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Foundation Empowers Widows with Free Healthcare, Skills Acquisition (Vanguard)

Post Date: 07/28/2018

A foundation is seeking to empower widows in Nigeria with needed skills to earn an income, as well as provide… [Read More]

Women Bear Alzheimer’s Burden: Researchers Are Trying to Discover Why (CNN)

Post Date: 07/26/2018

At the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference in Chicago, researchers are exploring biological and social differences that might explain why more women than… [Read More]

WHO Washes its Hands of Older People (The Lancet)

Post Date: 01/16/2018

  WHO’s proposed 13th General Programme of Work makes no reference to older people or conditions associated with later life. Lloyd-Sherlock,… [Read More]

When Nursing Homes Push out Poor and Disabled Patients (Kaiser Health News)

Post Date: 12/26/2017

Complaints about allegedly improper evictions and discharges from nursing homes are on the rise in California, Illinois, and other states,… [Read More]

Oldest Residents’ Safety More Vulnerable During Disasters (U.S. News and World Report)

Post Date: 09/18/2017

Sedensky discusses how natural disasters, such as Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, heighten the health and safety risks of already vulnerable… [Read More]

The Five-Year-Old Pillar of the Family: Little Girl Becomes the Sole Carer of Her Grandma and Great-Grandma… (Daily Mail, 2017)

Post Date: 03/08/2017

Two older women in China rely on a five-year-old girl to provide for their health and physical needs, highlighting the… [Read More]