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2014-09-18 08:30:50

Center supports research focused on effects of aging, creates groundwork for drugs that can postpone disease and extend lifespan ANN ARBOR, Mich., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A $3 million grant from The Glenn Foundation for Medical Research will allow the University of Michigan to establish a national center of excellence in biogerontology research. The Glenn Center for Aging Research at U-M will focus on exploiting and expanding the growing evidence that drugs can...

2014-09-16 23:16:57

1Heart Caregiver Services Training Director Randolph Neil conducted in-service training for most staff of Regency Park Oak Knoll during the assisted living national week, in collaboration with their Executive Director Gladys Broxton. This continuing professional education program is both the advocacy and initiative of 1Heart Shirley Billedo and Regency Park officers of the community, Wellness Director Ana Artiga, Marketing Director Jeanine Hernandez and Activities Coordinator Alfonso...

2014-09-10 23:02:19

Prestigious Life Care For Seniors, LLC attracted many new clients this August, even as it continued to exceed expectations for existing ones. The company helps ease the burden on seniors and their families by providing individualized care and attention to each and every client. (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Prestigious Life Care for Seniors, LLC, a leading senior care consulting company specializing in senior living and elderly care, attracted more than 10 new clients this August while...

2014-09-09 23:11:43

It's never too late to experience new adventures, whether they are big or small. Older adults at United Church Homes and Services communities will free their adventurous spirits during Active Aging Week. http://www.uchas.org Newton, North Carolina (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 It's never too late to experience new adventures, whether they are big or small. An adventure can mean a physical trip, or a destination of the heart and mind. Older adults living at United Church Homes and...

2014-09-09 23:10:41

There is nothing like The Springs anywhere for many miles. The community provides memory support assisted living, which opened in July, and skilled nursing (the health center), slated to open this Fall. Naperville, IL (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 Maggie Trucano loves giving tours of The Springs at Monarch Landing in Naperville. As community relations manager of the brand new continuing care connected to Monarch Landing’s independent living community, Trucano tells everyone there is...

2014-09-05 23:00:20

The three-part educational series for family caregivers will cover the progression of dementia, practical ways to maintain connection and engagement associated with dementia and community resources to help loved ones with dementia. Castle Rock, CO (PRWEB) September 05, 2014 Home Care Assistance of Douglas County, a leading provider of in-home care for seniors, is dedicated to partnering with other community members in an effort to increase awareness around longevity and aging. In line...

2014-09-04 23:02:31

Home Care Assistance of Indianapolis is recognized as one of the top home care agencies in the country based on employee satisfaction. Carmel, Indiana (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 Home Care Assistance of Indianapolis, a leading provider of in-home care for seniors, is honored to be recognized as a 2014 Best of Home Care Employer of Choice. This prestigious award is given to home care providers who rank in the top 50th percentile in one or more employee satisfaction categories, based on...

2014-09-04 23:01:51

With its mission to Change the Way the World Ages, Home Care Assistance of Annapolis helps seniors live well at home through innovative approaches to senior care. One such approach is their proprietary Balanced Care Method™ that focuses on a holistic approach to senior care – prioritizing health of mind, body and spirit and emphasizing scientifically studied lifestyle behaviors of the longest living people on Earth. Annapolis, MD (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 Home Care Assistance of...

2014-09-04 23:00:52

Jason Hope's sizable donation to anti-aging research was recently written up in an August 18 Digital Journal article. SCOTTSDALE, AZ (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 Jason Hope, entrepreneur, philanthropist and investor with a passion for technology, has indicated his support of anti-aging research also supported by tech leaders Larry Page, Sergey Brin and Peter Thiel. In 2010 Hope has pledged a $500,000 donation to a leading organization battling to find a cure for aging and all of the...

2014-08-31 23:01:42

Sesen Elder Care announced today that it will offer a 24x7 companionship and supervision service catered to older adults with Alzheimer's and dementia, and designed to reduce the in-home cost of care for these adults by as much as 50%. This unique offering is enabled by the latest virtual companion technology and remote caregiver service from GeriJoy. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 GeriJoy was founded by MIT researchers to improve quality of life for seniors and caregivers...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'