New America Media, News Report, Posted: Feb 11, 2013
Clifford Roberson’s pain has persisted since a forklift accident in the 1980s. Now, Obamacare is bringing him treatment he couldn’t afford for years.
New America Media, News Feature, Posted: Feb 08, 2013
Obamacare bars insurers from denying coverage to those with pre-existing conditions, but not until Jan. 1, 2014. Meanwhile, a program is helping thousands get help.
Sarasota Herald-Tribune/New America Media, News Report, Posted: Feb 07, 2013
Taking car keys from seniors can lead to their isolation, depression, even malnutrition. But new programs are showing man can learn to drive safely.
New America Media/Richmond Pulse, Profile, Posted: Feb 05, 2013
Betty Reid-Soskin, 91, is the oldest National Park Ranger. She brings black history to life, from her mother’s slavery to the election of a black president.
WHYY/New America Media, News Feature, Posted: Feb 01, 2013
Survivors with HIV over 50 in Philadelphia are teaching doctors how to keep them independent as ailments of aging interact with their condition.
New America Media, Video, Posted: Jan 27, 2013
All but a handful of California’s 58 counties opted to launch similar "bridge" programs so enrollees can easily transition to the expanded Medi-Cal program next January, under the health care reform law.
Mundo Hispánico, News Feature, Posted: Jan 27, 2013
A daughter describes her battle against the disease stealing her mother’s memory -- and the regulations making it hard for her to get help.
Bay Area Reporter , News Feature, Posted: Jan 26, 2013
Research on LGBT seniors has remained in the closet until recently, but studies of aging boomers—including those of color—are increasing.
Bay Area Reporter , News Feature, Posted: Jan 23, 2013
A San Francisco group creates a safe place (over dinner) for midlife or older LGBT Asian/Pacific Islanders to discuss issues not interesting for younger gays.
Arab American News/New America Media , First Person, Posted: Jan 22, 2013
The elderly segment of the Arab American population is, like the entire community, in need of more resources, services and understanding.
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