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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16:05 ETWelltower Closes $1.3 Billion Senior Unsecured Notes Offering

Welltower Inc. (NYSE: WELL) today announced that it has successfully closed its offering of $1.3 billion in aggregate principal amount of senior...


11:45 ETInventHelp Inventor Develops Improved Headstone with Incorporated Memorabilia (NPL-203)

An inventor from Naples, Fla., has developed the MEMORY MONUMENT, an improved headstone designed to safely store various memorabilia upon a grave...


11:13 ETSocial Security Solutions Partners with United Medicare Advisors to Help Millions of Retiring Americans

United Medicare Advisors and Social Security Solutions have partnered to help millions of Americans make smarter decisions in retirement as part of a ...


08:37 ETFood Trucks Aren't Just for Millennials Says Retirement Community

Wake Robin, Vermont's first Continuing Care Retirement Community, is welcoming food trucks as the millennial trend of eating out while saving a few...


Aug 15, 2018, 19:10 ETAddus HomeCare Announces Pricing Of Public Offering Of Common Stock

Addus HomeCare Corporation (Nasdaq: ADUS) ("Addus" or the "Company"), a provider of home care services, today announced the pricing of an...


Aug 15, 2018, 11:27 ETNew Data: Rebates are Unrelated to Drugmakers' Pricing Strategies

As the Administration considers modifying price concessions for prescription drugs in Medicare and federal programs, the Pharmaceutical Care...


Aug 15, 2018, 09:00 ETMerck Foundation Supports New Programs to Improve Care for Alzheimer's Patients And Caregivers in the United States

The Merck Foundation (the Foundation) is supporting two new programs to improve the health and wellbeing of vulnerable individuals living with...


Aug 15, 2018, 08:02 ETSeveral Senior Helpers® Locations Throughout South Carolina Celebrate 10 Years

Senior Helpers®, one of the nation's premier providers of personalized in-home senior care, announced the ten-year anniversary of the South Carolina...


Aug 14, 2018, 16:57 ETCritically-Needed Affordable Senior Housing Coming to South Miami Heights with Groundbreaking of "Caribbean Village"

The public/private collaboration involving Miami-Dade County, Pinnacle Housing Group and the South Miami Heights Community Development Corporation...


Aug 14, 2018, 11:01 ETNew Report Identifies Unique Challenges for LGBT Community Facing Alzheimer's and Other Dementias

LGBT and Dementia – a new issues brief developed by the Alzheimer's Association and SAGE outlines the unique challenges facing LGBT older adults...


Aug 14, 2018, 10:01 ETMore Than Half of Workers Approaching Retirement Believe They Will Return to Work

Providing insight into the changing post-retirement landscape, a new surveyi by Home Instead, Inc. revealed that more than half (53 percent) of...


Aug 14, 2018, 09:18 ETBernadette Greatorex Named Vice President of Sales and Strategic Partnerships at Maplewood Senior Living

Maplewood Senior Living, an innovative, premiere senior living provider, proudly announced today that it has named Bernadette Greatorex as Vice...


Aug 14, 2018, 09:00 ETConservatory At Champion Forest Announces Multi-Million Dollar Grand Unveiling

A grand unveiling date is set for Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, to showcase the multi-million dollar remodel of award-winning senior living community...


Aug 14, 2018, 08:54 ETAlways Best Care Senior Services Recognizes Franchisee Of The Year

Always Best Care Senior Services, one of the leading senior care franchise systems in the United States, announced today that Steve Logan, owner of...


Aug 14, 2018, 08:42 ETMore Proof that TRIP Volunteer Driver Program is a Superior Transportation Service Option

The TRIP volunteer driver mileage reimbursement program of the Independent Living Partnership has set a new performance record again this year,...


Aug 13, 2018, 17:21 ETNew Leader at Wilmington Nursing Home Authors the Book on Nursing Care

Regency Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center's new Administrator, Tina Larose, knows what families are looking for in choosing a skilled nursing or...


Aug 13, 2018, 13:23 ETSenior Dental Care Acquired by Serent Capital

Senior Dental Care, a leading dental care provider for nursing homes, has been acquired by Serent Capital, a San Francisco-based private equity firm...


Aug 13, 2018, 10:21 ETChicopee Gardens Welcomes New Administrator

Chicopee Gardens for Nursing and Rehabilitation is pleased to announce that Thomas Rackliffe, NHA has joined their ranks as their new Administrator....


Aug 13, 2018, 10:00 ETNationwide® increases payout percentages at key retirement ages on its variable annuity lifetime income rider

Nationwide recently announced changes to its variable annuity lifetime income rider, Nationwide L.inc, that will increase pay outs for three age...


Aug 13, 2018, 09:00 ET104 Year Old Lives Her Dream Of Riding A Harley, Gets Wish Granted Through Bucket List Program

Village Concepts, a third generation family owned business, is proud to help seniors live their best lives in retirement and assisted living...


Aug 13, 2018, 09:00 ETNational Osteoporosis Foundation Named an Official Charity Partner of the 2018 TCS New York City Marathon and Fields a Team of Runners Aged 40+

The National Osteoporosis Foundation (NOF), the leading bone health organization in the U.S., was named an Official Charity Partner of the 2018 TCS...


Aug 13, 2018, 08:18 ETParks Associates: 19% of Households Own Two or More Connected Health Devices

New Parks Associates research shows 19% of U.S. broadband households now own two or more connected health devices, a modest increase from 16% in...


Aug 13, 2018, 08:00 ETBright Health to Enter New York City Medicare Advantage Market in Partnership with Mount Sinai Health Partners

Today, Bright Health announced its intention to offer Medicare Advantage plans in New York City, making this partnership the newest market addition...


Aug 10, 2018, 14:10 ETWhy is This Renowned Chef Cooking for Seniors? Meet Frank Ziegler, the Big Guy in Whites

At first glance, Frank Ziegler seems out of place serving as Corporate Chef for the Shepherd senior living communities. A former sergeant in the...


Aug 10, 2018, 12:50 ETProfNet Experts Available on Aging Boomers, Ancient Manuscripts

Below are experts from the ProfNet network who are available to discuss timely issues in your coverage area. You can also submit a query to the...