Geriatrics
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Addressing the Phenomenon of “Pill Mill” Doctors

bertlouthian - July 23, 2015

While the country seems to be in a constant debate about what effects legalizing or decriminalizing marijuana may have on…

Aging Gracefully, Part 2: Slowing the Aging Process
Geriatrics
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Geriatrics
396 views

Aging Gracefully, Part 2: Slowing the Aging Process

StephenSchimpff - January 8, 2015

Can we slow the aging process?  The answer is a definite yes and it all has to do with our…

eHealth
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eCaring - October 5, 2014

Geriatrics
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Nursing Home Complaint Centers Fields Your Calls for Deaths Around Septic Shock

Anthony Cirillo - July 8, 2014

The Nursing Home Complaint Center believes that, based on the calls they receive from family members, needless deaths caused by…

Business
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Genworth Publishes LTC Cost Data

Anthony Cirillo - July 2, 2014

Genworth recently updated data about the cost of various services in the aging continuum of care. Overall, while the cost of…

Enhancing the “Coolness Factor” in Our Later Years
eHealth
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eHealth
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Enhancing the “Coolness Factor” in Our Later Years

Caroline Popper - June 24, 2014

Biomedical advances over the last century have advanced our life spans to degrees that would seem miraculous to a late…

Geriatrics
277 views

Providers Hesitant to Discuss End-of-Life Care with Some Patients

Liz Seegert - June 11, 2014

Who should discuss end of life care with patients, and when? Who should discuss end of life care with patients,…

Geriatrics
289 views

America’s Aging Eyes

Liz Seegert - May 15, 2014

  Excerpted from my post at Covering Health, the blog of Association of Health Care Journalists. Sitting in the waiting…

Geriatrics
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Aging Brains Slower Due to More Knowledge and Experience, Not Cognitive Decline

Susan Scutti - January 27, 2014

When aging is conceived of as ongoing cognitive decline, many older adults contemplate an increasing lifespan with anxiety instead of…

Geriatrics
359 views

Aging in the Empire State: A Look at New York City’s Senior Population

eCaring - November 7, 2013

New York may be the city that never sleeps and the nation’s economic business center, but it’s also home to…