Latest Ageism Stories

2012-06-26 13:54:42

Concerns about safety, and ageism, are needlessly denying elderly care home residents what is often one of their few remaining pleasures - the right to consensual sex - say specialists in the Journal of Medical Ethics.

2012-06-11 23:01:59

65th World Health Assembly cites noncommunicable diseases and aging among “biggest challenges and opportunities facing public health today” Vancouver, BC

2012-06-06 23:01:06

Today’s seniors and those of tomorrow want to live in their own homes as long as possible.

2012-04-11 23:00:03

Safeway Safety Step suggests multiple savings options and funding resources available to help seniors and caregivers improve bathroom safety and accessibility Cincinnati,

2012-04-10 23:02:46

Colin Milner to present programs and strategies to help boost the impact of active aging in the EU over the next decade Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) April 09, 2012

2012-03-12 07:00:00

Unlike more typical surveys, 71 percent of the Linkage Technology Survey Responders were older than age 75.

2012-03-08 00:39:23

Children of recent immigrants are more likely to make sick visits to the doctor if their mothers see themselves as targets of ethnic or language-based discrimination, researchers at New York University report in a new study.

2012-01-30 19:15:00

Bill Supports Essential Programs for Growing Baby Boomer Population: Housing, Health Care, Food, Transportation, Job Training, Legal Services Washington, D.C.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.