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  1. What's In Store For Self-StorageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Seeking Alpha

    ... and its rather meteoric rise in the wake of the recession. An aging population throughout the country means many elderly people and their families are moving furniture and other personal effects into fairly long-term storage as aging Americans move ...

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  2. How Sharon Brewer, 73, inspires Richmond's aging and Alzheimer's patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTVR Richmond

    Whoever coined the phrase a rolling stone gathers no moss, must have been thinking about Sharon Brewer. The 73-year-old Chesterfield woman is always on the go, in fact, she rarely stops moving.

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  3. Finding correct court for lawsuit against statea s Medicaid pharmacy has been a tricky taskRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Advocate

    ... acts and practices" in processing Medicaid reimbursements for prescription drugs for the state's low-income, elderly and disabled residents. The Attorney General's Office filed its suit June 26 in the 19th Judicial District Court, but the defendants ...

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  4. Home Health Aide Is Accused of Bilking Thousands From Elderly Old Greenwich WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Patch.com

    A home health aide is facing charges she drained the retirement and living expenses account of an elderly Old Greenwich resident by using a credit card and bank checks to buy clothing and other items from expensive Greenwich Avenue shops, according to Greenwich Police. Police said in a statement that suspect "over the course of approximately eight months, bilked the retirement/living expenses account of a local resident.

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  5. Sen. Dan Coats honored with awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    ... free enterprise, limited government and lower taxes. The award honors Congress members who commit to helping elderly citizens through tax reform and other issues. "I am honored to receive this award," Coats expressed in a news release. "With 59.3 ...

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  6. Samuelson: Debating generational justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Denver Post

    ... It will seek to curb spending on the elderly -- mainly Social Security and Medicare -- without putting the elderly at risk. This debate would be good for the country, but whether the country can conduct it without an orgy of bombast and distortion ...

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  7. Progressive Voice: Remembering Ellen BozmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ARLnow.com

    ... Arlington's extended day program for children of working parents. She also championed day care for the frail elderly and the creation of Arlington's first nursing homes. Human Rights : Ellen Bozman fought hard for the rights of others. In the 1950s, ...

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  8. High morale linked to longer survival among elderlyRead the original story

    Thursday | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... author of the study online March 15 in Age and Ageing said he was intrigued by the morale difference he had seen in elderly patients and wondered if boosting their spirits might prolong their lives. "One day a few years ago I did medical rounds and ...

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  9. Missouri lawmakers set to debate $26 billion spending planRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Greenwich Citizen

    Missouri lawmakers were set Thursday to debate and vote on a $26 billion budget plan for next fiscal year that would hold spending for social services stagnant while increasing basic aid for K-12 public schools. Negotiators late Wednesday night revealed a compromise between the House and Senate hashed out behind closed doors, one that ultimately scales back planned increases for departments serving foster children, the mentally ill and older Missouri residents.

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  10. Long-term exposure to air pollution may pose risk to brain structure, cognitive functionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PhysOrg Weblog

    Micrograph showing cortical pseudolaminar necrosis, a finding seen in strokes on medical imaging and at autopsy. H&E-LFB stain.

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  11. Not one 'plus size' fits all | GustafsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Auburn Reporter

    When it comes to treating weight problems, even experts believe that similar methods can be applied almost universally: Put your patients on a diet, have them engage in regular exercise, and, if all else fails, recommend some surgical procedure. What gets rarely looked at are the differences between overweight individuals that may have led to their unhealthy weight gain in the first place.

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  12. Bill would allow couples to remain in same care facilityRead the original story

    Thursday | West Hawaii Today

    When Hilo resident Charlotte Kaide read about an elderly Oahu couple that, after 67 years of marriage, is being forced to live in separate care homes, she felt as if she was reliving a nightmare. The article described the same battle she fought for two years beginning in 2007 so that her parents, Terry and Sidney Kaide of Hilo, could live out their remaining days together.

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  13. Police: Chesco couple murder-suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Philly.com

    An elderly man fatally shot his wife, who had dementia, in their Uwchlan Township home and then fatally shot himself, police said Thursday. Russell Wisler, 79, had been suffering from health issues after surviving a bout with cancer.

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  14. A senator calls attention to the struggle of seniors losing Social Security benefits to student debtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    ... taxes. It is usually a last resort, but one that can really sting for seniors struggling to make ends meet. Among elderly beneficiaries, 52 percent of married couples and about three-fourths of singles get more than half of their income from Social ...

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  15. Elderly Extras To Appear In FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KOAT-TV

    But soon, they'll be rubbing shoulders with the stars when "Independence Day Forever," the sequel to "Independence Day," starts filming in New Mexico. "I'm looking forward to have the variety of something to do like theater," said Pitney, 86. She, O'Connell, 85, and Johnstone, 90, are among 20 local Albuquerque residents chosen during casting calls at retirement homes to be extras in the movie.

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  16. /C O R R E C T I O N -- Aarp/Read the original story

    Thursday | KXVO

    ... intimate look at the issues facing working family caregivers struggling to balance work, home life and caring for elderly parents. A discussion will immediately follow the film with director, play an aging couple who puts their once run-down, ...

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  17. St. Joseph Hill Academy students skip class to serve communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | SILive.com

    ... I volunteered at the Sea View Rehabilitation Center. I, along with other girls from Hill, spent the day with the elderly patients. "I chose to sit with an elderly woman named Mary. Over solving puzzles and reading magazines, I found out she's from ...

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  18. Utah chiropractor charged with 11 felonies in connection to weight-loss programRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Salt Lake Tribune

    A Layton chiropractor is facing criminal charges after allegedly claiming his senior citizen patients could lose weight without excessive exercise or strenuous diet. Michael Paul Kunzler, 46, faces 11 felonies, including exploitation of a vulnerable adult, forgery and communications fraud.

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  19. More engagement needed if pension reform is to work properly, experts sayRead the original story

    Thursday | Live Charts

    ... it's gone too far," added Jane Vass, head of public policy at Age UK, Britain's largest charity dedicated to help elderly citizens. "People would engage more if they had to engage less and if their retirement choices were made easier to understand." ...

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  20. China vows to crack down on 'obscene' new trend of families hiring...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Mail

    ... the People's Daily Online . Scantily-clad women are seen gyrating for mourners with a huge portrait of a dead elderly man hanging at the back of the stage. According to various Chinese media, family members are increasingly spending the inheritance ...

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