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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Jul 16, 2019, 17:10 ET Brookdale Comments on Land & Buildings Letter

Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE: BKD) ("Brookdale" or the "Company") today issued the following statement: At Brookdale, we appreciate and value...


Jul 16, 2019, 11:13 ET New Research Reveals SafelyYou's AI-Enabled Fall Detection Reduces Need for Emergency Service Care in Dementia Care Facilities

Real-time fall detection using SafelyYou's artificial intelligence-enabled video recording reduced the need for emergency services by a staggering...


Jul 16, 2019, 10:05 ET New Survey Shows Older Adults Are Willing to Pay More in Monthly Medicare Premiums to Ensure a Cap on Out-Of-Pocket Prescription Drug Costs

Today, the Alliance for Aging Research announced the results of a survey that found over half of older adults over the age of 65 (52 percent) are...


Jul 16, 2019, 09:00 ET American Senior Benefits joins Integrity Marketing Group in Transformational Partnership

Integrity Marketing Group, LLC ("Integrity"), the nation's largest independent distributor of life and health insurance products, today announced it...


Jul 16, 2019, 08:34 ET LA County Volunteer Driver Project Ends

Five hundred and twenty-five clients of Los Angeles County Workforce Development Aging and Community Services (WDACS) received 83,514 needed trips by ...


Jul 15, 2019, 14:42 ET Avances en la búsqueda mundial de marcadores sanguíneos de la enfermedad de Alzheimer y otras demencias

INFORMACIÓN PROCEDENTE DEL CONGRESO INTERNACIONAL DE 2019 DE LA ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION LOS ÁNGELES, 15 de julio de 2019 /PRNewswire/ En el marco del ...


Jul 15, 2019, 13:08 ET Fortschritte in der weltweiten Erforschung von Blutmarkern für Alzheimer und andere Demenzerkrankungen

Bei der Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) 2019 in Los Angeles wurde von signifikanten Fortschritten in der weltweiten...


Jul 15, 2019, 12:30 ET Progrès dans la recherche mondiale de marqueurs sanguins de la maladie d'Alzheimer et d'autres formes de démence

Des progrès importants dans la recherche mondiale de technologies de test sanguin pour la maladie d'Alzheimer et d'autres formes de démence ont été...


Jul 15, 2019, 12:30 ET Advances In The Global Search For Blood Markers For Alzheimer's Disease And Other Dementias

Significant advances in the global search for blood test technologies for Alzheimer's disease and other dementias were reported at the Alzheimer's...


Jul 15, 2019, 06:00 ET Pappas: Senior citizens owed as much as $45 million in unclaimed Cook County property tax exemptions

As many as 26,500 senior citizens could save a total of $45 million on their Cook County property tax bills due August 1, 2019, by applying now for...


Jul 12, 2019, 12:03 ET Senate Proposal Suggests National Approach to Retirement Policy--Actuaries Weigh In on the Potential Challenges and Benefits

Legislation introduced in the U.S. Senate in spring 2019 to create a federal Commission on Retirement Security raises the question of what a cohesive ...


Jul 11, 2019, 15:12 ET CPS Announces Partnership with Qypsys to Bring Fiber Optic Infrastructure to Senior Living Organizations

Care Purchasing Services (CPS), the leading national group purchasing organization dedicated to the senior living market, partners with Qypsys to...


Jul 11, 2019, 07:11 ET Commercial Real Estate Finance (CRE-Finance) has been retained to arrange $60 Million in Financing for Two Assisted Living/Memory Care facilities in New York and Ohio

Commercial Real Estate Finance (CRE-Finance) has expanded their business and created a Senior Living Facilities Division which will cater to Senior...


Jul 10, 2019, 17:56 ET The Lewy Body Dementia Resource Center is Hosting an Exclusive Private Screening and Reception of Robin's Wish at Lincoln Center in New York

On Wednesday, July 17, 2019, the Lewy Body Dementia Resource Center will host a special exclusive screening of Robin's Wish. This timely documentary...


Jul 10, 2019, 12:39 ET Watercrest Columbia Assisted Living and Memory Care Announces Job Fair and Community Tours

Watercrest Senior Living Group and Titan Development Real Estate Fund I are pleased to announce that construction is nearing completion at Watercrest ...


Jul 10, 2019, 10:00 ET The Seniors Center introduces two websites, insolvency countdown clock to warn public about Social Security's funding crisis

Today, seniors advocacy nonprofit, The Seniors Center, through their grassroots campaign #KeepOurTrust, unveiled two new websites aimed at alerting...


Jul 10, 2019, 09:30 ET IALC Launches Video Series to Help Americans Be "Game Ready" For Retirement

To help jump-start retirement planning, the Indexed Annuity Leadership Council (IALC) has released the first video in a three-part series designed to ...


Jul 10, 2019, 09:22 ET A New Faith-Based Novel "In Heaven For Awhile," From First Time Novelist Larry Vanderveen, Now Available On Amazon And Kindle

Having recently celebrated his 85th birthday, first-time novelist and California native Larry Vanderveen announced today that he has just published...


Jul 10, 2019, 09:00 ET Clover Health Launches Clover Therapeutics, a New Research Subsidiary to Develop Treatment for Chronic Diseases

Clover Health today launched Clover Therapeutics, a research subsidiary focused on developing medicines for older adults. Clover Therapeutics also...


Jul 10, 2019, 08:00 ET Avenir Healthcare Group CEO Appointed to Age-Friendly NYC Commission

Avenir Healthcare Group, which provides administrative, consulting and management services to a network of assisted living and rehabilitative care...


Jul 09, 2019, 11:00 ET GuidedChoice Projections Are Now Utilized by ICMA-RC to Improve Participant Retirement Readiness and Overall Plan Health

GuidedChoice, an independent digital investment advisory firm, is proud to announce that ICMA-RC, a mission focused financial services organization...


Jul 09, 2019, 10:08 ET Medicare Advantage Offers Clues to Untangling the "Medicare for All" Dilemma

"Medicare for All" has become a confusing term among the existing 65+ year old Medicare population as they watch Congress debate universal health...


Jul 09, 2019, 10:05 ET HandsFree Health Supports A Smart Home To Help Americans Age-In-Place

HandsFree Health™, provides seniors with a fully integrated, personalized, and interactive health platform that enables them to stay healthy at home...


Jul 09, 2019, 09:05 ET ConcertoHealth Delivers Double-Digit Improvements in Hospital Admissions and Annual Wellness Visits

ConcertoHealth®, the leading full-risk provider of specialized primary care and supporting clinical services for vulnerable, frail and elderly...


Jul 09, 2019, 08:00 ET Senior Helpers Strengthens Resources, Appoints Renowned Physician to Board of Directors

Today, Senior Helpers®, the nation's premier provider of in-home senior care, announced the appointment of Dr. Alan Abrams, a well-known, highly...