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  1. Old and young people living together under proposed 'homeshare' trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Age

    Nora Pasfield 84 and Annabelle McClean 23 at Nora's home in Manly. Both agree with the home share proposal where the elderly and the young house share.

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  2. California Man With Dementia Survives Nearly Three Days in Mojave DesertRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... Health & Memory Center at University Hospitals Case Medical Center in Cleveland, said it's extremely common for elderly people with dementia to wander away from their families. "We've seen some cases where the person is visiting out-of-state or ...

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  3. Free and cued selective reminding identifies very mild dementia in primary care.Read the original story

    Yesterday | CiteULike

    ... (CDR=0.5), of incident dementia, and for distinguishing Alzheimer Disease (AD) and nonAD dementias. We tested 244 elderly African American and White primary care patients at 18 month intervals using a screening neuropsychologic battery that included ...

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  4. Music therapy helps families to make connectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Jersey Journal

    ... During her college career, she had the opportunity to intern with many different groups and organizations - from elderly clients with Alzheimer's to at-risk youth. After graduating from Rowan, Pindale volunteered in different areas from Philadelphia ...

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  5. Finance committee will leave SeniorCare program aloneRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WIBA-AM Madison

    Republicans who control the Legislature's finance committee say they're going to reject Gov. Scott Walker's cuts to Wisconsin's popular SeniorCare program. Gov. Scott Walker's budget proposal calls for cutting $97 million from the senior citizen prescription drug discount program.

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  6. What's Behind CVS's $12.7 Billion Takeover of OmnicareRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheStreet.com

    But the drugstore giant's purchase of Omnicare on Thursday might have left you wondering exactly what a "pharmacy services provider" is, and why CVS would pay $12.7 billion for one. The answer is simple: "CVS is a retail pharmacy where you can walk into the store," said Charles Rhyee, an analyst with Cowen & Co.

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  7. Grandfather with Alzheimer's, 86, survives extreme heat,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    Rescuers found the elderly man with Alzheimer's in the desert on Wednesday, not far from his family's campsite Rollande Towne, 86, who suffers from Alzheimer's disease, wandered away from his family's campsite on Monday and was missing for three days before rescuers found him in the dangerous desert. Soon after he was rescued, Towne's grandson Jared Weigand told KABC that he had been hospitalized, but was doing fine.

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  8. Republicans reject Gov. Walker's cuts to Wisconsin's SeniorCare programRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    Republicans who control the Legislature's finance committee say they're going to reject Gov. Scott Walker's cuts to Wisconsin's popular SeniorCare program. Gov. Scott Walker's budget proposal calls for cutting $97 million from the senior citizen prescription drug discount program.

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  9. How One New York Woman Is Confronting Her Fear Of AgingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Refinery 29

    Kyoko Hamada is a 42-year-old photographer who lives in New York with her husband and three-year-old son. Kikuchiyo-san is an elderly woman who lives alone.

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  10. Study shows seniors eating bad foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ANSA.it

    Rome, May 21 - Too many Italian senior citizens are making poor food choices and even eating products past their best-before dates, with potentially risky health effects, according to a study released Thursday. Rome's Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore said 200 elderly people with an average age of 74 were involved in the study that found only 15.4% turned to their family doctor for nutritional advice.

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  11. Business HighlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Exploding air bags made by Takata Corp. are so dangerous that U.S. safety regulators want to manage a massive recall so cars can be fixed faster. On Tuesday, Takata doubled the size of its recall to 33.8 million air bags, making it the largest recall in U.S. history.

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  12. '100-Year-Old Man' director tells how Swedish comedy made it from page to screenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Campbell Reporter

    ... strive to make money and get better apartments and houses and stuff, but in the end we tend to end up alone in an elderly home with no friends visiting. It's kind of sad." This story, Herngren says, gives people hope. It's nice to see a man who, at ...

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  13. America's Aging Population Is Bad News for Women's CareersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Government Executive

    ... of Americans who need help and the number who step in to provide aid to ailing relatives. In 2011, about 9 million elderly adults received informal care provided by about 18 million family members and friends, researchers found. These communities of ...

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  14. CVS paying $10.4B in cash for drug distributor OmnicareRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Silver City Sun-News

    ... lawsuits alleging it gave kickbacks to some facilities so they would keep the company as their drug provider for elderly Medicare and Medicaid recipients. Omnicare said it settled the case to end litigation and committed no wrongdoing. In 2009, ...

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  15. UPDATE 3-CVS to expand pharmacy business with $10.1 billion Omnicare buyRead the original story

    Thursday | Reuters

    Drugstore operator CVS Health Corp said Thursday it will spend $10.1 billion to buy Omnicare Inc, a company that supplies prescription medicines to nursing, assisted living and other healthcare facilities. The move gives CVS, the second-largest U.S. drugstore operator, access to the older, sicker U.S. population and builds on its specialty pharmacy, which provides drugs to people with expensive chronic conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis.

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  16. CVS to buy drug distributor Omnicare for $10.4 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Campbell Reporter

    ... that alleged it gave kickbacks to some facilities so they would keep the company as their drug provider for elderly Medicare and Medicaid recipients. Omnicare said it settled the case to end litigation and committed no wrongdoing. CVS Health said ...

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  17. Danner blythely charms in rom-com 'Dreams'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Herald

    What many Hollywood screenwriters don't get -- or get and just don't care -- is that setting up a character to be wonderful, noble or just plain too good to be true has the same effect as putting a red shirt on that character and sending him/her on the set of a vintage "Star Trek" episode. The most glaring example occurs in "Men Don't Leave," a domestic drama that sets up Tom Mason to be such a perfect husband and father, you can count down the minutes to the horrible explosion that kills him.

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  18. Friends of Nathaniel Witherell Helps Secure $4.49 Million State of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Patch.com

    ... can continue its 112-year tradition of serving our community's needs and assisting our Town's most vulnerable elderly residents." Project Renew has dramatically improved the infrastructure and environment at Witherell by increasing the number of ...

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  19. Home improvement assistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Wilson County News

    ... which may include grants or loans or a combination, helps pay for modifications that enable low to moderate income elderly and disabled to remain living at home. Modifications covered typically include accessibility improvements like wheelchair ...

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  20. TV FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Canada.com

    ... Female bonding runs wild in this movie about the friendships between two pairs of women. Jessica Tandy plays an elderly nursing home resident who befriends a lonely, frumpy woman (Kathy Bates), there to visit her husband's aunt. Tandy's character ...

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