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Iceland knows how to stop teen substance abuse
In Iceland, teenage smoking, drinking and drug use have been radically cut in the past 20 years. Emma Young finds out how they did it, and why other countries won’t follow suit.
5 Tips to Improve Your Visit to the OB-GYN
Stop fretting and follow these get-comfortable tips from doctors nationwide.
Home Health Care vs In-home Care: What's the Difference?
See how different services with similar names stack up in our comparison chart. Home health care = skilled medical care. In-home care = help w/ daily living
New Recommendations Guide Treatment For Those On The Spectrum
For the first time in 15 years, a major psychiatric organization is updating its practice guidelines for treating kids and adolescents with autism.
What is the best strategy for taking care of your aging parents at home?
Many of us find that as our parents age, they’re more likely to need assistance to carry out everyday activities. Many people's first instinct is to move their parents into their own homes. And while this is often a first--and sometimes the best--solution, it’s one that needs careful thought and planning.
The Caregiver's Guide to Alzheimer's Disease: 20 Memory Care Experts on Caring for Alzhiemer's...
Caring for loved ones with Alzheimer’s Disease or Dementia can be a confusing, emotionally taxing and overwhelming experience for caregivers and family members. Often, it’s tough to know where to turn to get the best, most informative answers to your questions about Alzheimer’s care. With that in mind, we reached out to 20 memory care …
How to Recognize Signs It's Time for Assisted Living
Caring for a elderly parents takes a toll on families. When is the right time to move to assisted living? We ask a psychologist for signs.
Save HUD 202
HUD’s Section 202 Housing for the Elderly program brings affordable housing to almost 400,000 very low-income older adults. A large and rapidly expanding population of low-income older adults faces the dual challenges of finding affordable, quality housing that can accommodate changing needs as we grow older. The HUD 202 provides funding for housing with service coordination so this population can age in place longer and with more positive health results. The goals for this campaign are simple: preserve every 202 home we have, and bring affordable housing to every older adult who needs it.
Risk Of Gout Attacks Can Be Reduced By Eating Cherries
A study has revealed that gout sufferers eating cherries for a 2 day period exhibited a 35 percent reduced risk of gout attacks in comparison to people who didn't eat cherries. Prior studies report that there
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…