Latest Demographics Stories

2013-07-09 15:25:20

Demographic change is predicted to increase emergency hospital admissions and length of emergency visits As the population gets older, and the baby boomers begin to enter their 60's and 70's, one might assume that the number of trips to the emergency department will also increase. This is contradicted by new research from Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH), which shows that population aging will not cause the number of emergency department (ED) visits to increase between now and 2050....

2013-07-03 23:18:43

For those "sandwiched" between two generations, aging parents and young children, the burden can be overwhelming. Mom's Meals offers tips on keeping one's sanity during often insane times. Des Moines, IA (PRWEB) July 03, 2013 Ready or not, July is National Sandwich Generation Month, the month dedicated to those who care for both aging parents and their own children, all at the same time. Call it the sandwich generation, or call it an "octopus-like life," but...

2013-06-18 23:19:29

Lennar Home Builders announces Next Gen multi-generational homes are up and available in more states, following the Pew Research Center report that approximately 51 million Americans live in a home with at least two adult generations. Home Destination, a Minneapolis professional Realtor with RE/MAX Results, comments on the growing trend and how families are finding that multi-generational housing is good for relationships. Minneapolis, Minnesota (PRWEB) June 18, 2013 Lennar Homes, a...

2013-06-18 23:01:25

In a new report set for distribution later this summer, Impact Martin Sheen audiences will see what the tourism industry is doing to cater to this emerging demographic in the marketplace. Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) June 18, 2013 The producers of Impact with Martin Sheen for PBS member stations are pleased to announce the upcoming distribution of a new report exploring exciting travel options for retiring Baby Boomers. Impact Martin Sheen is an independently produced television series airing in...

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  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
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