Home Health
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Hoarding Worse As You Grow Older – Depression not OCD Partly to Blame

Anthony Cirillo - May 25, 2011

A Kaiser Health News article reports that according to several studies presented at the annual conference of the Am A…

Home Health
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Thyroid Drugs May Increase Risk for Fractures

Anthony Cirillo - May 24, 2011

According to a Health Day News article, seniors may be at increased risk for fractures because they take "excessiv According…

Home Health
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Can Home Health Care Reduce Cost?

JasonShafrin - May 20, 2011

At one point, the answer may have been yes.  But today… At one point, the answer may have been yes.…

Home Health
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New Alzheimer’s Care Site Promotes Community

Anthony Cirillo - May 12, 2011

The Alzheimer's Foundation of America (AFA) unveiled an interactive "community o The Alzheimer's Foundation of America (AFA) unveiled an interactive…

Home Health
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Do You Know What’s in Your Pain Pill?

JohnCGoodman - May 11, 2011

People take billions of doses of over-the-counter pain relievers like Tylenol every year, but many do not pay attention to…

Home Health
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Most Caregiving is Unpaid Labor

JohnCGoodman - May 9, 2011

The largest caregiver group in the workforce — 65 million Americans… provide unpaid care for a chronically ill, disabled or…

Home Health
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Exclusive All-Video Caregiving Site

Anthony Cirillo - April 28, 2011

A website from Terra Nova Films, Video Caregiving, is dedicated to "streaming" visual educational material to family caregivers. It has…

Home Health
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Cash and Counselling

JasonShafrin - April 28, 2011

Many economists claim that insurance that gives  sick people cash to pay for their medical treatments is more efficient than…

Home Health
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Seniors Who Engage in Shopping Every Day Stay Healthier Longer

Anthony Cirillo - April 27, 2011

My father-in-law will not be happy with this report.In a study recently published in the Journal of Epidemiology and Community…

Don’t Regulate DTC Genetic Testing
Diagnostics
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Diagnostics
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Don’t Regulate DTC Genetic Testing

GlennLaffel - April 27, 2011

Today, consumers can purchase dozens of medical tests without a prescription; tests that tell them whether they are pregnant, have…