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2014-06-06 23:06:46

Home Care Assistance – Toronto/York Region (HomeCareAssistance-Toronto.com), the leading provider of non-medical, in-home senior care in the Greater Toronto Area, is responding to a recent study that claims centenarians (those who live to age 100) are more likely to live longer while receiving home care and that centenarians are opting to live out their final days in their home rather than in a hospital or medical facility. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) June 06, 2014 Home Care Assistance –...

2014-06-05 20:22:51

More than 70 Experts Deliver Findings in mTor, Circadian Rhythm, Animal Aging and FAT10 SAN ANTONIO, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The 43(rd) Annual Meeting of the American Aging Association (AGE) held May 30-June 2, 2014, in San Antonio, Texas, featured the latest scholarship in the field of aging research from more than 70 leading experts. "The talks at this year's meeting were of exceptionally high quality with new exciting insights on the role of gut fauna in healthy aging,...

2014-06-04 23:07:55

Living Well Assisted Living at Home will be presenting its model to keep seniors safe and connected at home at the California Pacific Medical Center in June. Tiburon, CA (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 President and CEO of Living Well Assisted Living at Home, Dr. Doris Bersing, will be presenting at the California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco her revolutionary high tech – high touch model in eldercare to keep seniors safe and connected. The presentation titled, “Keeping Seniors Safe...

2014-05-31 23:08:21

Ask-Carol! Senior Living Guidance, with headquarters in Tinton Falls, NJ, announced today award of its first franchise in the state of Virginia to Susan and Michael Kofler, principals of SMK Senior Living Advisors LLC of Alexandria. Tinton Falls, NJ (PRWEB) May 31, 2014 Ask-Carol! Senior Living Guidance, with headquarters in Tinton Falls, NJ, announced today award of its first franchise in the state of Virginia to Susan and Michael Kofler, principals of SMK Senior Living Advisors LLC of...

2014-05-30 23:13:26

Leading Southern California mediators in elder care issues provide families with a guide to exploring options for caring for an aging loved one, with a section on how to have a successful family conversation about sensitive or delicate family issues. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Elder care mediator Cynthia Saffir - along with fellow mediator, Marci Barrett - has written a user-friendly family guide that will be available June 1st for download from the firm’s website,...

2014-05-30 23:08:23

Methuselah Foundation is honoring Dr. Huber Warner at the 43rd Annual Meeting of the American Aging Association for his founding of the National Institute on Aging's Intervention Testing Program, a “multi-institutional study investigating treatments with the potential to extend lifespan and delay disease and dysfunction in mice.” San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Methuselah Foundation, a medical charity focused on advancing the field of regenerative medicine to extend healthy...

2014-05-29 23:12:02

Home Care Assistance – Greater Toronto (http://www.GreaterTorontoHomeCare.ca), the area’s leading provider of non-medical, in-home senior care, is releasing its advice on the best and safest practices for rehabilitating after experiencing a heart attack, congestive heart failure, or one of many other cardiovascular conditions. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 Home Care Assistance – Greater Toronto (http://www.GreaterTorontoHomeCare.ca), the area’s leading provider of...

2014-05-29 23:01:57

1Heart Caregiver Services CEO, Belina Tagarao, announces the ribbon cutting ceremony of its new office and the launch of its business expansion to different states all over USA. The ribbon cutting ceremony will be held on the 13th of June this year and will be hosted by the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce with invited guests of honor: California State Senator Holly Mitchell, Mayor Eric Garcetti, Consul General Leo Herrera-Lim, Franchise Consultant Tom DuFore from Chicago and Assembly...

2014-05-28 23:02:19

The annual event will be held on Saturday, May 31st, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm in the Mile High Ballroom at the Colorado Convention Center. Denver, CO (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 Home Care Assistance, North America’s leading provider of in-home care for seniors, will be sharing valuable information about health and longevity at this year’s Salute to Seniors Convention, the largest senior-focused event in Colorado. In its 25th year, the event will be held on Saturday, May 31st, from 9:00 am to...

2014-05-28 08:32:46

Home Instead Senior Care Offers Free Resources, Tips for Easy Fixes to Reduce Accidents and Make Homes Safer for Seniors OMAHA, Neb., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly 20 million seniors aged 65 and older visit the emergency room each year with almost a third of the visits related to injuries*, many of which are sustained in the place seniors are meant to feel the safest: their home. In fact, 65 percent of senior households have at least one potential safety issue, according to...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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