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Online Reviews of Senior Housing Options, With Caveats

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SeniorAdvisor aims to provide consumer reviews of housing options for older Americans.
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Elderburbia: Aging with a Sense of Place in America - gekoo.co - Search, Find, Compare and Buy it Now

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Elderburbia: Aging with a Sense of Place in America in gekoo.co - Search, Find, Compare and Buy it Now - Deals and Offers Online - Discounts and Promotions
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Aging In Place Citizens Academy

February 18, 2015 Roughly 12000 Baby Boomers are hitting retirement age every day in the United States. With this “greying of America,” how do cities respond to the demands of an aging...
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Creating Your Own Retirement Community

Creating Your Own Retirement Community | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
Friends of all ages are moving into the same condo or apartment building, allowing people to create their own retirement community.
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Aging is not death. Stop conflating the two. - Washington Post

Aging is not death. Stop conflating the two. - Washington Post | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
Older Americans are living longer than ever. We need to give them more ways to contribute to society, not fewer.
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Be prepared to help aging parents with finances - The Detroit News

Be prepared to help aging parents with finances - The Detroit News | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
Parents aren’t likely to recognize their declining abilities, so knowing when and how to step in to help is important.
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Healthy aging made simple: Tips from a geriatrician - Detroit Free Press

Healthy aging made simple: Tips from a geriatrician - Detroit Free Press | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
You can improve your physical and mental health and enjoy life as you age, author says
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Feeding the Soul -- Elders of the Earth - Huffington Post

Feeding the Soul -- Elders of the Earth - Huffington Post | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
I was privileged to become an Elder last year for the first time in Crete, when the International Transpersonal Community met in early October.
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Library offers programs for elders - The Harvell gazette

Library offers programs for elders - The Harvell gazette | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
The public library has a variety of programs for local senior citizens.
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Kruger named rising star in gerontology education - Indiana State University

Kruger named rising star in gerontology education - Indiana State University | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
Indiana State University Kruger named rising star in gerontology education Indiana State University She teaches a variety of courses, both age-related and others, and has developed a study abroad course to Finland to facilitate student...
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8 Smart Ideas People Have Had About Aging In Place - Huffington Post

8 Smart Ideas People Have Had About Aging In Place - Huffington Post | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
Baby boomers have long proclaimed their desire to stay in their homes post-retirement, a practice known as aging in place. They want to stay in the communities where they have friends, know their way around and have a support network.
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SIS Oral History Program: The Yesterday Elders Experienced - Inside Spelman

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Through a series of documentaries, the SIS Oral History Project will present The Yesterday Elders Experienced, Wednesday, March 18, at 6 p.m.
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Aging in place seminar - KJCT8.com

Aging in place seminar - KJCT8.com | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
Falls are the primary cause of accidental deaths in the United States according to the AARP, so for homeowner Ann Culbers, being safe in her home is very important.
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Why LGBTQ Seniors Need a Housing Strategy of Their Own - CityLab

Why LGBTQ Seniors Need a Housing Strategy of Their Own - CityLab | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
A new coalition of advocacy groups aims to help cities plan affordable housing geared toward the aging LGBTQ community.
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Finding Their Way Home: The Importance of Aging in Place for Older Adults | American Society on Aging

Finding Their Way Home: The Importance of Aging in Place for Older Adults | American Society on Aging | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
InnovAge in #Chicago presenting at #AiA15 conference! Follow @ASAging for details. #AginginPlace. http://t.co/0H3sB2Ud9p.
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Aging in What Place – Oversold concept or the refuge of denial? | Aging In Place Technology Watch

Aging in What Place – Oversold concept or the refuge of denial? | Aging In Place Technology Watch | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
#AIPTech Aging in What Place – Oversold concept or the refuge of denial?: The Washington Post article about ag... http://t.co/eXUMQUPc66
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U.S. Health Care Lags Worldwide for Those Over 65

U.S. Health Care Lags Worldwide for Those Over 65 | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
The United States still has mortifying lapses and problems, despite spending more on health care than any country in the world, a new Commonwealth Fund report reveals.
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What Are The Five Myths Of Aging? | Health

What Are The Five Myths Of Aging? | Health | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
It’s probably fair to say that most people aren’t excited about the prospect of aging. Continuing living — yes. Dealing with the health and other problems that accompany getting old — no. Now it’s true that each passing year can present the...
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"Elders Leading the Way to Resilience" by Daniel P. Aldrich, et al.

"Elders Leading the Way to Resilience" by Daniel P. Aldrich, et al. | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
The theory of change behind this project draws on multiple constructs, including elder empowerment, ibasho, community bonding, social capital, and community resilience. 1.
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The 10 Worst States For Aging Americans - Benzinga

The 10 Worst States For Aging Americans - Benzinga | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
A recently released independent analysis by 24/7 Wall St ranked the best and worst states in which to grow old. The analysis includes "a range of income, health, labor, and...
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Depression in the Elderly: It’s Not a Sign of Aging

Depression in the Elderly: It’s Not a Sign of Aging | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
RT @GuideforSeniors: #Depression in the Elderly: It’s Not a Sign of #Aging http://t.co/uGVhLRFjs6 #guideforseniors #elders http://t.co/RWdp…
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Territo: We need to better tend to our aging population - Shreveport Times

Territo: We need to better tend to our aging population - Shreveport Times | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
There is no excuse for these long-term care institutions to have average to poor ratings
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Aging expert: Abolish nursing homes, value elders - Ithaca Journal

Aging expert: Abolish nursing homes, value elders - Ithaca Journal | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
Ithaca’s Dr. Bill Thomas developed people-centered alternatives to nursing homes
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Aging in place concept has been oversold, professor argues - Washington Post

Aging in place concept has been oversold, professor argues - Washington Post | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
Aging in place is promoted as a possibility for everyone -- but it's not a good idea for many older Americans, a University of Florida gerontology professor asserts.
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