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AP Senior Health

Silver Alerts tested for Alzheimer's patients lost on foot

Three Florida counties will test a new way to alert authorities when Alzheimer's patients walk away from caretakers
Published: 04/30/16

In Easton, it takes a village to build a community

The Village on College Hill is a volunteer-driven, grass-roots organization mostly of seniors helping other seniors
Published: 04/30/16

Critics of $1 billion NFL concussion deal seek court review

Critics of the proposed $1 billion settlement of NFL concussion claims want a full U.S. appeals court in Philadelphia to review the 65-year plan
Published: 04/28/16

BC-US--NFL Concussion Lawsuit,2nd Ld-Writethru, US

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Critics of the proposed $1 billion settlement of NFL concussion claims want a full U.S. appeals court in Philadelphia to review a recent court decision that upheld the deal.
Published: 04/28/16

BC-US--NFL Concussion Lawsuit,1st Ld-Writethru, US

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Critics of the proposed $1 billion settlement of NFL concussion claims want a full U.S. appeals court in Philadelphia to review a recent court decision that upheld the deal.
Published: 04/28/16
Health aide, elderly woman escape just before train hits car

Health aide, elderly woman escape just before train hits car

Authorities say a health aide and her 87-year-old passenger fled to safety seconds before a train smashed into their car
Published: 04/28/16

Eye telescope helps Connecticut woman see life clearly again

A Connecticut woman is seeing more clearly again now that she has a tiny telescope in her right eye
Published: 04/25/16
Student brings music to health care facilities in Sioux City

Student brings music to health care facilities in Sioux City

Since the beginning of the school year, Natasha Hongsermeier - a senior at Morningside College with a triple major in biology, chemistry and music - has organized numerous music performances at UnityPoint Health-St
Published: 04/24/16
The Latest: People evacuated from assisted-living facility

The Latest: People evacuated from assisted-living facility

A heavy-duty truck has been used to evacuate elderly and other residents from a Houston-area assisted living facility that's surrounded by floodwaters
Published: 04/19/16
Western Kansas mental hospital workers decry short staffing

Western Kansas mental hospital workers decry short staffing

Two employees of the state's mental hospital in western Kansas have told legislators that staffing shortages there have created dangerous conditions
Published: 04/18/16