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Why Everyone Over 50 Should be Training for the Senior Games


by Phil Campbell, M.S., M.A., FACHE Senior Games participant and author of Ready, Set, GO! Synergy Fitness - 2nd Edition

How To Find Affordable Senior Housing


A few years ago Miranda M. became a widow. After a short time her grandson (her only available relative) persuaded her to move across several states to be closer to him.

Review of the Changing Protein Requirements for Seniors


Youth, it is said, is wasted on the young. Too busy figuring life they hardly take the time to enjoy it. Fortunately, with medical research and scientific progress, lifespans have doubled over the last century. We can now start life at fifty and have another go at youth. Health consciousness, appropriate diet and exercise, can make the later years of life a pleasant experience. Dietary principles play as especially important role in this regard. Compensating for the physiological changes of aging, they can give us better odds at achieving our genetically determined lifespans.

Exercise Walking For Seniors: Preventing Foot Problems


Exercise has a very important role in the general health and the quality of life of everyone, but especially in seniors. Seniors who walk tend to look younger, sleep more soundly and have fewer visits to the doctor. Walking for 30 to 60 minutes four to six days a week will help improve osteoarthritis and decrease the risk of osteoporosis, heart disease, hypertension, diabetes and obesity. Walking is the top recreational sport for seniors.

Arizona Assisted Living Homes -- The Alternative to High Priced Senior Care


The cost of skilled nursing care is slowly rising. Currently, the average cost of care in Arizona ranges from $3,500 to $4,500 per month. Skilled nursing facilities are great for seniors who require skilled nursing care by medical professionals such as registered nurses or physicians. However, is skilled nursing care appropriate for those who only require assistance with their activities of daily living (ADLs) such as bathing, dressing and going to the bathroom? Is it realistic for someone to pay $3,000 to $6,000 a month for skilled nursing care when their only requirement is assistance with their ADLs? Believe it or not, there are many seniors who do not require skilled nursing care and remain in nursing homes due to their lack of knowledge of the options available to them. There are affordable alternatives to nursing home care. When a senior requires long term care without 24 hour medical supervision, the preferred alternative is Assisted Living Homes.

10 Tips to Keep a Family Caregiver from Losing Their Mind


Caring full time for a loved one can be a challenging task, and it takes a special person to get the job done right. Patience and compassion are the two top qualities a caregiver must possess in order to be successful. Caring for someone who suffers from Alzheimer?s disease or other forms of dementia can be an uphill battle at times. This requires planning on behalf of the caregiver in order to keep from burning out. The following are useful tips on how to remain a hardworking caregiver while maintaining your sanity:

When Assistance with Long Term Care Becomes Necessary


According to the Administration on Aging, it is estimated by 2030, the older population will more than double to approximately 71.5 million. It is also estimated that between 39 to 49 percent of people will use nursing home services during their lifetime. Unfortunately, there may come a time when your loved one may require assistance with long term care. The following is a list of warning signs one should be aware of when evaluating your loved one?s situation. If the senior exhibits two or more of these signs, assistance is likely required:

Caregiving Across The Miles?Tips for Successful Long Distance Caregiving


Caring for a parent or a loved one is a difficult job. Your duties as a caregiver become increasingly difficult as the miles increase between you and your loved one. The following are a few helpful tips in order to plan ahead in the event your loved one needs your help, as well as ideas on how to become a successful caregiver once your caregiving duties begin.

Scaling Down (Almost) Painlessly


Moving to a smaller house or apartment in a retirement community almost always involves a certain degree of trauma, both for the elder who's moving and for family members. However, by planning ahead you can reduce the discomfort involved and turn what might well become a nightmare into a pleasant event.

If Using The Stairs Has Become A Daily Struggle, A Stair lift Could Change Your Life


Using stairs is an everyday nightmare for many people. As we grow older the stairs in our home can become more of a struggle due to mobility problems associated with old age, an accident or illness. Often when out shopping or in a public place an alternative can be found such as a lift or escalator, but the stairs at home can become a daily challenge. Many people who experience difficulty climbing the stairs come to dread having to use them. For people whose bathroom or toilet is upstairs it can be even more of an issue.

Assisted Living: Tips on How to Choose a Facility


It is easy to be fooled by fancy drapery or expensive furniture that may decorate a care facility. Even though a facility looks high class doesn?t always mean the care provided is first class. The following are just a few simple guidelines to follow when selecting either a nursing home or an assisted living facility:

Stair Lift Buying Guide


There is no doubt that having a stair lift in your home can dramatically improve your quality of life. If you are starting to find that climbing the stairs is becoming a hazardous experience, or just hard work, then a stair lift could be the answer. Another solution could be to move to a single storey residence. However, this can be expensive and stressful, and many people are reluctant to leave a house that they have spent many years turning into a home.

