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2014-04-11 23:02:38

Home Care Assistance invites caregivers, clients and community members to participate in “The Walk to Okinawa,” a simulated trek from Scottsdale, Arizona to Okinawa, Japan. Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) April 11, 2014 Home Care Assistance, North America’s leading provider of in-home care for seniors, invites members of the Scottsdale Area and East Valley communities to register for the “Walk to Okinawa.” Registrants will receive a free pedometer to track their steps each day as the...

2014-04-09 23:04:48

Cialdini will play an integral role in client care for the rapidly growing senior care company, Home Care Assistance. Whitefish Bay, WI (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 Home Care Assistance of Wisconsin, a leading provider of in-home care for seniors, is proud to welcome Jenni Cialdini as the office’s new Client Care Manager. Jenni will play an integral role in ensuring quality in-home assistance is provided to the company’s clients throughout the Metro Milwaukee area. Jenni joins Home Care...

2014-04-09 12:30:58

How's your mom doing? Don't worry, we'll let you know! DALLAS, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rhonda Harper thought she was done working. After 25 years in corporate marketing and strategy working in the executive ranks for the likes of Walmart, USP, VF Corporation, Ketchum, and Nabisco, she had every right to decide to kick back, travel, amp up her photography hobby, and garden. But that was not to be. Harper took over responsibility of her aging father in mid-2013 after the death...

2014-04-07 12:34:36

WASHINGTON, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In the next two decades, an aging population, fewer family caregivers, increasingly limited personal financial resources, and growing strains on federal, state, and family budgets will create an unsustainable demand for long-term care. Over the past 20 years, policymakers have debated different solutions, but have failed to reach consensus on a sustainable means of financing and delivering long-term services and supports. Failure to find...

2014-04-07 12:33:32

Dream big: 97-year-old Thurman Haynes proves age doesn't matter when it comes to helping others OMAHA, Neb., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thurman Haynes, a 97-year-old volunteer from Jamestown, N.C., has been named the national winner of the Salute to Senior Service(®) contest, sponsored by Home Instead, Inc., franchisor of the Home Instead Senior Care(®) network. He was selected from thousands of nominees and 50 state-level winners. Haynes is recognized by this prestigious...

2014-04-07 04:21:19

DUBLIN, April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/l5pgh4/china_aged_care) has announced the addition of the "China Aged Care Industry Report - Forecast to 2016" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/l5pgh4/china_aged_care ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Currently, China has entered the accelerated aging period. China's population aged 65 and above...

2014-04-05 23:02:53

Top Home Care Franchise Organization endorses Institute for Professional Care Education as a preferred vendor for caregiver training and continuing education. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) April 05, 2014 Home Instead, Inc. (“Home Instead”), the largest in-home non-medical care franchisor in the US, has endorsed the Institute for Professional Care Education (IPCed) as a preferred vendor for online CAREGiver training in a new initiative to make state compliance training opportunities...

2014-04-04 23:34:45

First Survey for New Community Nets Top Rating Fishers, Ind. (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 Allisonville Meadows Assisted Living was found to have no deficiencies during an inspection by the Indiana State Board of Health. Opened by American Senior Communities on Aug. 1, 2013 at 10410 Allisonville Road in Fishers, this was the licensed residential community’s initial survey. The ISDH inspects licensed facilities to assess compliance with state standards of care, such as adequacy of staffing,...

2014-04-02 23:01:22

Life after adulthood is celebrated and enjoyed by those living in Windsor Healthcare Communities in New Jersey. Today the progressive nonprofit, Eden Alternative, with its enlightened approach to caring for the elderly, announces that two more Windsor Healthcare homes -- Llanfair House Care & Rehabilitation Center in Wayne and Windsor Gardens Care Center in East Orange -- have been accepted into the Eden Registry. Newark, NJ (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 Dr. Bill Thomas, co-founder of the...

2014-04-02 12:31:51

Integrated Technologies Provide a Meaningful Way to Monitor Activity and Behavioral Trends, and Provides Objective Data to Enhance Care Coordination and Communication For Seniors CHICAGO, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Caremerge, LLC, a revolutionary communication and care coordination platform for senior care industry, announced today a new partnership with Care Technology Systems, a Nashville-based company that uses monitoring technology integrated into a senior's daily life through...


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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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