Blues Icon Highlights Meeting’s “New Lens” on Black Aging Research
 

Blues Icon Highlights Meeting’s “New Lens” on Black Aging Research

Florida Courier/New America Media , News Report, Penny Dickerson, Posted: Dec 06, 2016

Scholars highlighted issues for black elders--including a focus on older blues musicians like icon Little Freddie King--at a national gerontology conference.

 

The Oakland Hotel Village’s Remedy for Chinese Elders’ Epidemic of Loneliness

 

California Health Report , News Report, Matt Perry, Posted: Dec 05, 2016

The Hotel Oakland Village is making history in the historic California location with a program end isolation of Chinese elders.

 

Cure Sought for the Soaring Cost of Insulin

 

North Star News, News Report, Fred H. Lowe, Posted: Dec 04, 2016

U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders and Congressman Elijah Cummings have asked the U.S. Justice Department to investigate the rise in the price of insulin to treat diabetes.

 

Aging Boomers to Depend on a Little Help From Their Friends, Extended Kin

 

Deseret News/New America Media, News Report, Lois Collins, Posted: Dec 01, 2016

Family forms an "invisible" eldercare workforce, but changes like more senior divorce and smaller families mean a bigger role for friends and extended kin.

 

Aging in Trump's America is Something to Fear, Health-Care Experts Warn

 

Ottawa Citizen/New America Media, News Report, Elizabeth Payne, Posted: Nov 28, 2016

Being old in America could get a lot more difficult under a Donald Trump presidency, experts warned at major conference on aging.

 

Experts Say Depression Rates Among Latinos Likely to Rise Under Trump

 

La Opinion, News Report, Francisco Castro, Posted: Nov 23, 2016

Speaking at a conference on aging in New Orleans, researchers described an air of uncertainty that could lead to increases in depression among Latinos.

Health Care Should Not be Political

 

Hartford Guardian, Commentary, Judy Tabar, Contributor, Posted: Nov 14, 2016

Planned Parenthood has been here for 100 years, and one thing is clear: we will never back down and we will never stop fighting to ensure that Planned Parenthood patients have access to the health care they need.

 

“BEHIND CLOSED DOORS: Protections Fall Short for In-Home Senior Care ”

 

Jefferson Public Radio, News Feature, Jennifer Margulis , Posted: Nov 14, 2016

The screening of in-home caregivers from franchisee businesses is Inadequate.

 

“BEHIND CLOSED DOORS: Stopping Elder Abuse in In-Home Care”

 

Jefferson Public Radio, News Feature, Jennifer Margulis , Posted: Nov 13, 2016

The screening of in-home caregivers from franchisee businesses is Inadequate.

 

California Faces Major Reversal if Trump, Congress Scrap Health Law

 

California Healthline, News Report, Chad Terhune, Posted: Nov 10, 2016

California has a lot to lose if President-elect Donald Trump and the Republican-led Congress fulfill their campaign pledge to repeal Obamacare.

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