Stair Lifts - Straight and Curved Rails


There are two types of stairlift. Straight and curved. The first is designed for straight stairs. The footrest of the lift will normally stop level with the top stair. It may be possible to use a straight stairlift on some configurations of curved stairs.

5 Myths You Should Know Before Choosing Elder Care


Myths associated with selecting quality nursing home care suggest quick and easy ways to identify quality care. In fact, relying on these myths can lead to disastrous results. I have identified a few of the most common myths in hopes of helping you avoid some of the problems commonly found in many nursing homes.

Solitary Confinement -- for Life


Sixty-five year old Arthur Jones served a self-imposed life sentence - in his own home.

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Everyone wants to live to a ripe old age, but you wouldn't know it by the way they plan – or rather, fail to plan – for their golden years. This lack of planning often ...


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Longtime Elder Care Provider Opens Austin-Based Spaulding Decon Franchise  Benzinga

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Elder Care: Considerations for funeral preplanning | Elder Care  Carlisle Sentinel

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Elder Care Services holding annual Spread the Warmth Space Heater Drive  WTXL ABC 27

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Elder Care Services looking to crank up heater drive with donations  Tallahassee.com

The Senior Outreach Services program has a waiting list of over 135 elders in need of personal electric space heaters.


Elder Care: New Year's resolutions  Carlisle Sentinel

With the holiday season in the rear view mirror, it is time to look forward to 2019 and the opportunity to pursue New Year's resolutions.


Eldercare Insurance Services Joins Integrity Marketing Group to Accelerate Impressive Growth  PRNewswire

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Pharmacist pleads guilty in Georgia elder fraud case  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Georgia Attorney General Chris Carr said a pharmacist pleaded guilty to prescribing medications to elderly and disabled adults who never received them.


Assisted living, elder care reforms evolve at Capitol, likely to pass this year  St. Cloud Times

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Health care: Rural communities face critical issues in caring for elderly  The Topeka Capital-Journal

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Elder Care: Putting the 'personal' in personal care  Carlisle Sentinel

Often the only stories that are broadcast by the media about long-term care facilities highlight extreme events and inadequate care.


So, how's the family? 2 experts on quality elder care  MPR News

There are many challenges when it comes to providing quality care to the elderly. Host Angela Davis spoke with two experts about taking care of aging family ...


Merce authors guide for eldercare caregivers and families  The Daily Jeffersonian

Author Cristie Merce, who loves a good story and loves to write, recently joined the ranks of published authors with "The Woes and Wisdom of Eldercare: An ...


New crowdsourcing site aims to help older adults decide where to retire - News  McKnight's Senior Living

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$30 Million In State Funds To Finish Constructing Johnson City Health Sciences Campus  WICZ

million in state money is being invested to finish construction of the Binghamton University Health Sciences Campus in Johnson City.


Legislation addresses infotech, elder care, tourism, more  Coalfield.com

The 2019 Virginia General Assembly convened Wednesday, and local lawmakers have been busy.


Free Tax Assistance Available at SAGE Eldercare Beginning February 7  TAPinto.net

SUMMIT, NJ — Free tax counseling and preparation for middle- and low-income taxpayers, with special attention to those who are 60 years of age and older, ...


Technology is changing how we grow old and die  CNN

San Francisco (CNN Business) This is a story about how life could end for many of us: at home surrounded by high-tech sensors, voice assistants and ...


'No Senior Ignored': Senator Housley introduces elder care reforms  Minnesota Senate Republican Caucus

This week, Senator Karin Housley (R-St. Marys Point) introduced the first legislation of the 2019 session to address elder care in Minnesota. The bill ...


The Stealth Productivity Drain on American Workers  Money Magazine

One third of American workers have left a job to care for a loved one, and one third of those left to take care of a senior citizen.


Yorkville Trinity hosting elder care author Feb. 2  Kendall County Now

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MEOC elder care program has new director  Coalfield.com

Genia Garrett is now the director of Mountain Empire Older Citizens' Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE).


Global Elder Care Services Market 2018 – Benesse Style Care, Econ Healthcare, Epoch Elder Care, St Luke's ElderCare  Industry News Digest

The report gives the detailed overview of Global “Elder Care Services“ Market 2018 and predicts future market trends throughout the forecast period from 2018 to ...


Hot Topics Lecture Series #5: Food Insecurity  kymnradio.net

Hot Topics is an educational and thought-provoking series that brings in experts on current topics in the news and on our minds. Each session includes a ...


