Elderly Newswire (Page 9)

Elderly Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Care home staff to zip across the TyneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Advertiser

    ... at HMS Calliope on the Gateshead side. The team's decision to support Dementia UK was influenced by the number of elderly dementia sufferers in their care. Ms Laycock said: "We work with dementia patients in our specialised unit on a daily basis and ...


  2. Company's Motto Comes to Life in Declaring Contest WinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PRWeb

    ... helping people and you could tell she really cared about them." Kristy was working at a nursing home caring for the elderly when she was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. "The Cassell family's story touched our hearts and brought to life the ...


  3. Local state reps are mostly pleased...Read the original story

    Thursday | Lakefield Standard

    Minnesota's 2015 legislative session has concluded, and while Jackson County's two state representatives say the final budget deal includes some good provisions, it also contains some notable omissions. "I think Greater Minnesota is going to be pleased with our legislative accomplishments this session," said state Rep. Bob Gunther, who represents eastern Jackson County in the Minnesota House of Representatives.


  4. Elderly woman missing after walking out of Logan Square nursing homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | My FOX Chicago

    Police are searching for a 73-year-old woman who has not been seen since she walked out of her nursing home early Thursday in the Northwest Side Logan Square neighborhood. Maria Ramos left the Woodbridge Nursing Home at 2242 N. Kedzie at 2:45 a.m. and did not return, according to a high-risk missing person alert from Chicago Police.


  5. Former Nicolas Sarkozy ally is cleared of swindling cash from...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Mail

    ... (left) and her son Nicolas (right) In 2007, Bettencourt's daughter accused the photographer of manipulating her elderly mother into giving him artwork, cash and other favours worth hundreds of millions of euros. The 'Bettencourt Affair,' as the case ...


  6. Senate Finance Approves State Budget ProposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... The plan increases funding cut in the House version for social services including substance abuse treatment, elderly care and developmental services. Finance Chair Jeanie Forrester calls the budget a compassionate one. "We were very thoughtful in ...


  7. How to find a new doctorRead the original story

    Thursday | Williston Observer

    What resources can you recommend to help me find and research some doctors in my area? I'm looking for a good primary care doctor or internist for my elderly parents, and need to locate a good orthopedic doctor for me. Thanks to the Internet, finding and researching doctors is a lot easier than it use to be.


  8. Some changes approved to SeniorCareRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    MADISON, Wis A state committee has endorsed some, but not all of Governor Scott Walker's major changes to Wisconsin's long-term care programs for the elderly and disabled. Twelve Republicans on the Joint Finance Committee agreed last night to let those in the Family Care program keep having a say in their care -- and it would incorporate elements of the IRIS program, by continuing state stipends to cover what IRIS provides.


  9. Dementia patients kept like 'captured animals' on mental...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Mirror.co.uk

    Elderly dementia patients were kept like 'captured animals' on a mental health ward with relatives comparing their treatment to a 'zoo,' a damning report has revealed. Bosses at Glan Clwyd Hospital in Rhyl, north Wales, admitted it was a 'shameful day' in their history after the hard-hitting dossier, released today, exposed a catalogue of care failings.


  10. Deerfield Retirement Community Walks to Wellness with Elementary StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Whether you're eight-years-old, or 88-years-old, Deerfield Retirement Community and Crestview Elementary School want you to maintain a healthy lifestyle. That's the point of Thursday's Walk to Wellness, an event bringing more than 75 elementary school students from Crestview together with senior citizens at Deerfield to learn about the importance of exercise.


  11. 'Andr & Dorine''s wordless power by Spain's Kulunka TeatroRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Los Angeles Times

    The traumas of aging and Alzheimer's disease have been addressed in various mediums, but rarely with as much humor, accessibility and imagination as in "Andr & Dorine," which arrives at the Los Angeles Theatre Center in mesmerizing condition. Spain's celebrated Kulunka Teatro troupe previously performed this wordless mask-theater study of an elderly couple faced with Alzheimer's at LATC in 2012, and its return is a must-see proposition.


  12. GOP split: What to hate about ObamacareRead the original story

    Thursday | AEI

    ... if we had never created a tax break for health insurance decades ago, and if Medicare had been confined to the elderly poor. But if subsidization of health care is the decisive battle for conservatives, it was lost long ago. There aren't more than a ...


  13. E-mail exchange means new book recommendationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | DurhamRegion.com

    ... Missing by Emma Healey was one of the books. I'd already read it and would recommend it, too. It's the story of an elderly woman who has Alzheimer's disease and is trying to solve a mystery about her best friend's disappearance. The portrayal of ...


  14. Government of Canada highlights ongoing commitment to seniors at the...Read the original story

    Thursday | Canada NewsWire

    ... nearly 1 in 4 Canadians will be a senior. "I would like to congratulate the National Initiative for the Care of the Elderly on their 10th Annual Knowledge Exchange Conference and thank them for inviting me to participate again this year. It is ...


  15. 5 Reasons Feds Are Overhauling Regs On Medicaid OutsourcingRead the original story

    Thursday | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... kids in lower-income families that make too much to qualify for Medicaid. So is long-term Medicaid care for the elderly and the disabled, which is where the program touches some middle class families. - Managed care is a huge business. Private ...


  16. Food pantry to lose lease at senior centerRead the original story

    Thursday | Bethany Republican-Clipper

    The Harrison County Food Pantry will have to look for a new location for its program to distribute food to needy families.


  17. Marrero senior citizens show middler schoolers how it's doneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NOLA.com

    Dance Instructor Margie Clark-Harris and Marrero senior citizens teach students at Ruppel Academy for Advanced studies to line dance during their "Ruppel's Got Talent Show." Marrero senior citizens' line dance instructor Margie Clark-Harris and her class were the surprise guests at the recent "Ruppel's Got Talent Show."


  18. FCC takes aim at annoying telemarketing callsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTAX-AM Springfield

    ROBOCALLS: In this photo taken April 3, Jeri Vargas takes a phone call at her mother's home in the Sherman Oaks area of Los Angeles. Jeri Vargas put her elderly mother on the "Do Not Call" list years ago but the 88-year-old woman with Alzheimer's disease is still getting several recorded phone calls a day pitching her everything from vacation cruises to medical alert devices and fire extinguishers.


  19. Businessman who ripped off vulnerable pensioners by selling fake wills is jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Runcornandwidnesworld.co.uk

    Samuel Eaton targeted elderly victims in Runcorn and Widnes to mis-sell them wills and trust deeds while trading as The Pensioners' Association and The Senior Citizens' Advice Centre. His leaflets gave the impression he was affiliated to Age UK, Macmillan Cancer Support and Sense, a charity for deaf and blind people.


  20. Kalorama: CVS Purchase of Omnicare Fits the Long Term Care TrendRead the original story

    Thursday | Freshnews

    ... care. Kalorama Information's fifth edition of its detailed report on the long term care industry focuses on the elderly as the primary customers of long term care services. For each of the segments of long term care market the report provides: -- ...