Latest Demographics Stories

Proteins Blocked In Diabetes Treatments Connected To Lower Incidence Of Cancer In Patients
2013-08-20 09:05:47

Rice University Two proteins have been identified as prime suspects in the proliferation of breast cancer in a study by an international consortium of researchers from Rice University, the University of North Texas, Denton (UNT); the University of California, San Diego (UCSD); and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. The research, which appears this week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences' Online Early Edition, may offer a path to therapies that could slow or stop...

2013-08-16 23:01:50

The increase in B2B purchasing power by Millennials isn't just coming, it’s here – and your competition knows it, says Dave Currie, CMO of The List. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) August 16, 2013 Dave Currie, CMO of The List will be addressing the topic of the shift in buying power from boomers to millennials at the upcoming Marketing + Millennials conference in Kansas City, September 25-26 - Share.Like.Buy. "Ignoring the shift in the buying power of Millennials in the media and...

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...

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