Geriatrics
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Five Fields In Healthcare That Are Quickly Growing

Anita Ginsburg - May 17, 2016

The healthcare industry can be extremely lucrative, but it is tough for many students and professionals to decide which fields…

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
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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

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

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

America’s Aging Eyes
Geriatrics
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Geriatrics
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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 room of…

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