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  1. Brooklyn center for disabled adults mistreated blacks, Hispanics: suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | New York Daily News

    The Northern Adult Daily Health Center in Park Slope was run like a 'Russian social club' where black and Hispanic clients were segregated and mistreated, according to the suit filed in Brooklyn Federal Court. A lawsuit accuses the Northern Adult Daily Health Center in Park Slope, Brooklyn, of racist mistreatment of some its clients, who are mentally or physically disabled.

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  2. Elderly abuse on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Trinidad Guardian

    Physical, verbal and sexual abuse of the elderly are on the rise. For director of the Division of Ageing Dr Jennifer Rouse, the statistics are worrying, and she pleaded with citizens to help protect, look out and care for the country's most vulnerable group, which is rapidly growing in numbers.

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  3. Daddy's death in a nursing home due to dangerous drugs part fourRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Examiner.com

    ... that affected Daddy and they are: Increased risk of sudden death from heart attack, and increased mortality in the elderly with dementia and related psychosis. There were times, ironically not mentioned in his medical record, but from my older ...

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  4. Demand, costs on the rise for long-term elder careRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Fresno Bee

    ... years, to about $238 a day, or almost $87,000 a year. Medicare for senior citizens and Medi-Cal for the low-income elderly can help, but have limitations that can still leave seniors and their families holding a big - and sometimes crippling - ...

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  5. Scamming the younger generationRead the original story

    Saturday | Observer

    All my life I have heard stories about how we older folks seem to be targets for various types of scams designed to separate us from our money. I have even read that this is brought on by changes in our brains as we grow older, changes that make us more trusting, more gullible if you like.

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  6. Letter: Elderly careRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Deseret News

    Zach Klein followed 19 patients ages 69 to 101 who were given an experimental treatment three times a day for a year at a nursing home in Israel. Seventeen patients achieved a healthy weight, gaining or losing pounds as needed.

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  7. Elder abuse by Scott Phipps: National Association to Stop Guardian speaks outRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Examiner.com

    ... their dissatisfaction with the Supervisors' apathy concerning unbridled elder abuse. As you know, isolating an elderly person is one of the paramount signs of elder abuse. And yet unscrupulous conservators have long isolated their wards for years ...

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  8. Print VersionRead the original story

    Saturday | Phoenix New Times

    ... comments in my weekly column , noting that Pearce, ironically, helps run a county program for the poor called the Elderly Assistance Fund, as part of his new county job, which pays a handsome $85,000 per year. Popular websites such as the Raw Story ...

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  9. Sean Noble, GOP Strategist, Calls on Russell Pearce to Resign for His ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Phoenix New Times

    ... comments in my weekly column , noting that Pearce, ironically, helps run a county program for the poor called the Elderly Assistance Fund, as part of his new county job, which pays a handsome $85,000 per year. Popular websites such as the Raw Story ...

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  10. TalkBack for Sept. 14: Resentment, voicemails and golf tournamentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Aiken Standard

    ... when the left-hand turn signals on Whiskey Road are going to work. I love the Aiken community. I regularly see an elderly couple shopping for groceries or walking together. Horses have been in my blood since childhood. Please do your home work and ...

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  11. Day of Service benefits the Tri-CitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KEPR CBS 19

    ... information to someone you do not know. It's a scam that hurts both financially and emotionally. Someone calls an elderly individual pretending to be his or her grandchild. They say they're overseas, that there's been an emergency and they need ...

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  12. Editor's Notebook: Some people are starting to show prideRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Victorville Daily Press

    ... help clean up our desert. Now I need your help. I need to compile a list of projects to tackle. If you know of an elderly person or couple who is unable to take care of their yard, needs some cleanup help or has some projects they can't handle, ...

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  13. Vulnerable older people: Cuts leave many with no careRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | The Independent

    ... Liz Kendall, said: "This is yet more evidence of the growing care crisis under this Government. More and more elderly and disabled people are being denied essential services that help them get up, washed, dressed and fed. "This causes them and their ...

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  14. Face of the Investor Has Changed to Higher End Real Estate ProductRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | PR-inside.com

    ... knee-deep thick snow either. Rich and affluent retirees like former professional athletes and stars, and the elderly also love the fact that almost everything is just a few minutes away. Almost every neighborhood has with it a neighboring golf ...

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  15. Spaghetti dinner, radio telethon help a keep the wheels rollinga at Massena Meals on WheelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Watertown Daily Times

    Massena Meals on Wheels is serving a record number of clients this summer, making its upcoming spaghetti dinner fundraiser and radio telethon even more vital to bring in financial support, according to the organization's executive director. A spaghetti dinner fundraiser will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Sept.

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  16. 3 Ways Social Security Benefits Could Be ReducedRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 13 | The Motley Fool

    ... on current Social Security beneficiaries. According to the Social Security Administration's website , "Among elderly Social Security beneficiaries, 22% of married couples and about 47% of unmarried persons rely on Social Security for 90% or more of ...

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  17. More US seniors burdened by student loan debtRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | West Australian

    Decades after their university days, an increasing number of US seniors are still struggling to pay off student loan debt, according to a new report. And for some retirees, that means smaller Social Security checks -- sometimes the only funds elderly Americans live off when they leave the workforce.

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  18. Brown Deer senior housing plan draws complaints from residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... would have apartments for 46 people who need memory care and don't drive. The remaining 87 units would have elderly people who also don't drive, he said, or drive sparingly. Along with visitors to the facility, and trips by its roughly 70 employees, ...

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  19. GM's Buick commercials help brand shift staid imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Detroit Free Press

    GM is giving the Buick commercials a fresh spin: Five new TV spots individually highlight the Encore, Regal, Enclave, Verano and LaCrosse. / General Motors Once known as 'the doctor's car' and then for its elderly customer base, Buick is enjoying a surprisingly solid year despite no new products - and the biggest reason is a fresh marketing campaign that acknowledges the elephant in the room: Buick had an image problem.

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  20. Revera Appleby Place: Your Home Away From HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2014 | InsideHalton.com

    We often make the mistake of associating the natural process of aging with the negative connotations of limited freedom and independence. The Revera Appleby Place retirement residence attempts to reshape the way we view aging by celebrating elderly life in an innovative way.

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