Employers Are Clueless When It Comes To Family Caregiving  Forbes

As more workers take on caregiving responsibilities, their employers seem less aware of their needs--and how helping them helps firms as well as employees.


MAGA Hat Wearing Students Who Taunted Native American Elder Provoked? Longer Video Reveals Start of Incident  Newsweek

Some social media users have claimed that a full-length video of the incident proves that the MAGA-hatted boys were provoked.


Overlooked, But Not Forgotten By This Funder: A Grantmaker Takes on Elder Abuse  Inside Philanthropy

With so few funders focused on older Americans, it's not surprising that there's little support for work on a big problem like elder abuse. The John A. Hartford ...


How to Fix the World  Wall Street Journal

Readers offer their solutions for the polarization of politics, income inequality, privacy and more.


City opens applications for affordable housing, social service grants  The Aggie

Davis accepts proposals for community development, housing investment This month, the City of Davis invited local nonprofit organizations to.


Little-known law forces adult children to pay for nursing home care for parents  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

An obscure South Dakota law can force adult children to pay the cost of long-term care for their parents if the elder family members cannot pay on their own.


SAGE Eldercare to present jazz concert  NJ.com

The public is invited to join SAGE Eldercare Spend-A-Day clients for a free concert by jazz vocalist and pianist/composer Lou Watson on Jan. 15 at 2 p.m..


Why the Video of Those Catholic Boys Felt So Shameful  Pacific Standard

In some traditions, respecting your elders is the greatest teaching we receive.


Stouffer Legal Launches Workshop on Medicaid Planning - Press Release  Digital Journal

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Planning for Your Future: Eldercare & Long-Term Care Insurance  New Canaanite

Waveny presents industry experts Stephen Keogh, elder law attorney, and Laurie Sappern Gaugler, CLTC, long-term care insurance specialist, for an important ...


Two engineers try to make an immortal dog in John Scalzi’s “A Model Dog”  The Verge

In John Scalzi's short story, an overbearing CEO demands that his employees engineer a solution to his dad's aging dog. "A Model Dog" is part of Better Worlds, ...


Property developer Greenland Hong Kong diversifies into elderly care in mainland China  China Knowledge

Mainland property developer Greenland Hong Kong is looking towards elder care services in Chinese cities, as a business diversification strategy into ...


Advancing Care in the Community for Older People in the West  Connaught Telegraph

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Without safety net of kids or spouse, 'elder orphans' need fearless fallback plan  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

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Colorado Realtor Terry Naber Goes Above and Beyond Helping Seniors  Markets Insider

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Aged care royal commission begins with families of elder abuse victims shut out of first hearing  ABC News

Family members of elder abuse victims say it is appalling they were shut out of the first aged care royal commission hearing this morning, which heard only 4 per ...


Eagle Speak sells to health care startup  Springfield Business Journal

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Opinion: China Should Not Rush to Revamp Local Debt  Caixin Global

Opinion: China Should Not Rush to Revamp Local Debt - Beijing should avoid one-size-fits-all approach to dealing with local debt.


Geriatric Care Services Market Outstanding Key Player Growth Analysis on Kindred Healthcare, Senior Care Centers of America, Sunrise Senior Living, Genesis Healthcare  Insurance News Net

Selbyville, DE---- 01/21/2019-- Geriatric Care Services Market Report offers an inclusive and decision-making overview, including definitions, classifications and ...


Family fears Alzheimer's sufferer lost in limbo after being transferred  Montreal Gazette

His psychiatrist son shared emails to confirm the transfer for aggressive behaviour from Maimonides. 'It's outrageous and disgusting.'


AI Robot Startup Temi Teams Up With Amazon's Alexa To Get Rolling - Literally | Technology News  NoCamels - Israeli Innovation News

*Fresh* from a $21 million funding round, Temi has big plans for the personal robotics industry. | NoCamels.


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India's senior citizens are now embracing retirement communities  Quartz

For Alakananda Bhattacharya, a 37-year-old freelance writer in Delhi, ageing is not a “favourite subject to think about.” She avoids it fervidly, but when her ...


Deputies shoot man suspected of killing 4 family members  CityNews Calgary

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Kentucky students deserve credit for restraint during Lincoln Memorial confrontation | Marc A. Scaringi  PennLive

There is hope yet for the future of America thanks to the boys of Covington Catholic High School.


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SMITHERS, B.C. - It was a difficult decision to sign a benefit sharing agreement with Coastal GasLink that would allow for a natural gas pipeline through the ...


