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Feb 01, 2017, 07:29 ET Northeast Ohio Resident Semanthie Brooks Appointed to AARP Ohio Executive Council

Northeast Ohio resident Semanthie Brooks, ACSW, LISW, has recently been appointed to the AARP Ohio Executive Council. Executive Council members are...


Jan 31, 2017, 17:34 ET Caring.com Announces Fall 2016 Student-Caregiver Scholarship Winners

Caring.com, a leading senior care resource for family caregivers, is pleased to announce the winners of its Fall 2016 Student-Caregiver...


Jan 31, 2017, 12:02 ET AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Will Provide Free Tax Assistance And Preparation Today Through April 18

Beginning today through April 18, AARP Foundation is providing free tax assistance and preparation through its Tax-Aide program. AARP...


Jan 31, 2017, 11:49 ET Mike Haynes Shares Prostate Cancer Story at Super Bowl LI

Pro Football Hall of Fame member and Know Your Stats® spokesperson, Mike Haynes will touch down in Houston the week leading up to Super Bowl LI to...


Jan 31, 2017, 07:01 ET OurTime Releases Dating After 50 Survey

OurTime, the largest dating community for singles aged 50 and over, today released findings from its new survey, It's Still On: Dating After 50,...


Jan 30, 2017, 21:37 ET La mayoría de los estadounidenses desconoce una de las principales causas de ceguera en la población de adultos mayores

La degeneración macular relacionada con la edad (AMD) es una de las principales causas de ceguera entre adultos mayores, pues afecta a...


Jan 30, 2017, 20:06 ET AARP Launches Campaign to Protect Medicare

AARP today launched a comprehensive campaign to protect Medicare in the face of proposals by some in Congress that would hurt hardworking...


Jan 30, 2017, 18:53 ET AARP Ohio Launches Campaign to Protect Medicare

AARP today launched a comprehensive campaign to protect Medicare in the face of proposals by some in Congress that would hurt hardworking Ohioans...


Jan 30, 2017, 16:16 ET AARP Illinois Launches Campaign to Protect Medicare

AARP today launched a comprehensive campaign to protect Medicare in the face of proposals by some in Congress that would hurt hardworking...


Jan 30, 2017, 14:10 ET Most Americans Unaware of One of the Leading Causes of Blindness Among Seniors

Age-related Macular Degeneration is one of the leading causes of blindness among seniors, affecting approximately 2.1 million people nationwide[1]....


Jan 30, 2017, 10:19 ET AARP Launches Medicare Campaign in Lead Up to President's Address to Congress

AARP today launched a comprehensive campaign to protect Medicare in the face of proposals by some in Congress that would hurt hardworking Americans...


Jan 30, 2017, 09:46 ET HJ Sims Announces Advance Refunding of Presbyterian Retirement Communities Outstanding Bonds Allows for $34 million+ in Gross Savings over Life of Prior Bond Issue

HJ Sims, a privately held investment bank and wealth management firm founded in 1935 on Wall Street and celebrating more than 80 years of service,...


Jan 30, 2017, 08:40 ET ONKÖL Nominated for Prestigious GSMA "Glomo" Award

Milwaukee startup ONKÖL announced today that it has been nominated for "Innovation in Health" in the Connected Life category at the 22nd annual...


Jan 27, 2017, 09:29 ET CareRise® Holdings Expands its Healthcare Risk Management Platform with PRE-CLAIM OPTICS for Medical-Malpractice Insurers

CareRise® is now offering a new program to insurance carriers designed to identify and address potential risks and liabilities in healthcare...


Jan 26, 2017, 15:29 ET PA Lottery's St. Patrick's Day-themed Instant Games Offer Big Cash Prizes, Second Chances to Win

The Pennsylvania Lottery's new Pot of Gold and Lots O' Loot instant games are now on sale, offering exciting cash prizes as well as second chances...


Jan 26, 2017, 11:59 ET 2017 Greets PBMs With New CMS Report Undermining "Rebate" Claims While Key GOP Senator Considers PBM Role in Higher Drug Prices

The President and CEO of the Senior Care Pharmacy Coalition (SCPC) today predicted the increasingly apparent role of Pharmacy Benefit Managers...


Jan 26, 2017, 11:45 ET Exordium Networks, Inc. Involved in Local and Global Charitable "Upliftment" Initiatives

Supporting global and local non-profits, Exordium Networks Inc, is on a mission to aid in sustainable "upliftment" efforts – financially and "hands...


Jan 26, 2017, 10:00 ET Trilogy® by Shea Homes® Awarded America's Most Trusted® Active Adult Resort Builder for Fifth Consecutive Year

Trilogy® by Shea Homes®, a national Active Lifestyle Communities builder, has been recognized as America's Most Trusted® Active Adult Resort...


Jan 26, 2017, 07:18 ET FirstLight Home Care Named Top 100 Fastest Growing Franchise

FirstLight Home Care, a provider of quality, affordable, non-medical home care for adults, was ranked as the No. 25 Fastest Growing franchise, and...


Jan 25, 2017, 17:15 ET Shepherd Health Acquires Countryside Lakes Independent and Assisted Living Community in Port Orange, FL

Shepherd Health, a Miami-based real estate development company, has purchased CountrySide Lakes, a 146 Unit Independent and Assisted Living...


Jan 25, 2017, 16:00 ET Blue Shield of California, Hill Physicians Medical Group and Snowline Hospice Collaborate to Offer Home-based Palliative Care to Seriously Ill Patients

Blue Shield of California, Hill Physicians Medical Group and Snowline Hospice have announced a new home-based palliative care program that brings...


Jan 25, 2017, 13:34 ET Pennsylvania Insurance Commissioner Appointed Chair of National Task Force on Senior Issues

Insurance Commissioner Teresa Miller will chair a task force as part of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) that will...


Jan 25, 2017, 10:50 ET ViewClix Builds Lively Connections for Seniors and Families

ViewClix LLC (www.viewclix.com) today announced availability of the ViewClix Smart Frame, the first video plus picture frame that's designed...


Jan 25, 2017, 10:00 ET Savvy Retirement Planning Goes Beyond Finances

Retirement Wisdom LLC announces the official launch of their retirement coaching and resources firm for professionals who are nearing retirement or...


Jan 25, 2017, 09:14 ET Cash 5 Jackpot of $125,000 Won in Cumberland County

One jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket worth $125,000 from the Tuesday, January 24, drawing was sold at Smoker's Express, 457 N....