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Getting Ready to Age in Place | Inside Aging Parent Care

Getting Ready to Age in Place | Inside Aging Parent Care | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
Environmental Pitfalls to Overcome On one of my visits to North Carolina to see Mom and Bernie, some of Mom’s friends took me aside to express their
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Older People Become What They Think, Study Shows

Older People Become What They Think, Study Shows | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
When older adults view age as a time of wisdom, self-realization and satisfaction, they are more likely to seek preventive medical care and die later, and less likely to suffer memory loss and poor physical functioning, a growing body of research...
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23 Illusions Shattered By Age

23 Illusions Shattered By Age | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
The illusion of immortality was but the first of many illusions dispelled by the transit into and ultimately through midlife. On this, the far side of midlife, the deconstruction of illusions has only accelerated.
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How Would You Rate Your Life?

How Would You Rate Your Life? | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
We asked 1,200 women 60 and older to share what they've learned about love, work, parenthood and finding their true path. Prepare to be amazed, amused, surprised—and inspired about your own life's possibilities.

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Washington Post Social Reader on Facebook | Facebook

Facebook is a social utility that connects people with friends and others who work, study and live around them.
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Chart of the Day - Senior Housing News

When Care Innovations announced a few weeks ago that it would be “doubling down” on its product offerings to narrow its focus exclusively to senior care and aging in place, Senior Housing News was curious: What does that ...

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Seniors face retirement 'perfect storm' in 2013 - NBCNews.com

Seniors face retirement 'perfect storm' in 2013 - NBCNews.com | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
Seniors face retirement 'perfect storm' in 2013NBCNews.comAn estimated 7 million Americans will reach the age of 65 by the start of 2013, and many will no doubt be thinking about retiring.

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Legacy and Issues of Aging - Huffington Post (blog)

Legacy and Issues of Aging - Huffington Post (blog) | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
Legacy and Issues of AgingHuffington Post (blog)My musings as I approach my 74th birthday: Maybe that's why I feel invisible! But I'm feeling energetic and in love with my life, and I realize my blessings.
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Scams target elders for personal finance information - Concord Monitor

Scams target elders for personal finance information - Concord Monitor | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
Scams target elders for personal finance informationConcord MonitorScams target elders for personal finance information. By SARAH PALERMO Monitor Staff. Thursday, November 8, 2012. Email; Print; Comments (0).
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Aging-friendly communities - Herald Times Reporter

Aging-friendly communities - Herald Times Reporter | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
Aging-friendly communitiesHerald Times ReporterFaye Malek, family living educator with the Manitowoc County University of Wisconsin-Extension, gives a presentation called 'Creating Aging-Friendly Communities' at the Chamber Café held Thursday at...
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Making space for parents

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Multi-generational living is bringing families in Atlanta’s intown communities and suburbs closer together, especially as parents move in with their adult children.
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Another source of a pretty extensive list of resources. I have not read the book but he seems to have the bases covered.ress for SEPTEMBER UNIVERSITY - a new way of aging, by Charles D. Hayes

Another source of a pretty extensive list of resources.  I have not read the book but he seems to have the bases covered.ress for SEPTEMBER UNIVERSITY - a new way of aging, by Charles D. Hayes | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
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One-Third Of America's Middle Class Plan To Work Into Their 80s: Survey

Retirement is becoming an unaffordable luxury for a growing number of middle-class Americans.

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Help at Hand When Elderly Relative's Health Fails

Help at Hand When Elderly Relative's Health Fails | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
Can't be there to manage elderly relative's health decline? These folks will stand in for you
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New Life for the Class Act?

New Life for the Class Act? | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
Some advocates for the elderly hope that movement toward national long-term care insurance can be revived.
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The aging brain: Why getting older just might be awesome

The aging brain: Why getting older just might be awesome | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
Google "the aging brain" and you will find a largely sobering landscape of cognitive deterioration. But that's not the whole picture.
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Aging and Parkinson's and Me: Seven Exercises to Prevent Memory Loss

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Elder-care costs, state-by-state

Elder-care costs, state-by-state | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
A survey of nursing home and assisted living costs raises big questions—including, “Should we move Mom to Shreveport?
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Six out of every seven doctors agree: Our health-care system doesn’t work

Six out of every seven doctors agree: Our health-care system doesn’t work | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
6 Out Of Every 7 Doctors Agree: Our Health-Care System Doesn't Work.

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5 Infuriating Fibs About Women Over 50

5 Infuriating Fibs About Women Over 50 | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
Your LifeAlmost six years ago I turned 50, and had no idea what I was getting myself into. It was time for a quick assessment: When did those post-menopausal pounds get attached to my body? What w...
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Sandwich generation turns to technology to help take care of aging parents - Lake City Reporter

Sandwich generation turns to technology to help take care of aging parentsLake City Reporter(BPT) - It's human nature to want to take care of those we love.
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10 Things Every Family Should Know About Aging with Dignity and Independence - Huffington Post

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10 Things Every Family Should Know About Aging with Dignity and IndependenceHuffington PostAging with dignity and independence is the ability to live life to its fullest in the place you call home, regardless of age, illness or disability.
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Five New Technologies for Aging in Place | Aging In Place ...

Five New Technologies for Aging in Place | Aging In Place ... | Aging in 21st Century | Scoop.it
Updated (8-25-2012) Aging and Health Technology Report Click here. Updated (7-31-2012) The Future of Home Care Technology Click here. Updated (5-29-2012) Technology Market Overview Report Click here. Published ...
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The Future Face of Aging in Place - Aging In Place

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The Future Face of Aging in Place http://t.co/x4kn4S1E...
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Aging, Autonomy, and Social Determinants of Health - Over 65 blog

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