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  1. Readers explain the impact of Obamacare on their lives, familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Florida Times-Union

    As the Affordable Care Act enters its second year, have local families noticed any changes in their health insurance situations? Clearly, any program affecting one-sixth of the American economy will need to be modified as time goes along. Unfortunately, the partisanship in Washington is so toxic that modifications appear to be unlikely.


  2. Of Babies and BoomersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Torontoist

    ... a life-threatening brain condition. While the other two plays were undeniably emotional, showing us middle-aged and elderly characters grappling with cancer and dementia, there is something especially heartbreaking about watching a small child ...


  3. Christmas Wishes: Volunteers, donors make for another big yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Gaston Gazette

    Thanks to the generosity and caring of our community, we were able to grant 258 out of the 294 of the total Christmas Wishes that were approved. There were many people who contributed to the tremendous success this year.


  4. Portable X-ray services becoming more commonRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... with, that they're comfortable with," he told Reuters Health. The option for home X-rays is especially helpful for elderly patients in snowy parts of the country. His technicians scan more than 30,000 patients per year. Sessions cost about $200. "We ...


  5. How Franklin Graham transformed a debate about Duke Chapel into a culture warRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Religion News Service

    ... society." Billy Graham did meet with Mitt Romney before the 2012 presidential election. Shortly after, his elderly visage was plastered on a full-page ad promoting an unnamed candidate who professed "biblical values." Some have questioned his actual ...


  6. Senior citizen jumps three stories from balcony to escape robberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    ... said Sanchez. Gwinnett Police arrested Jason Houston, Tuesday, and charged him with robbery and exploitation of an elderly person. The victim told police he once considered Houston a friend, but this time, when he let him inside his apartment, ...


  7. Nalzaro: Testing policemen's honestyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Sun-Star

    A PROPOSED ordinance that will give senior citizens a chance to be employed is being deliberated by the Cebu City Council. The ordinance sponsored by Councilor Gerry Carillo "encourages" commercial establishments to hire senior citizens.


  8. This is a good year to get tax preparation helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    By this time next week, employees across the country will have received their W-2 form, the essential document needed to file a tax return. Others who may need to ante up most likely drag their feet in filing a return, hoping their bank account can recover a bit more from Christmas expenses.


  9. Tax Help Available at the Swampscott LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Patch.com

    Volunteers from AARP's Tax Aide Program will be at the library Tuesday afternoons beginning Feb. 3 to help people with lower incomes, particularly the elderly, fill out state and federal income tax forms. The assistance will be available weekly through April 14. Appointments are required and can be made by calling the library at 781-596-8867 ext.


  10. Dynamics of gray matter loss in Alzheimer's disease.Read the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | CiteULike

    ... atrophy in 52 high-resolution magnetic resonance image scans of 12 patients with AD (age 68.4 +/- 1.9 years) and 14 elderly matched controls (age 71.4 +/- 0.9 years) scanned longitudinally (two scans; interscan interval 2.1 +/- 0.4 years). A ...


  11. Increasing loss of brain tissue with increasing dementia: a...Read the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | CiteULike

    ... system, the central grey matter and white matter were estimated using stereological methods on the brains from 28 elderly females (mean age 81.8 years) with increasing degree of senile dementia and brains from 13 (mean age 82.7 years) female ...


  12. Police: Elderly Woman Found Outside Without Clothes In EaganRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | CBS Local

    ... one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here to get the [] MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - An elderly woman was found sitting outside an assisted living center in Eagan without any clothes early Friday, according to Eagan Police. ...


  13. Missing elderly man found in Kensington Market areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | CFRB

    Manuel Oliveira went missing yesterday afternoon. Police were concerned because he has diabetes and is in the early stages of dementia.


  14. Books in 'shambles' at Jefferson County office for older adults; how county leaders hope...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Alabama Live

    ... Brown and Walter Jackson, the county's chief deputy manager. The Medicaid Waiver Program provides services for elderly and disabled low-income people who, without help, might have to be cared for in a nursing home. "OSCS was not doing its job of ...


  15. Green Belt concerns lead to council's development oppositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Redditch Advertiser

    The application, from developers McCarthy and Stone, was to build housing for elderly people behind Birmingham Road, and in the process, improve the facilities at the adjacent cricket club for all sports. But the council, at a recent meeting, said a substantial part of the proposed development would be on Green Belt land.


  16. DOROT's Youth Volunteer Programs Re-Designated a Program of DistinctionRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | PRWeb

    ... as a national asset and fully leveraged. http://www.gu.org About DOROT: DOROT alleviates social isolation among the elderly and provides services to help them live independently as valued members of the community. We serve the Jewish and wider ...


  17. Things to ask your parents when considering in home health careRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Examiner.com

    Having a conversation with your parents regarding their wishes in their elder years can be one of the most important conversations you may ever have. The senior population in the United States is at a record high, which means a lot of adult children will be helping elderly parents in the coming years.


  18. Ready to Work: South DeKalb job fair draws crowdRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | On Common Ground News

    Some were ready to dive back into the workforce after retirement. Others were looking for better job opportunities.


  19. Conquering loneliness in old ageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Northwest Asian Weekly

    ... from time to time, or handle his recovery after a fall? For Jeff Hattori, CEO of Nikkei Concerns NC, seeing elderly being isolated, living alone, is an opportunity for the agency to innovate. NC and AARP are partnering together to develop a 6-month ...


  20. Manager of Pershore care home celebrates awards successRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Worcester News

    ... by the Journal of Dementia Care. Mrs Baldwin said: "I think you can judge a society by how it cares for its elderly residents and based on Heathlands, Pershore is exemplary. It is a hugely popular residential home and delivers first class care for ...