Yale News | April 24, 2017 “A Yale-led study finds that while many family caregivers assist older adults with serious health problems like dementia and disability, the majority aid adults without those issues. Caregivers are also helping with a much...
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Apr 12, 2017 / Daryl Chen Essential, data-derived advice for leading a happy, healthy life, shared by researcher and psychiatrist Robert Waldinger. Have you ever wished you could fast-forward your life so you could see if the decisions you’re making...
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Glen Campbell has shared the title track off his forthcoming final studio album, Adios, delivering a poignant goodbye to his fans. The 81-year-old country icon is in the final stages of Alzheimer’s disease and this new set is a gift...
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Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative | April 2017 “When patients and families are partners in planning and making decisions about their care, health outcomes are better, patient experience and satisfaction improves, and often, costs are lower. Health care practices can adopt...
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The NY Times By VICTOR MATHER          APRIL 17, 2017 Fifty years ago, a runner officially entered as K.V. Switzer participated in the Boston Marathon. On Monday, she did it again at age 70. Kathrine Switzer’s marathon...
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http://www.huffingtonpost.com 04/20/2017 06:19 am ET | Updated 5 days ago In the United States, there are an estimated 1.4 million caregiving youth (children under the age of 18), and nearly 10 million Millennial caregivers (aged 18-34 years old). Of the...
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Systematically integrating informal caregivers into the discharge planning process for older adults reduces hospital readmissions by 25%, according to an analysis published this month by the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. The study did not include older adults who...
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Governor’s Strategic Action Plan Group on Aging Recently presented their findings to the Pitkin County Board of County Commissioners.  Find more information regarding Strategic Planning for Senior Services by viewing the video below.  ...
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The golden years are looking even brighter with news that Jimmy Buffett is planning to open a string of luxurious Margaritaville retirement home communities, the first in Daytona Beach, Florida. Retirees will be able to live in a paradise where...
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