Latest Ohio Department of Aging Stories

2012-07-19 23:01:20

Federal guidelines on salt, especially for the elderly, may actually be harmful, according to the Salt Institute. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) July 19, 2012

2008-12-22 15:29:00

Results More Useful than Federal Ratings, Says OHCA LEWIS CENTER, Ohio, Dec. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ohio's skilled nursing facilities scored, on average, 88.23 on a 100-point scale in family satisfaction, according to data released today by the Ohio Department of Aging (ODA).

2008-09-02 09:00:07

By Jeanine Kendle The Ohio Department of Aging issued a call for nominations for its Elder Caregiving Award. The honor recognizes outstanding individuals of any age who sacrifice their time and independence to provide much-needed care to an aging or disabled loved one.

2008-07-25 21:00:33

By Jeanine Kendle An AARP study proves what we have long known -- older Ohioans overwhelmingly want to "age in place" in their own homes.

2008-07-15 12:01:01

By Vindicator, Youngstown, Ohio Jul. 13--BOARDMAN -- A forum targeting long-term-care planning for Ohioans will be conducted from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday in the multipurpose room in the Community Center at Boardman Park.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.