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2014-01-16 08:27:10

Nationally recognized neuropsychologist provides tips on building brain reserves MENTOR, Ohio, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to recent studies, more than 35 million people worldwide will have dementia within the year. Currently there are more than 15 million family caregivers attending to a loved one with Alzheimer's or dementia - a number that will grow significantly as the Baby Boomers retire. On Wednesday, Jan. 29, at 6:30 p.m., Emeritus at Newell Creek, a senior...

2009-10-01 07:05:00

Program Addresses Growing Public Health Problem of Too Few Doctors to Care for a Rising Aging Population NEW YORK, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Federation for Aging Research announces that it has been awarded a $200,000 grant from MetLife Foundation for its Medical Student Training in Aging Research (MSTAR) program. The funding will provide 50 medical students with the opportunity to participate in an eight- to twelve-week research, educational, and clinical mentorship...

2008-07-14 03:00:36

By Paul Nussbaum, The Philadelphia Inquirer Jul. 14--Many of the nation's governors, dealing with crumbling schools, roads, bridges and water systems, would like economic stimulus checks of their own. Gathered in Philadelphia for a conference of the National Governors Association, state leaders suggested that a federal infusion of cash -- similar to the $150 billion program of rebates to individual taxpayers -- could create jobs and rebuild vital underpinnings of state economies. "We...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.