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Apr 20, 2018, 07:08 ET Grand Circle Corporation Receives Wellness Workdays' Best Wellness Employer Silver Certification

Grand Circle Corporation is pleased to announce that it has received Wellness Workdays' Best Wellness Employer silver certification for its...


Apr 20, 2018, 06:55 ET Hill-Rom Enhances Spot™ Vision Screener To Serve Senior Population

Hill-Rom (NYSE: HRC) announced new enhancements to its Welch Allyn Spot™ Vision Screener, enabling the device to quickly and effectively screen for...


Apr 19, 2018, 10:47 ET PA Lottery Powerball Tickets Worth $100,000 Each Sold in Lehigh Co.

Two Pennsylvania Lottery Powerball® with Power Play® tickets worth $100,000 each were sold a little over three miles apart for the Wednesday, April...


Apr 19, 2018, 10:45 ET Consumer Financial Protection Initiative Highlights Preventing Elder Abuse, Saving for Retirement

Education and outreach staff from the Department of Banking and Securities will be meeting with senior citizens, members of the military and...


Apr 19, 2018, 10:44 ET PA Lottery Fast Play Prize of Over $114,000 Won in Dillsburg

A York County store sold a progressive top prize-winning ticket worth $114,418 for the Pennsylvania Lottery's Triple Win Fast Play game on April...


Apr 19, 2018, 10:29 ET Cash 5 Jackpot of $400,000 Won in Luzerne County

A jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket sold for the Wednesday, April 18, drawing matched all five balls drawn, 05-12-14-21-38, to win...


Apr 19, 2018, 09:05 ET United Spinal to Host Frances M. Ozur Cole, New Mexico Disability Advocate for "Roll on Capitol Hill" in D.C.

United Spinal Association will host Frances M. Ozur Cole from Albuquerque, New Mexico, at its 7th Annual Roll on Capitol Hill, June 24-27 in...


Apr 19, 2018, 08:00 ET In Theaters This Fall, Brookdale's Hugely Popular "Celebrate Aging Film Festival"

Brookdale Senior Living residents are getting ready for their close-ups! The senior living provider has set the first Wednesday of October as the...


Apr 18, 2018, 18:34 ET Statement From AARP CEO Jo Ann Jenkins on the Passing of Barbara Bush

Today, AARP Chief Executive Officer Jo Ann Jenkins released the following statement on the passing of Barbara Bush: "Barbara Bush probably...


Apr 18, 2018, 15:28 ET Michigan Chamber of Commerce Supports Commonsense Medicaid Work Search Requirements

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today applauded the Senate Competitiveness Committee's vote on key legislation to promote independence among...


Apr 18, 2018, 13:00 ET Six Important Things Senior Travelers Need to Know When Buying Travel Insurance

Travelers of all ages look to travel insurance to protect themselves and their money, but coverage is even more important for older travelers who...


Apr 18, 2018, 12:05 ET Atlanta Eldercare Entrepreneur Tapped as New Chair of DC-Based Senior Care Pharmacy Coalition (SCPC)

Fred Burke, a Co-founder and President/CEO of Atlanta, GA-based Guardian Pharmacy Services has been tapped to serve as the new Chairman of the...


Apr 18, 2018, 08:29 ET Evento Internacional debate a melhoria no atendimento e na qualidade de vida das pessoas que vivem com incontinência

A incontinência afeta mais de 400 milhões de pessoas em todo o mundo e é um dos problemas médicos mais comuns que impactam no envelhecimento da...


Apr 17, 2018, 13:30 ET New Village Cooperative Senior Housing Coming To Colorado Springs, CO

On Tuesday, April 17th , 2018, Real Estate Equities Development, LLC announced plans for its newest Village Cooperative community, which will be...


Apr 17, 2018, 12:00 ET Kimberly Williams-Paisley And Blair Garner Host An '80s 'Dance Party To End Alz' Benefiting The Alzheimer's Association

On Sunday, June 3, 2018, Kimberly Williams-Paisley and Blair Garner will host the second Nashville "Dance Party to End Alz" to benefit the...


Apr 17, 2018, 10:08 ET PA Lottery's Spring Into Green Second-Chance Drawing Opens

The Pennsylvania Lottery's Spring Into Green is now accepting entries for chances to win up to $100,000. Players may enter any winning or...


Apr 17, 2018, 09:48 ET AARP's "Operation: Stop Scams" Provides Free Paper-Shredding for New Yorkers from Buffalo to Long Island

New Yorkers fought back against fraud today and helped protect themselves from identity theft by shredding truckloads of sensitive personal...


Apr 17, 2018, 07:00 ET National Oral Health Report: A State Of Decay

Oral Health America (OHA) today published a national report examining factors impacting the oral health of older adults. With an expected 72.1...


Apr 16, 2018, 11:03 ET AARP's Annual "Operation: Stop Scams" to Feature Document-Shredding Events and Other Activities in Communities Nationwide

As AARP today launches its second annual "Operation: Stop Scams" -- a five-week-long series of more than 150 free document-shredding events and...


Apr 16, 2018, 10:45 ET The inaugural meeting of The Goals of Care Coalition of NJ meets ahead of National Healthcare Decisions Day (NHDD)

The inaugural meeting of The Goals of Care Coalition of NJ (GOCCNJ) was held at the NJ Hospital Association (NJHA) in Princeton last week to...


Apr 16, 2018, 10:31 ET Watercrest Senior Living Group and Waypoint Residential Celebrate the Groundbreaking of Watercrest Newnan Assisted Living and Memory Care

Watercrest Senior Living Group and Waypoint Residential gathered with city officials, development, construction, and design partners to celebrate...


Apr 16, 2018, 09:07 ET PA Lottery Powerball Ticket Worth $100,000 Sold in Delaware County

A winning Pennsylvania Lottery Powerball® with Power Play® ticket worth $100,000 for the Saturday, April 14, drawing was sold in Delaware County....


Apr 16, 2018, 09:03 ET Cash 5 Jackpot of $200,000 Won in Lehigh County

A jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket sold for the Saturday, April 14, drawing matched all five balls drawn, 11-14-25-30-42, to win...


Apr 16, 2018, 08:03 ET New Taskforce Tackles Food Insecurity Within West Virginia's Senior Community

Hunger affects all 55 counties and more than 275,000 residents in West Virginia, including seniors. Four organizations — Alderson Broaddus...


Apr 13, 2018, 16:23 ET PA Lottery Fast Play Prize of Over $145,000 Won in York County

Friday the 13th turned out to be a lucky day for a Lottery player in Red Lion who purchased a progressive top prize-winning ticket worth...