Larry Elder: Pelosi Called For Trump to Abandon Wall Promise, But Pressed Obama to Keep Health Care Vow  Fox News Insider

Radio talk show host Larry Elder said Thursday on "Hannity" that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi should understand why President Trump has not abandoned his ...


Mike Huckabee: 'Now we know' Nancy Pelosi doesn't care about furloughed government workers  Yahoo News

Democrats' rejection of President Trump's 'incredibly generous' compromise solution to the stalemate over border funding proves that House Speaker of the ...


Exclusive -- Larry Elder at BLEXIT LA: A Black Exit from the Democrat Party 'an Idea Whose Time Is Way Overdue'  Breitbart

Larry Elder spoke to Breitbart News about the Democrat destruction of black America and how Donald Trump wants to help the black community.


Secure Borders and Safer Immigration  Tufts Now

After Trump's border wall address, a Tufts expert analyzes the immigration debate.


This smart robot could help elders live independently  NewsBytes

Even with best intentions, it can be difficult to take care of elders in the family. You may need external help to make sure they get whatever they need. But now ...


Aging Insight: 'Do It Yourself Will' Law School Lunch Class  KSST

The approximately 100 persons who attended “Law School Lunch” on January 14, 2019 asked questions and got answers about the importance of having a will ...


Northern Kentucky's Notre Dame Academy negotiating to take over nuns' convent  Cincinnati.com

Catholic girls high school Notre Dame Academy is negotiating with the Sisters of Notre Dame of Covington to take over the provincial house for school use.


Rival militias negotiate truce in Libya's Tripoli  CityNews Calgary

BENGHAZI, Libya — Libyan security officials say a temporary cease-fire has taken hold in the capital of Tripoli, after deadly fighting between rival militias that ...


For centuries the rivers sustained Aboriginal culture. Now they are dry, elders despair  The Guardian

Indigenous people and farmers alike fear Walgett has only six months left if they don't get water.


'A nursing home is not a place to go to die'  knoxpages.com

Living is so much more than not dying,” Michelle Engelbach, chief executive officer of the Ohio Eastern Star Home, told Exchange Club members.


Book focuses on career of Thousand Oaks celebrity photographer Orlando Suero  Ventura County Star

During his heyday from the 1950s to the 1980s, Thousand Oaks celebrity photographer Orlando Suero photographed everyone from John and Jacqueline ...


How technology can save the ageing population in London  Open Access Government

The ageing population is growing and the need for quality care services will increase substantially in the coming years, here's where technology can come.


Hopeful Signs For Elder Care From Trump's HHS Secretary  Forbes

Two recent speeches by Health and Human Services Secretary Azar suggest we might be able to expect better elder care from the government.


The CW sets return dates for Jane the Virgin, iZombie, The 100, and more  GEEKSPIN

The CW has released its spring schedule, including the premiere dates for the final seasons of Jane the Virgin and iZombie. The fifth and last season of.


Explaining 'Manual Keigo,' the Code of Japan's Clerks  CityLab

Throughout Japan, store clerks and other *service* industry workers are trained to use the elaborate honorific speech called “manual keigo.” But change is ...


How can I speak to medical professionals on my mother's behalf? - Elder Law Legal Blogs Posted by William R. Pelger  Lawyers.com Blog

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US hospitals ignore improving elder care. That's a mistake  STAT

Sick children deserve optimal medical care. So why were my colleagues and I saddened by a California midterm ballot initiative aimed at doing just that?


Mainers looking to declutter like Kondo should donate, not toss, unwanted items  Bangor Daily News

The decluttering craze has hit Maine full on thanks to a new Netflix series. Organizations that rely on donated items say it could not have come at a better time.


SG well-prepared for the “silver tsunami” – thousands of retired elderly looking for jobs and wanting to remain employed  The Independent

A lot of seniors in Singapore are working into their 80s and 90s in an attempt to stay mentally and physically active, and for most, to escape financial hardships.


5 Investigates: Home health aide accused of elder abuse not licensed in Mass.  WCVB Boston

A home health aide arrested on suspicion of abusing a patient was arraigned Friday in Peabody. Sophonie Fidele, 27, was charged with assault and battery on ...


Binghamton University to use $30M in state funding to complete nursing school building  The Central New York Business Journal

JOHNSON CITY, N.Y. — Binghamton University will use a $30 million Upstate Revitalization Initiative (URI) grant to finalize the nursing school building and ...


Marshaling All Your Resources for Retirement  Motley Fool

In this episode of the Motley Fool Answers podcast, host Robert Brokamp interviews Larry Swedroe, co-author of "Your Complete Guide to a Successful ...


