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  1. VIDEO: High winds cause chaos as city centre buildings damaged, buses ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    ... trying to fly over the Christmas period, but we are hopeful of getting flights back underway later this afternoon." ELDERLY people suffering from dementia and other medical conditions are to be removed from a Shipley care home due to "serious ...


  2. U.S. Justice Department Claims Omnicare, Inc. Received Kickbacks From Abbott LaboratoriesRead the original story

    Monday Dec 22 | BioSpace

    The U.S. Justice Department has filed a complaint against Omnicare Inc, alleging that the largest U.S. provider of pharmacy services to the elderly received millions of dollars in kickbacks from Abbott Laboratories. Omnicare received the kickbacks for recommending Abbott's prescription drug, Depakote, for epilepsy in dementia patients in nursing homes it serviced, the department alleged in a statement on Monday.


  3. Vanda Pharmaceuticals, Inc. To Regain US And Canadian Rights To Fanapt??Read the original story

    Monday Dec 22 | BioSpace

    ... some other drugs that do not require similar titration. IMPORTANT WARNINGS and PRECAUTIONS: increased mortality in elderly patients with dementia-related psychosis; QT prolongation; neuroleptic malignant syndrome; tardive dyskinesia; hyperglycemia ...


  4. Teen provides Christmas wishes on her birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... 13-year-old asks people to give her items that can benefit local nursing home residents. "I want to make sure our elderly residents know they are valued and not forgotten," Railey said in her 14th Birthday Project flyer. On the Facebook page she ...


  5. This holiday season, consider veterans in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Washington Examiner

    This year, a higher level of attention has been brought to a group of Americans who deserve our appreciation but often don't get the kind of thanks they truly need. Throughout the country, veterans are struggling with issues few of us can fathom.


  6. Elderly Caseville man drowns in Pigeon RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    Caseville Police Chief Kyle Romzek says the man, identified as 86-year-old William Wickline, was found dead around 10 a.m. Friday morning. Wickline was reported missing by his son Thursday morning. He had been lost before and was showing signs of dementia.


  7. Greer company donates HVAC unit, repairs to elderly coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | FOX Carolina

    An elderly Greer couple's Christmas will be a warm one thanks to a donation from Five Star Plumbing, Heating and Cooling. The Greer company began installing a central heating and air unit at the home of Roy and Billy Jean Ballenger on Tuesday.


  8. Link between high testosterone, aggression in male Alzheimer's patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Science Daily

    ... the disease in an effort to find better ways to manage, treat and eventually cure Alzheimer's. For the study, 87 elderly men with mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease were evaluated. Dr. Hall found the likelihood of having hallucinations was 5.5 ...


  9. Volunteer tax aides neededRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | De Kalb Midweek

    AARP Tax-Aide is a free service providing assistance in tax preparation for individuals with low to moderate income with special attention to senior citizens. This service is provided by trained local volunteers who are interested in making a difference in their communities.


  10. Latin America Faces the Novelty and Challenge of AgeingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Inter Press Service

    Elderly people exercising in a city square as part of the municipal programme Healthy Stations in public parks in Buenos Aires, where health controls are also offered for people over 60. Credit: Fabiana Frayssinet/IPS - The eternally young Latin America is also ageing, due to the rise in life expectancy and the drop in birth rates - a demographic revolution that poses new challenges in a region that has begun to move slowly away from its status as the most unequal part of the world.


  11. How President Obama's immigration order might affect Las Vegas laborRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2014 | The Las Vegas Sun

    President Barack Obama speaks about immigration, Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, at Del Sol High School in Las Vegas. The president unveiled expansive executive actions on immigration Thursday night to spare nearly 5 million people in the U.S. illegally from deportation, setting off a fierce fight with Republicans over the limits of presidential powers.


  12. Concordia Outlines the Benefits of Memory Care Services in Their Newest SlideshowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | PR Leap

    December 23, 2014 - If someone you love has been diagnosed with dementia, Alzheimer's or struggles with memory loss in general, memory care services may help provide asigh of relief knowing that your loved one's needs are being taken care of. Learn about some of the various benefits of memory care services by checking out the latest slideshow from Concordia Lutheran Ministries, "Why Memory Care Services are Beneficial."


  13. Elderly people to be removed from Shipley care home due to 'serious concerns' over its runningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    Elderly people to be removed from Shipley care home due to 'serious concerns' over its running ELDERLY people suffering from dementia and other medical conditions are to be removed from a Shipley care home due to "serious concerns" over the way it is being run. Ivy House Nursing Home in Hollin Wood Close failed a surprise inspection by the Care Quality Commission in April with the owners of the 40-bed home being told to make sweeping improvements.


  14. Santa visits Russellville Active DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | News Democrat

    ... their caregivers. Adult Day health services are designed to improve the quality of life for disabled adults, the elderly and their families by providing a daily program of health services in an enjoyable, safe, home-like environment. With a ...


  15. Hampshire hospital apologises after elderly patient's fatal fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Daily Echo

    A HAMPSHIRE hospital has apologised after an elderly dementia patient fell and cracked his skull when he was allowed to wander off alone. Despite being told by relatives that George Pugh had a tendency to wander off due to his condition, staff at Southampton General Hospital failed to make note of it, leaving him able to walk outside alone.


  16. Campbell Co. gets new nursing home. Is Boone next?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Cincinnati.com

    The lobby at Coldspring Transitional Care Center, which opened Monday. The 93,000 square-foot facility will provide transitional care to those recovering from injury and illness as well as long-term care to the elderly.


  17. Caregiving and the HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Bangor Daily News

    Dr. Kaye suggested this topic, which seems timely and important, but not something I have any special expertise in. First of all, I'm a guy, so I'm generally oblivious to special occasions.


  18. 'Derek' Christmas special may be the end for the British care workerRead the original story

    Monday Dec 22 | Zap2it.com

    ... a nursing home, is a rave success in England. Fans have developed a real connection to Derek, his coworkers and the elderly that they assist day in and day out. The first and second season of "Derek" is available to stream on Netflix. The streaming ...


  19. Causes and consequences of more time and moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | South China Morning Post

    ... of the population will be over the age of 65 in less than a decade, enough to prevent entry into the best jobs if elderly professionals and executives choose to stay at work. This will have economic and political consequences, since younger workers ...


  20. United States Files Suit Against Omnicare Inc. for Accepting...Read the original story

    Monday Dec 22 | PressReleasePoint

    ... over physicians in nursing homes in order to secure kickbacks from pharmaceutical companies such as Abbott. "Elderly nursing home residents suffering from dementia are among our nation's most vulnerable patient populations, and they depend on the ...