Science Daily | April 24, 2017 “Caring for a husband or wife with cancer significantly diminishes the family income, according to researchers from the University of Georgia Terry College of Business, who tracked change sin employment and income among working-age...
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MAY 9, 2017 By: Richard Eisenberg5 It’s no secret that Americans are living longer and working longer or that both trends are likely to continue. People over 65 made up 13% of the U.S. population in 2000; they’re expected to...
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A local agency gives free help to support your plans for aging at home May 5, 2017   By Denise Logeland One of the best supports for older adults and family caregivers might also be the least known. Here’s how...
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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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