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Visiting A Loved One With Alzheimer's? Remember These 3 Tips
Take note of these three tips before visiting your loved one with Alzheimer's disease.
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.
10 of the Most Wheelchair Accessible Beaches in the World
Many locations offer beaches that are accessible, but it can be difficult to find them. Here's a list of the most wheelchair accessible beaches in the world
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…
How Nutritional Needs Change for Seniors and What You Can Eat For Good Health
Did you know your nutritional needs change as you age? Learn how you can promote good health in your later years and eat for healthy longevity.
Addicted to a Substance: What Determines How Quickly This Happens
Addicted to a Substance: Some people may choose to experiment with addictive substances, thinking they can quit before they become addicted.
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.
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.
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.
Restaurant customer expresses gratitude with a $2,000 tip
A regular customer at a Washington, D.C. restaurant ate an order of gumbo and fried chicken — then left a $2,000 tip.