Santa Monica Montana LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The LookOut news

    ... the Mystery section. A few weeks ago, I stopped in to borrow a book in The Other Boelyn Girl series. I overheard an elderly man accuse a young Australian woman of cutting in line for a computer. "You and your tricks!" he accused, wagging his finger. ...

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  4. Editorial: Veterans' crippling disorderRead the original story

    Yesterday | Daily Dispatch

    ... the returning war veterans. It is not uncommon for us to think of the VA and gain a picture in our mind's eye of an elderly gentleman, someone who might have served before we were born or when we were children. But today's VA is also serving today's ...

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  5. New Zealand Named 10th Best Country in the World for Senior CitizensRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | International Business Times

    An elderly man takes part in a rally to commemorate International Workers' Day, or Labour Day, in Luhansk, eastern Ukraine, May 1, 2014. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko According to reports, the list assessed and ranked 96 countries based on the social and economic well-being of older people.

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  6. Yes, you should get a flu vaccine. No, they're not all the sameRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Canada.com

    Doses of flu vaccine are formulated based on infectious-disease experts' best guess at which strains will be circulating in the coming season, which can start as early as October. The flu.

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  7. Better than the alternativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | O-R Online

    ... which does smell like I have more than one foot in the grave. And finally this one: On the front is a photo of an elderly man, probably German or Scandinavian, white-haired with considerable wrinkles. “Another year older. As they say in the ...

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  8. Nearly half of world's elderly lack pension: ILORead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Nation

    Nearly half of the world's elderly receive no pension, while many of those who do receive too little and are widely seeing their benefits slashed, the International Labour Organization said Tuesday. A full 48 percent of people over retirement age worldwide do not receive a pension, the UN's labour agency said in a report.

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  9. Remote healthcare for an aging populationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Science Daily

    An aging population and an increased incidence of debilitating illnesses such as Parkinson's and Alzheimer's disease means there is pressure on technology to offer assistance with healthcare - monitoring and treatment. Research points to remote monitoring as offering a way to improve patient care and even accelerate medical research.

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  10. Author's book helps dementia charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2014 | Ripon Gazette

    An author and former county councillor has released his latest book to help raise money for the Dementia Forward charity. Paul Richardson, of Littlethorpe near Ripon - who was a county councillor for Masham until last year - has had 1,000 copies of The Knotted Handkerchief and other selected stories printed with the aim of raising A 5,000 through profits made by book sales.

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  11. Fahan charity worker honouredRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2014 | Derry Today

    ... been commended and in 2010, she was voted Dumbarton's Citizen of the Year. She is also actively involved in helping elderly people in the community as a member of the Senior Citizens' Welfare Committee. Speaking to the Journal, Georgie was keen to ...

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  12. 25 years of service from Jenny at Hawkhill HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2014 | Deeside Today

    ... on the North Deeside Road, is registered with the Scottish Commission for the Regulation of Care for nursing Elderly and Terminally ill Residents & Day Care Residents. Staff provide Nursing and Care for long term Residents as well as for ...

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  13. On Native GroundWHY Reward Fat Cat Bankers? Move Your MoneyRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2010 | American Reporter

    Going on under our noses - and mostly being ignored by anthropologists - is a great cross-cultural mash-up between Haitians, Jamaicans, African-Americans and Africans and the elderly white Americans they care for - many of them Jewish - in places like south Florida. Although many of these elderly people have never had a relationship with someone from a different culture in their life, they sometimes find themselves living with one when they're at their weakest and most vulnerable.

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  14. 'Glitter Girl' Nancy Tsai, accused of defrauding elderly friend...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | National Post

    After five months of public disgrace, "Glitter Girl" Nancy Tsai, the former Toronto socialite arrested in Florida in April, can reclaim her reputation as authorities say she will no longer be prosecuted for spending millions of dollars from the accounts of an elderly friend who was suffering dementia. State prosecutors declined to file charges after the high-profile arrest of Ms.

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  15. CE: A Mobility Program for an Inpatient Acute Care Medical UnitRead the original story

    Yesterday | Nursing Center

    ... hospitalized patients spend most of their time in bed, even when they are able to walk. For example, a study of 45 elderly patients on a general medical unit, who had neither delirium nor dementia and were able to walk prior to admission, found that ...

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  16. Jerry Melvin Named to State Elder Affairs CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Capital Soup

    ... Gaetz said. "And Jerry certainly knows his way around Tallahassee and the agencies that deal with health care and elderly affairs matters. He will be a strong advocate for making our state more responsive to the concerns of our parents and ...

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  17. Global AgeWatch Index Reveals That Norway Is The Best, And Afghanistan Worst Place To Grow OldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Medical Daily

    ... economic wellbeing of their oldest citizens. Essentially, then, the Index considers the lives of 91 percent of all elderly people throughout the world. The Index is founded on an understanding that income, health, personal capabilities, and an ...

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  18. One in three Aust seniors live in povertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Age

    One in three elderly Australians are living in poverty, despite being among the most highly educated senior citizens in the world. While Australia climbed one spot to 13th in the 2014 Global AgeWatch Index, a worldwide study of the quality of life and wellbeing of older people, it was in the bottom half of the list for income security.

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  19. Protein-enhanced soups effectively boost protein intakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Examiner.com

    Eating protein-rich diets aids in weight control by boosting satiety and increasing energy expenditure, and helps prevent loss of lean muscle mass associated with weight loss. While most Americans get enough dietary protein, MedlinePlus notes that as many as 50 percent of elderly individuals in nursing homes may be getting too little protein in their diets.

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  20. New state program helps find missing Brookfield manRead the original story

    Tuesday | Elm Grove

    ... system designed to notify law enforcement, citizens, media, travelers, and even local businesses to locate missing elderly people. The clerk at Corner Market recognized Looby due to a message that can pop up on all 3,800 lottery terminals in the ...

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