Senior Citizens All the latest news affecting senior citizens and the elderly, with releases covering health issues such as health insurance and long-term care plan options, as well as financial considerations and retirement issues. Find stories about wellness and fitness programs and brain-health initiatives, along with announcements of community support, outreach, and social events. Also included are releases regarding the financial performance and corporate structures of companies specializing in products and services for the elderly.

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Jun 20, 2016, 09:37 ET Cash 5 Jackpot Split by Tickets Sold in Lancaster, Warren Counties

A $450,000 Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 jackpot from the Friday, June 17, drawing was split by two winning tickets sold in Lancaster and Warren...


Jun 20, 2016, 09:00 ET Del Webb Announces New 55+ Community in Charleston Market

 Del Webb is proud is announce plans for Del Webb Nexton, its second community in the greater Charleston area. Located in Summerville, the...


Jun 20, 2016, 07:15 ET Ranked: 10 Best (and Worst) States Where You Can Retire Rich

 'Do I have enough money saved for retirement?' —  it's a question on the minds of many soon-to-be retirees and Americans across the...


Jun 20, 2016, 05:00 ET IOF Launches 2016 Global Awareness Campaign for World Osteoporosis Day

Love Your Bones: Protect Your Future The International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) launches a call to action for this year's World Osteoporosis...


Jun 20, 2016, 05:00 ET L'IOF lance sa campagne internationale de sensibilisation 2016 pour la Journée Mondiale de l'Ostéoporose

Aimez vos os : protégez votre avenir   La Fondation Internationale de l'Ostéoporose (IOF - International Osteoporosis...


Jun 20, 2016, 05:00 ET La IOF lanza la Campaña de Concienciación Mundial 2016 para el Día Mundial Contra la Osteoporosis

Love Your Bones: Protect Your Future ("Ama tus huesos: Protege tu futuro")  La International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) ha lanzado una...


Jun 17, 2016, 16:00 ET "Living Well, Aging Well" a Blockbuster Hit at MPTF

 More than 500 active and retired entertainment industry professionals celebrated health and fitness with MPTF (Motion Picture & Television...


Jun 17, 2016, 13:00 ET Key Workplace Flexibility Bill For Family Caregivers Passes Illinois Senate

 Countless family caregivers struggle with balancing the pressures of providing care for their loved ones while at the same time meeting the...


Jun 17, 2016, 07:00 ET FirstLight Home Care Announces Plans to Expand in Indianapolis Area

 FirstLight Home Care, a provider of quality, non-medical home care, is hosting a free Franchise Seminar July 20th from 6 – 8 p.m. at...


Jun 16, 2016, 14:24 ET Treasure Hunt Offers New Record Jackpot of $250,000

 The Pennsylvania Lottery's Treasure Hunt game offers a record jackpot of $250,000 for the Friday, June 17, 2016, drawing. It is the largest...


Jun 16, 2016, 12:55 ET HopeWest Receives Perfect Results on Unannounced State Survey

 HopeWest received perfect results for the second consecutive time on an unannounced, onsite survey of hospice organizations conducted every...


Jun 16, 2016, 10:00 ET Belmont Village's Circle of Friends® Program Named Best of the Best in Memory Care

 Belmont Village Senior Living's memory enrichment program, Circle of Friends® for mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and mild to moderate...


Jun 16, 2016, 10:00 ET AARP Members Can Save on Personalized Greetings and Gift Cards from The Gift Card Shop™

 AARP members can now receive up to 50 percent savings on personalized digital and physical greeting cards, with a new member benefit available...


Jun 16, 2016, 09:00 ET LeadingAge CAST Releases New Electronic Health Record Adoption Model

The LeadingAge Center for Aging Services Technologies (CAST) has updated its electronic health record (EHR) portfolio with a new CAST 7-stage EHR...


Jun 16, 2016, 08:45 ET New App Connects Caregivers to Updated Health and Well-being Information for the Elders They Care for

 FallCall Solutions, LLC, developer of iPhone® and Apple Watch® apps designed to improve the safety, care and well-being of elders,...


Jun 16, 2016, 08:04 ET Abilities Expo Chicago to Enhance Attendee Experience, June 24-26

 The thousands of people with disabilities, their families, caregivers, seniors, wounded veterans and healthcare professionals that are...


Jun 16, 2016, 08:00 ET Valeant Pharmaceuticals Announces Launch Of New PreserVision® AREDS 2 Formula + Multivitamin

Inventive Eye Supplement from Bausch + Lomb Offers Consumers Greater Ease and Convenience  Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc....


Jun 16, 2016, 07:46 ET 83-Year-Old Finds Freedom After Stroke Leaves Her Paralyzed

Sandra Kniffin is 83 years old and spends 95% of her life in a wheelchair.  This spunky woman is a stroke survivor which has left her...


Jun 15, 2016, 15:18 ET Pennsylvania Stands United Against Elder Abuse

 Today, Lieutenant Governor Mike Stack joined Secretary of Aging Teresa Osborne, and Deputy Secretary of Banking and Securities Brian LaForme...


Jun 15, 2016, 14:46 ET New Venture by CenseoHealth Brings Chronic Care Management to the Home

 Censeo Health LLC, a leading provider of in-home health assessments conducted by physicians, announced Wednesday the formation of...


Jun 15, 2016, 14:00 ET Banking and Securities, Aging Departments Launch New Video to Assist Professionals Identify, Prevent Elder Financial Abuse

 During a World Elder Abuse Awareness Day gathering today at the Governor's Residence, the Department of Aging recognized adult protective...


Jun 15, 2016, 09:52 ET Affordable Care Service for Seniors Arrives in San Antonio

Getting old is no walk in the park, and the costs associated with senior care can prove too much for many. Care Ridge, which opened its doors to...


Jun 15, 2016, 09:00 ET Philips introduces CarePoint 5.0, an intuitive wireless health technology solution to enhance resident safety and response in senior living communities

 Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG; AEX: PHIA) today introduced CarePoint 5.0, a resident safety and wander management solution designed to provide...


Jun 15, 2016, 08:02 ET The David Geffen Foundation Joins Rona Barrett Foundation to Support Affordable Senior Housing

 The David Geffen Foundation is the newest "Golden Star" to support the Rona Barrett Foundation Golden Inn & Village, a...


Jun 15, 2016, 08:00 ET Gardner Capital Development to Develop Affordable Senior Housing Community

Gardner Capital Development has been awarded a reservation of Low Income Housing Tax Credits from the Arizona Department of Housing to develop the...