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Kern's abandoned property ordinance: 'Lenders have stepped up to the plate'
Eyewitness News called the toll-free number, and reached a company employee who said she would connect us with a senior service specialist who could take down a report about a problem with a piece of property. The house on Wilson is fairly clean, but ...

Senior Care Centers of America Acquires ElderWatch Plus
TREVOSE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Senior Care Centers of America, the largest operator of adult day health service centers in the United States, announced the acquisition of the adult day health services center of ElderWatch Plus, Inc. The newly acquired ...

Elder Care: Traditional (original) Medicare versus Medicare Advantage Plans
When it is time to enroll in Medicare, it can be a challenge to determine if traditional Medicare or a Medicare Advantage plan will provide “the best” coverage for a particular individual. To review from last week's article, Traditional Medicare is ...

Amada Senior Care Expands to Greater Bethesda
Amada Senior Care, premier provider of non-medical in-home care and assisted living placement counseling, recently opened its newest office in Maryland – its Bethesda location. Amada franchise partner Steve Schultz came to the senior care industry with ...

Westchester Elder Law Attorneys Anthony Enea and Sara Meyers Shed Light on ...
Westchester Elder Law Attorneys Anthony Enea and Sara Meyers Shed Light on ...

Carroll Hospital to open ER suites for seniors
Carroll Hospital is putting the finishing touches on its new emergency department senior care suites — four private rooms where older patients will be afforded a more comfortable than usual hospital experience starting in November. The rooms will ...

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The choice to move into a senior living community is as individual as the person making the decision. There is no clear-cut, step-by-step template that tells people exactly when it is time to consider a senior living community; whether that be an ...

Local services for seniors on the rise
According to numbers provided by Chrystal Wallace, senior service project manager at Malheur Council on Aging, the agency served 388 meals to 10 clients in 1994-95. In 2011-12, Malheur Council on Aging delivered 7,618 meals to 76 clients, and in ...

At United Hebrew, a therapist changes career tracks in elder care
“I wanted to learn everybody's names — residents and staff,” said O'Brien, who has started a new job and a new role in elder care in a familiar place as executive director at Willow Towers, a 126-unit assisted living residence on the United Hebrew ...

Tufts Health Plan Medicare Preferred HMO and Senior Care Options Plans Earn 5 ...
Tufts Health Plan Medicare Preferred HMO and Senior Care Options Plans Earn 5 ...

Home Instead Senior Care celebrates 10 years
LEWISBURG — A recent survey said as many as 85 percent of persons over age 65 would choose to stay in their own homes in just about all cases as they get older. But as noted by Joe DeLauter, Home Instead Senior Care owner, people moving toward ...

Which jobs could a 100-year-old do?
Today's children could live to 120 and work until they're 100, it's been claimed. But which occupations might they take on? Imagine you went to a football stadium and the steward who showed you to your seat was 93 years old. Today, most people might ...

New Brunswick looks to Netherlands for senior care ideas
Health officials and care providers grappling with how to deal with an aging population were given a glimpse into the Dutch medical system Wednesday in Moncton. Keynote speaker Dr. Guus Bannenberg, the CEO of the Dutch healthcare foundation Tragel ...

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Compression Hosiery: Clearing Up The Confusion

The aches and pains associated with ageing are unfortunately, inevitable - whether these derive from a generic lack of wellbeing or are borne of a specific condition. There’s always a pill or potion we can take to alleviate pain, however there’s a certain pleasure in being able to relieve ourselves of this naturally, without resorting to synthetic means. To this end, compression... [Continue Reading]

6 Hobbies to Start after Retirement

Planning for retirement usually means laying out one’s finances and arranging a new place to live for many people. Though these are essential items to discuss before retiring, a lot of people forget about the other aspects of life that they need to decide. One of those aspects is figuring out what they will do with all of their new free time. It may be nice to have no plans or... [Continue Reading]

Seniors Need Not Neglect Health Care for Financial Reasons

When it comes to many senior citizens, they oftentimes find themselves worrying about finances. From being able to find affordable living to simple things like putting food on the table, the later years can definitely lead to some worrisome times. This is also true when it comes to healthcare and more specifically, finding and maintaining the right health insurance policy. While Medicare... [Continue Reading]

The Dos and Don’ts of Starting an Exercise Routine after 50

Fitness is a big part of maintaining an overall healthy body. Many people will try to maintain a fitness routine every day, but it can be difficult to keep up with when work or family obligations get in the way. Starting a new fitness routine can be difficult at any age. However, people over the age of 50 will have some special concerns to think about. Anyone can use these tips to make sure... [Continue Reading]

6 Tips for Getting Your Body Back after Pregnancy

The pregnancy journey is one that every woman will remember and treasure for the rest of her life. Having such a gift is irreplaceable and most women want to cherish those few months forever. However, after the baby comes, reality sets back in and women realize the toll that pregnancy took on their body. Getting back to normal can seem impossible for many women, and in some ways, a... [Continue Reading]

What makes a great personal trainer?

You’ve made the decision to get in shape and join a gym. Congratulations! That’s a great first step on the road to a healthier, happier you. Now that you’ve made the decision to get in shape, you have a decision to make: Do you try to go it alone, or do you hire a personal trainer? If you opt to hire a personal trainer, you’ll have to know what to look for in a good... [Continue Reading]

7 Tips for Maintaining a Healthy Lifestyle after 60

A healthy lifestyle is something people need to work at daily in order to maintain. After the age of 60, this becomes even more difficult for many people. Additionally, with so much new information it can be so difficult for people to know what is healthy and what isn’t. Even though it can be challenging at times, there are a lot of ways anyone past the age of 60 can maintain their... [Continue Reading]

3 Things to Look For in a New Dentist

In order to have great looking teeth, you will have to put in a lot of work. The only way you will be able to keep your luminous smile, you will need to find the right dental professional in your area. With all of the many options when it comes to dentists in any given area, finding the right one will take some time and effort. You need to make a list of what you are looking for in a dentist... [Continue Reading]

6 Tips for Moving Your Parents into a Nursing Home

Aging is a difficult subject for anyone to talk about. No one wants to grow older, and no one wants to see their loved ones grow older. This subject becomes even more difficult when people need to make the decision to move their parents into a nursing home. Everyone wants the best for their parents, and sometimes making such a big change can be difficult for them. However, there are some... [Continue Reading]

Understanding Massage Therapy Accessories

If you are in Canada are starting your own massage therapy company, you will want to ensure that you purchase all the products, accessories and equipment that will not only help you start your business, but high quality products that keep your customers coming back. The list of accessories you will need in your business include such things as acupuncture needles, moxibustion, cupping,... [Continue Reading]

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