How Is AI Revolutionizing Elderly Care  Forbes

There is an unprecedented growth in the percentage of aging population throughout the world, particularly in growing economies such as Europe, Japan, and ...


State must ensure greater equality between men and women  The Irish Times

Ideals of 1919 Dáil require greater sharing of domestic and people care duties by men.


Opinion: We are not prepared for elderly care  Newsday

Millions of Americans care for beloved relatives who are running out of money.


Minnesota lawmakers, families of abuse victims renew push for elder care reform  Star Tribune

Just weeks before the Legislature convenes, lawmakers and consumer groups are already gearing up for a major push to reform state laws aimed at protecting ...


'The Elder Scrolls Online: Elsweyr' Offers Necromancers, Dragons, and a Massive Threat to the Khajiit  Comicbook.com

Earlier today, we got our first look at what's next in The Elder Scrolls Online including dragons, more on a beloved race, and the inclusion of the brand new ...


Elder-care researchers: Critics using invalid arguments to oppose statewide Question 1  Press Herald

Everybody knows that the population of older adults is set to explode as the baby boomers age. Everybody knows that overwhelmingly, the elderly want to ...


Unpaid family caretakers are the backbone of elder care in Texas and they could use a break  Dallas News

Caregiving affects us all in deeply personal ways. In the words of former First Lady Rosalynn Carter: There are only four kinds of people in the...


3 Charged for Operating ‘Deplorable’ Elder Care Facilities  NBC 7 San Diego

The city is cracking down on illegal elder care facilities where seniors live in "deplorable conditions," like a home in City Heights riddled with cockroaches and ...


Elder Care Services offers free fresh produce for seniors  Tallahassee.com

Eligible clients who make an appointment will receive an “office file box sized” box filled with an assortment of local organic fall season produce.


Holiday Elder Care Questions for Clients and Their Loved Ones  WealthManagement.com

Are your parents still living on their own? Where do you live in relation to your parents? Have you noticed your loved ones needing help with daily activities?


The Benefits of Offering Backup Elder Care to Employees  Workforce Management

Employees who provide elder care are more likely to be less productive, take more time off and arrive to work late, studies show.


NJ ranked among worst for elder care abuse protections  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

New Jersey has one of the worst elder abuse protections in the country, according to Wallethub.


Hartford business development center to focus on elder care, smart buildings - Hartford Courant  Hartford Courant

Upward, Hartford's downtown business development center, is turning its attention to spurring startup companies and innovation in the fast-growing fields of ...


From Hospital to Home: Elder Care Investments by 2020  HealthLeaders Media

By 2020, healthcare organizations plan to invest most in home health and palliative care to prepare for growth of the senior population. Candid Conversations ...


Elder Care celebrates two decades of Oktoberfest  Tallahassee.com

The festivities return to the Pavilion at the Centre of Tallahassee, on Friday, Sept. 28, at 5:30 p.m. for VIP ticket holders and at 6:30 p.m. for general admission.


Elder care worker arrested for exploiting 90-year-old tenants  WKBW-TV

An elder care worker in the city of Buffalo has been indicted on financial exploitation charges.


INTERVIEW: Saadia Zahidi — A woman's voice amid the macho power players at Davos  Arab News

DAVOS: The annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF), which kicks off tomorrow in the Swiss resort of Davos, is predominantly a late-middle-aged ...


ELDER: Why no Trump-like scrutiny on Obamacare, 'stimulus' or the Iraq bug-out?  Toronto Sun

The media's “President Donald Trump is a congenital liar” narrative reeks of rampant hypocrisy to those who repeatedly complained while the same media gave ...


Elder Care Town Hall replay: What you need to know as parents age  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

Eric Scott led a conversation about one of the most difficult and complex transitions many adults ever face — the time when they take on responsibility for caring ...


A Radical Solution to the Impossible Cost of Caring for the Elderly  Mother Jones

Roland Bourque was 30 years into a career with the Public Works Department in suburban Biddeford, Maine, when his symptoms became too obvious to ignore.


Community calendar  Fairfield City Champion

Entries for this diary from community groups and non-profit organisations should reach us nine days before anticipated publication. Due to limited space there's ...


B.C. chief says First Nations didn't give up rights for pipeline to be built  The Province

Chief Na'Moks said the rights of the hereditary chiefs to the land have never been extinguished.


Owners of elder care home charged with abuse after five hospitalized  KGUN

City code enforcement officials shut down an elder care facility Wednesday after temperatures inside reached 103 degrees and five victims were hospitalized.





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