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2011-09-27 13:10:40

America's experts on aging are headed for meetings with their senators and representatives to underscore the needs of the country's senior population, spurred by the first-ever Take Action Week organized by The Gerontological Society of America – the nation's largest interdisciplinary organization devoted to the field of aging. During the September 26 congressional district work period, these advocates will urge their elected leaders to secure funding for aging research and...

2011-08-22 07:00:00

Andy Berger, President, announced the official online launch of their newly designed website, SeniorWellnessSpecialists.com. With the company's home office in Boca Raton, Florida, SeniorWellnessSpecialists.com serves "boomerized" clients in the Florida market. The company offers baby boomers and their aging parents the opportunity to enjoy their independence and wellness in a safe, comfortable, stylish and accessible environment right in their own home. Boca Raton, Florida (PRWEB) August 22,...

2011-07-25 05:00:00

SAN DIEGO, July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ashford University has recently introduced several new online healthcare degrees to position its students to compete for high-demand healthcare jobs created by the aging population. The degrees are Bachelor of Arts in Complementary and Alternative Health, Bachelor of Arts in Health Informatics, Bachelor of Arts in Health and Wellness, and Bachelor of Arts in Gerontology. "Aging Baby Boomers are going to cause a demographic earthquake that...

2011-07-11 00:00:29

SeniorChecked's Network of Trusted Local Businesses to Distribute BeClose Monitoring Systems McLean, VA and Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) July 09, 2011 BeClose (http://www.beclose.com), the leading provider of real-time home monitoring systems, and SeniorChecked (http://www.seniorchecked.com), a national directory of screened and certified local service providers, today announced a partnership to co-market and distribute their complementary products. The two companies share a common mission:...

2011-07-08 11:10:00

ARLINGTON, Va., July 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- BNA Books, a division of specialized news and information publisher BNA, announced today the publication of the 2011 Cumulative Supplement to Age Discrimination in Employment Law. This comprehensive treatise and its supplement are published by BNA Books, a division of BNA, in cooperation with the American Bar Association (ABA) Section of Labor and Employment Law. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090105/56509LOGO)...

2011-06-09 00:00:30

Founder of Aging in Technology Watch to Offer Insights into the Role Technology Plays in Enabling Seniors to Age at Home Reston, VA (PRWEB) June 07, 2011 Harmony Information Systems, Inc. (Harmony), the leader in integrated health and human services management, announced today that Laurie Orlov, the founder of Aging in Place Technology Watch, will keynote the 2011 Harmony Users Conference on Wednesday, August 24, 2011. T he Harmony Users Conference is the industry's leading technology...

2011-05-23 07:30:00

SALT LAKE CITY, May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ActiveCare, Inc. (ACAR.OB) a leader in senior care technology, today announced the release of "Aging in Place: The Current and Future opportunities of the Electronics Based Home Healthcare Market," a newly completed market report, published by Incucomm Inc., an independent research firm. ActiveCare's technologies and services assist seniors no matter where they may be, allowing seniors to live an independent yet safe lifestyle with their...

2010-12-22 00:01:31

"It's time to rebrand aging from "Ëœburden' to "Ëœopportunity,'" declares Colin Milner, a leading expert in active-aging Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) December 21, 2010 As the 78 million Boomers start turning 65 in 2011, conventional ideas of what it means to be 65 are increasingly untrue. It once was thought that a 65-yearold was a burden on the health care system and society. Today, many 65-year-olds are contributing to the success of society and enjoying good health. What's...

2010-12-13 00:00:40

AtGuardianAngel, Inc. (AGA) announced today that it has formally launched its Digital Media division. AGA Digital Media is focused on becoming the leading source of online information for Aging in Place, described as elderly persons remaining in their own homes for as long as possible, with assistance. Austin, TX (PRWEB) December 11, 2010 AtGuardianAngel, Inc. (AGA) announced today that it has formally launched its Digital Media division. AGA Digital Media is focused on becoming the...


Word of the Day
penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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